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Win a £100 voucher to lift your spirits in lock-down
NEWS BLOG

Win a £100 voucher to lift your spirits in lock-down

  We are running another fantastic competition with our friends over at Capture Happiness, to lift your spirits in lock-down! For your chance to win a £100 Amazon voucher, all you have to do is...   To win the compet

How to find graduate jobs: Your complete guide
GRADUATE BLOG

How to find graduate jobs: Your complete guide

  It can be hard to know where to start when finding entry level jobs, there are many things to consider, from deciding what graduate career path is right for you, to finding the best places to apply, completing applications and nailing interviews. Often these aspects are completely new territory and it can feel overwhelming, resulting in you delaying your graduate job hunt

Talent searching? How we can help you find talent
EMPLOYER BLOG

Talent searching? How we can help you find talent

  Finding the right talent is imperative for any business to grow and develop. A core team of talented and efficient employees who are passionate about the business and its long-term goals, is key to its success. However, finding talent to perfectly fit your company culture, meet the job specifications and be passionate about the industry, can be time consumin

Virtual training tips for businesses
EMPLOYER BLOG

Virtual training tips for businesses

  In the current work climate amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, there is an increased need for effective online employee training and development for businesses. If you’re adapting to working remotely and running your business from home, it is a good idea to do your research on training tools for employees to help keep them engaged, motivated and working to their full

Virtual volunteering ideas for students
STUDENT BLOG

Virtual volunteering ideas for students

  Volunteering has an abundance of benefits, from making a positive impact on someone’s life, to gaining valuable skills for the workplace and being proven to reduce stress and anxiety. However, with busy schedules and pressing responsibilities it can be hard to find the time to commit to volunteer work and sometimes it’s just not feasible no matter how much you want

How to look after your mental health at University
STUDENT BLOG

How to look after your mental health at University

  What is mental health?   As defined in the national 'No Health without Mental Health' policy, mental health is; “A positive state of mind and body, feeling safe and able to cope, with a sense of connection with people, communities and the wider environment. Levels of mental health are influenced by the conditions

Finance interview questions and answers
GRADUATE BLOG

Finance interview questions and answers

  With every graduate job, the interview questions you’ll be asked will differ as an employer will want to get to know if your personality, previous experience and career goals are suited to the industry and job you’re interviewing for. If you’ve secured an interview for a graduate finance role, we’ve put together some of the top finance question

Win a £100 Amazon voucher to jazz up your home office!
NEWS BLOG

Win a £100 Amazon voucher to jazz up your home office!

  It's National Stationery Week and so Give A Grad A Go are giving away a £100 Amazon voucher for one lucky winner to spend on giving their home office a snazzy makeover! Whether it be a fresh stationery set, some new desk accessories or desk plants, we want to treat you to something that will help brighten up the next few weeks and ke

Digital skills gap: How to bridge the gap in the workplace?
EMPLOYER BLOG

Digital skills gap: How to bridge the gap in the workplace?

  The need for digital skills is constantly increasing, especially in a time when we are so reliant on technology and internet services. The problem here, is the UK IT skills shortage which is caused by a skills gap in the digital industry...   Skills gap definition   To define a skills gap, it refers to the difference between t

Sales interview questions and answers
GRADUATE BLOG

Sales interview questions and answers

  With every graduate job, the interview questions you’ll be asked will differ as an employer will want to get to know if your personality, previous experience and career goals are suited to the industry and job you’re interviewing for. If you’ve secured an interview for a graduate sales role, we’ve put together a wide range of example questions