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Great entry-level jobs for graduates
GRADUATE BLOG

Great entry-level jobs for graduates

  After 3+ years of going to lectures, one-too-many lie-ins, and occasionally pulling all-nighters in the library, graduation is finally here. With your graduation certificate in-hand, the world is your oyster – and you’re ready to make your next move; whether that be getting a graduate job, becoming self-employed, pursuing postgraduate study, or taking

GRADUATE BLOG

"What makes you unique?" Answering this interview question

  “What makes you different?”, “What differentiates you from other candidates?”, “What sets you apart?” – there are countless different ways of phrasing this interview question, and none of them make it any easier to answer. In a graduate job interview, employers will be looking for information to help them make a decision on wh

World Environment Day | 10 ways to be eco friendly
NEWS BLOG

World Environment Day | 10 ways to be eco friendly

  Following our successful Green Month last year, along with issues around plastic pollution becoming increasingly concerning, Give A Grad A Go teamed up with The Little Litter Pickers yester

Banking graduate jobs - what skills do I need?
GRADUATE BLOG

Banking graduate jobs - what skills do I need?

  For many graduates, a career in banking ticks all the boxes. Often amongst the best paid graduate jobs, banking & finance careers also offer a number of other great benefits for graduates; including opportunities to travel, competitive benefits packages, and fast career

What job should I do? Career test for graduates
GRADUATE BLOG

What job should I do? Career test for graduates

  Are you ready to start applying for graduate jobs, but still unsure about what you should do? Whether you’re searching for your first graduate job, or thinking about making a career change, applying for your ideal job starts with deciding which job sector is right for you. Lucky for you, the Give A Grad A Go team of graduate recruitment experts have co

6 top tips for a successful face to face interview
GRADUATE BLOG

6 top tips for a successful face to face interview

  Congratulations! You’ve gotten over the first hurdle and made it through to a face to face interview. That means your potential employer already likes the look of your graduate CV, so you can go in relatively confident.  

What motivates you at work? How to answer this interview question
GRADUATE BLOG

What motivates you at work? How to answer this interview question

It’s impossible to predict every question you’ll be asked in a graduate job interview; but there are some common interview questions which will almost certainly feature. Graduate job interview questions range from the straightforward, such as ‘

What is E-commerce? - graduate jobs in the industry
GRADUATE BLOG

What is E-commerce? - graduate jobs in the industry

E-commerce has always represented an extremely lucrative sector. While the commerce industry can trace its roots back to ancient times, the advent of the Internet has now ushered in an entirely new era – where transactions are made within split seconds, and companies or consumers are capable of purchasing a product with the click of a button from halfway around the world.

Employer interview questions to ask candidates
EMPLOYER BLOG

Employer interview questions to ask candidates

We always advise graduates to prepare for a job interview; and the same goes for employers. In an interview, the aim is to gain as much information about a candidate to determine whether or not they are right for a role. Given that you will already have

The graduate's guide to London -  things to do in North London
GRADUATE BLOG

The graduate's guide to London - things to do in North London

If you’ve secured a graduate job in Camden, Islington, King’s Cross or Tottenham, you won’t be short of things to do and places to go in North London. The headquarters of choice for hundreds of businesses – including fast-growing startups, digital media agencies, as well as global retail giants like ASOS – North London is also proving an increasingly