Category: Advice For Graduates

Juggling Job Offers – How To Do It Professionally

After spending a considerable amount of time searching for opportunities, applying for roles and attending interviews sometimes multiple job offers come at once,…

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What Skills Do Employers Want?

Knowing the core skills that the majority of employers look for and being able to demonstrate and talk about them at interview will…

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Become a Job Search Expert in 7 Steps

Looking for a job really can seem like a full-time job in itself and you should be aiming to dedicate at least 4…

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How to get Interview Feedback

What went wrong? Why didn't they like me? Will I ever get a job? These are the kinds of questions you might be…

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Graduate Salaries – What To Expect From Your Region

Many graduates begin their job hunt feeling a little uncertain about what they should be expecting to earn in their first graduate role.…

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Why a 2.2 Degree Isn’t the End of the World

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]It's widely considered by graduates that a 2.2 degree means that your entire university degree has been a massive waste of time and…

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What Career Path Does Your Personality Suit?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Many top employers and recruiters ask their candidates to take personality tests as part of the recruitment process. This allows an employer to…

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What Employers Don’t Want You To Do At Interview

After submitting an impressive CV and a cover letter, it's interview time! This is your opportunity to really make a great impression on…

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What All Graduates Should be Looking for in their Career

The end of university is near and it's time to kick-start your career. There are 1000s of graduate opportunities out there in numerous…

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Considering a Career Path in Sales? Everything you Need to Know

Sales career opportunities are becoming increasingly appealing for graduates as the industry sheds its Dell Boy image and flaunts attractive challenges and benefits.…

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How to Calm your Nerves Before an Interview

Sweaty hands, a thumping heart and a dry mouth. Do these symptoms sound familiar? Everyone knows what it feels like to be nervous…

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Assessing Potential Employers: The Questions You Should be Asking Yourself

When searching for a new job you face being assessed by numerous employers. From your CV and application through to the final interview,…

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Become an Expert Negotiator with 7 Steps

Negotiation skills are key across numerous careers. Most people will find themselves negotiating a pay-rise or package with their current or future employer…

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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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