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A day in the life of a Strategy Manager in FashTech – what graduates need to know

Charlie Croft Friday January 13, 2017
We speak with Lyst’s Strategy Manager, Ollie Frost about working in Fashion Technology and the advice he has for graduates looking for analytical graduate jobs.

How to shake up your graduate job search in 2017

Charlie Croft Friday January 6, 2017
Read our top tips on how to shake up your graduate job search in 2017 - including CV writing tips, social media management and broadening your job search.

FinTech graduate jobs - what we have learnt about the London scene this year

Charlie Croft Tuesday December 13, 2016
We look back at how FinTech graduate jobs in London have developed over the last year and the types of careers available for graduates looking to make their mark on the scene.

Graduate jobs in digital marketing – what you need to know

Charlie Croft Thursday November 3, 2016
Lucy Smith founder of Digital Marketing for Graduates, discusses how to get a graduate job in digital marketing and what you need to know to about the industry.

In-house or agency – choosing your graduate marketing job

Charlie Croft Thursday October 27, 2016
Choosing your first graduate job in marketing? Find out whether you should be working in-house or at an agency - and search the latest graduate marketing jobs.

Taking a Gap Year after graduation – what graduates need to know

Charlie Croft Friday October 21, 2016
Still deciding whether to take a year out travelling? Gapyear.com tell us how graduates taking a Gap Year can benefit their graduate career opportunities.

We celebrate 7 years of finding jobs for graduates

Charlie Croft Monday October 10, 2016
It’s Give A Grad A Go’s 7th birthday, so we reflect on what we’ve learnt about graduate recruitment and celebrate 7 years of finding jobs for graduates in London.

A day in the life of an Accountant – what graduates need to know

Charlie Croft Thursday September 22, 2016
We speak with The Accountancy Partnership's Lee Murphy; about working in accountancy and the advice he has for accounting grad's looking for a graduate job.

Do you ramble? Here’s how not to in a graduate job interview

Charlie Croft Monday September 12, 2016
Don't let your nerves get the better of you! Read our advice on how not to ramble during a job interview - it might just help you land that graduate job!

Graduate Job Interview Checklist

Charlie Croft Thursday August 18, 2016
On the graduate job hunt and just received confirmation for an interview? Time to start planning!

How to get a graduate job when you live ‘in the middle of nowhere’

Give A Grad A Go Thursday July 21, 2016
Trying to find a graduate job while living in a more rural area can seem impossible. So here's three steps to take to get you on track.

Moving to London? 8 things every graduate should know

Charlie Croft Tuesday July 12, 2016
Planning to move to London, but not sure how to make the jump? Here are 8 tips for graduates looking for some help with those first steps.

How Graduates Can Save on Living Expenses

Sylvia Nankivell Monday June 20, 2016
Student Money Saver reveal their top tips on how to save on living expenses - once you've graduated university and are looking for your first graduate job.

How an employer reads your graduate CV

Emily Johnson Friday June 10, 2016
Is your graduate CV still not getting you a job? It's time to change tactics and try looking at it through the eyes of an employer.

7 Apps every student needs during exams

Matt Powell Tuesday May 24, 2016
Matt from Broadband Genie reveals the 7 apps every student needs during the exam period.

“Tell me about yourself” – how to answer the classic interview question

Emily Johnson Friday May 20, 2016
It's a question that stumps many, but one we'll all face. So what exactly does an employer want to know and how much should you be 'telling'?

How to figure out what your ideal graduate job might be

Give A Grad A Go Friday May 13, 2016
While using your degree to help steer you towards the right graduate job is a great place to start, it’s not the only way to figure of what your ideal job might be.

‘Sales’ isn’t a dirty word

Emily Johnson Thursday May 5, 2016
Graduate sales jobs come in all shapes and sizes – from recruitment to broking – but with so many jobs out there, how do you know which one could be for you?

How your degree can steer you towards the right graduate job

Emily Johnson Monday April 18, 2016
We look at three ways of breaking down your degree - to help you figure out what graduate job might be best for you.

What your revision personality says about the type of employee you’ll make

Emily Johnson Tuesday April 12, 2016
With exam stress, your true colours have a way of revealing themselves. But your revision personality can say a lot about the type of employee you'll make...