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How to make a good first impression at work
GRADUATE BLOG

How to make a good first impression at work

  So you’ve graduated from university, gone through the process of applying for graduate jobs, and are now ready to start your new career. There’s a lot to think about before your

Introducing our Student Guest Blog Programme
STUDENT BLOG

Introducing our Student Guest Blog Programme

  Are you an aspiring writer looking to gain valuable blogging experience? How do you like the sound of having your writing published on one of the most trusted careers websites in the UK? As part of the expansion of our student hub, we're thrilled to announce the launch of our 

What is cyber security?
EMPLOYER BLOG

What is cyber security?

  Cyber security is the practice of reducing the risk of cyber attacks, which pose a threat to computers, servers, mobile phones, electronic systems and networks. Also known as Information Technology Security, or Electronic Information Security, it is broadly split into three ‘pillars’; people, processes and technology, which are all used to defend against cyber threa

Why work in digital marketing?
GRADUATE BLOG

Why work in digital marketing?

  We live in a world where even the smallest tasks are done through the internet. Whether they’re used for the purpose of education, information, entertainment, or communication, laptops, smartphones, tablets and other devices have become a key part of our day-to-day lives. Likewise, businesses across the board – from traditional brick-and-mortar stores

Graduate employment statistics - Q3, 2019
EMPLOYER BLOG

Graduate employment statistics - Q3, 2019

  Seasonally, Q3 represents the busiest quarter in graduate recruitment; and the record number of candidates who registered on the Give A Grad A Go website throughout July, August & September has enabled us to compile a significant amount of employment data on the graduate jobs market. Enter your details to receive our FREE graduate employability statistics

Graduate technology jobs: What skills & qualifications do I need?
GRADUATE BLOG

Graduate technology jobs: What skills & qualifications do I need?

  If you’re looking to start your graduate career in the technology sector, you’re in good company; it’s the second most popular sector for graduates in our database. With graduate roles ranging from software development to web design, project management and data analysis, tech jobs & graduate schemes can be suited to a range of people, with very d

Tech Skills Month at Give A Grad A Go
NEWS BLOG

Tech Skills Month at Give A Grad A Go

  Keep your eyes peeled throughout October, as Give A Grad A Go is coordinating several initiatives for ‘Tech Skills Month’. Our aim is to help you understand the importance of technical skills today. During this tech month we are raising awareness of: Cyber Awareness Month (throughout October) Computer Learning Month (throughout October)

Graduate jobs in engineering - The complete guide
GRADUATE BLOG

Graduate jobs in engineering - The complete guide

  Engineering is becoming an increasingly popular career path for many graduates, and for good reason. A job in the engineering sector offers a number of fantastic benefits; from excellent career progression, to a diverse and interesting job role. What’s more, the average graduate starting salary for an engineer is quite significantly higher than many other g

What to do on your first day of work
GRADUATE BLOG

What to do on your first day of work

  Your first day at work is going to bring a mix of emotions, especially if it's your very first graduate job - but it’s not as scary as you might think. To make sure you succeed on your first day at work, let's run through some of the key steps to prepare. If you are reading this blog

How to find a job in London
GRADUATE BLOG

How to find a job in London

  Whether you’re coming straight from university or moving to London from overseas, you’ll be joining the hundreds of thousands of graduates who want to know how to find a job in London. Luckily, the graduate jobs