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WIN a luxury Fortnum & Mason hamper worth £200
EMPLOYER BLOG

WIN a luxury Fortnum & Mason hamper worth £200

  Love your job LinkedIn competition Win a luxury Fortnum & Mason hamper worth £200 for your team, delivered to your office on Valentine's Day! All you have to do is follow us, share the competition post on LinkedIn, comment on the post letting us know the company you work for and tag a colleague or friend!

Professional CV templates - free download examples!
GRADUATE BLOG

Professional CV templates - free download examples!

  If you're applying to competitive and specialised graduate jobs with leading companies, you need a CV that sounds and looks as professional as possible. Here's our top tips for creating a professional graduate CV that will beat the competition and land that dream job. We've put together free professional CV templates, click the button below to download!

Creative CV templates - free download examples
GRADUATE BLOG

Creative CV templates - free download examples

  If you’re applying for graduate roles in the creative industry, both the presentation of your CV and the content are crucial to nail. Here’s our top tips for how to create a standout CV for creative roles that shows off your skillset and flare, to secure your dream graduate job! Click the button below to check out our free creative CV templates!

Top out of office message templates and examples
EMPLOYER BLOG

Top out of office message templates and examples

  It’s time to put your mug back in the kitchen, get overly stressed for no reason, log off and try to enjoy your holiday while resisting the urge to check your emails. But wait! What about your out-of-office message? This blog will guide you through how to write an out of office message on outlook, out of office templates and some of the best out of office

The importance of taking time off from work
EMPLOYER BLOG

The importance of taking time off from work

  There are many reasons to why someone may need to have time off from work. This may include sick leave, taking time off work to care for a sick relative, or maternity leave. Nowadays, more employers are realising the benefits of taking time off from work and how taking a break from work may in fact improve the productivity of their employees.

Cash prize competition for students strapped for cash this Jan!
STUDENT BLOG

Cash prize competition for students strapped for cash this Jan!

  Cash prize competitions for students?? What a treat!   ... We know that students are strapped for cash in Jan - that's why we're giving away a £300 CASH PRIZE transferred straight into your bank account, so you can afford the new uni books and gym membership!  This time Febr

Quiz - How to be a good manager: The complete guide
EMPLOYER BLOG

Quiz - How to be a good manager: The complete guide

  Are you a good manager? If you ask google, you might find out that a “good manager lets you work, while a bad manager makes you work”. This sounds like a walk in the park, but is simply ‘letting your employe

Competition: Win a Nutribullet and get healthy this January!
STUDENT BLOG

Competition: Win a Nutribullet and get healthy this January!

  January healthkick competition rules   Healthy life, healthy mind and all that! For your chance to win a Nutribullet high speed blender all you have to do is follow us on Instagram and Facebook, 'like' the competition post and tag a friend. .... And the best bit is, multiple entries are allowed, the more friends you

Why employee onboarding shouldn't be an afterthought
EMPLOYER BLOG

Why employee onboarding shouldn't be an afterthought

  Businesses that neglect creating an effective onboarding process risk losing their best starters before they even get settled. A new hire will take, on average, around 12 months to reach their full performance within a role according to Gallup, with the employee onboarding process playing a cr

Christmas fundraising with Save The Children
NEWS BLOG

Christmas fundraising with Save The Children

  'Tis the season of giving, and that’s what we do best at Give A Grad A Go! Our lovely bunch of Resourcers, Recruitment Consultants, the Operations Team and Marketing members have been celebrating the festive season with a little gift-giving in our office secret Santa. With our £10 spend per gift, all purchased from charity shops, we’ve contributed around &