Category: Advice For Graduates

8 Common CV Mistakes that you Need to Avoid

It's surprisingly easy to make simple mistakes on your CV but once you've sent it off to an employer the damage is irreversible.…

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Why you should take a Gap Year

If you're coming to the end of your university life, you may be considering what's next? Plenty of graduates are unsure about diving…

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Graduate Starting Salaries: What to Expect from your Subject

Many graduates are unsure of what to expect in terms of their salary when looking for their first graduate job. Some face a…

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Are Greedy Graduate Job Boards Monopolising the Market and Limiting the Opportunities that Graduates See?

Every graduate faces the impending challenge of the job search. This can be an exciting time as they explore the promising career opportunities…

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5 Tips to Help You Sail Through Phone Interviews

In my previous article I questioned why more recruiters don't conduct face-to-face interviews and it was met with quite a mixed response. Many…

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5 Reasons why all Graduates need to be on LinkedIn

Every week our Consultants go on trips across the UK and meet with graduates. These are ambitious, driven and eager graduates who are…

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4 Steps to Tackle your Graduate Job Hunt

Every graduate faces the looming experience of leaving the university bubble behind and breaking out into the real world of work, and this…

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Does a Master’s Degree Add Value to Your CV?

A higher-level qualification equals a better job, right? It is this belief that might motivate ambitious and academically-minded individuals to take their education…

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6 Great Questions to Ask in an Interview

You are preparing for an interview: You've crammed information about the company into your brain, thought about the kinds of questions you might…

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Creating a Blog Can Land You a Job

Want your CV to stand out from the crowd, swimming rather than sinking in a sea of career-hungry candidates? Then why not consider…

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What Your Body Language Says About You

When at work or attending interviews, we always think carefully and consciously about what we are saying. However, what many people don't realise…

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University may be over, but your revision shouldn’t be!

Much like exams, job interviews require research and preparation beforehand in order to achieve the desired outcome. Although this can seem like an…

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Should your choice of university or degree subject define your career?

You've finished your degree, congratulations! Now you find yourself thinking, and friends and family asking, 'what's next?' After 3 years (or maybe more)…

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Social Media: How to make it work for you

Popular social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are a great way to keep in touch with friends and family, share…

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Make yourself more employable – advice from the experts

“What can I do to make myself more employable?” As Recruitment Consultants, this is one of the most common questions that we are…

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