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Subject Snobbery – Is it a ‘thing’?

As a graduate, if you are applying for roles and they have specific degree discipline requirements and you haven’t studied that subject it can be disheartening and you may feel like you’ll never be able to find the right role for you. From a recruitment consultant’s...

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5 Tips For Securing Yourself a Graduate Role in September

If your reading this now, I’m assuming you graduated this summer and have spent the last few weeks enjoying the glorious English sunshine we have been blessed with this summer. Your days have most probably been spent celebrating your new found freedom by seeing your...

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Instagram, Facebook, Twitter…….

Are you a social media junkie? Always posting, Snapchatting, Tweeting…  Have you ever thought of who your target audience is? Your profile may be private – BUT that doesn’t stop potential employers from being able to see the content you are putting out.  Have...

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Interviewing – It’s A Two Way Street

It’s just over three years ago, I received my final classification from university. Where has that time gone? As I have been seeing beaming proud photos of graduates popping up on my timeline in their cap & gowns, it has got me reminiscing about my graduation,...

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Hooray for holidays

The summer is FINALLY here and people are putting their feet up for a well-earned rest, but the job market is still very much in full swing. The summer holidays is a great time to look for a new job or fill a vacancy, it’s a great time to join in order to be fully...

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TAKE A CHANCE…

Do you have positions to fill within your business, are you crying out for fresh ideas or do you have an ageing workforce? Ever considered bringing a graduate into your business in existing roles? Maybe you have concerns about them having industry / product knowledge...

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It’s not all about a 2:1…

After finishing my university exams in the spring of 2015, all I could think about (and worry) for the weeks following until results day, was if I was going to achieve a desired 2:1 classification. I know amongst my peers then and candidates who I am engaging with on...

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OHHHH I love to interview!!!

Ask any manager what it’s like to make a hiring decision and they will most likely tell you that it’s no easy task for them. Making the right choice can be difficult–especially when they are choosing from a group of well-suited candidates. So it’s really important to...

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YOU HAVEN’T MISSED THE BOAT!!!

Where has the year gone… we are now half way through the year and all of sudden you get asked..”are we having a graduate programme this year?” Don’t panic, you’re not on your own – many businesses are in the same position where they have waited and waited, got...

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