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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

Describe yourself in 3 words - How to answer this interview question
GRADUATE BLOG

Describe yourself in 3 words - How to answer this interview question

  We know from answering the interview question “tell me about yourself” that attempting to describe your personality in a graduate job interview can be tricky – and this is especially true when you’re li

The best podcasts for graduates
GRADUATE BLOG

The best podcasts for graduates

  In today’s digital world, podcasts are continuing to rise in popularity. Providing entertainment for commuting, material for relaxation, and opportunities to get clued-up on current news, podcasts are a great (and often free) means of entertainment that can be downloaded in a matter of seconds - on Apple

What do you need to work in SEO?
GRADUATE BLOG

What do you need to work in SEO?

  Despite being a core part of most business’ digital marketing efforts, the question ‘what is SEO?’ is Googled thousands of times every month. But whether you’re aware of the crucial importance of SEO for businesses, or you’re completely unsure what we mean by Search Engine Optimisation, it’s worth assessing whether a career i

11 free online courses to help you upskill
GRADUATE BLOG

11 free online courses to help you upskill

  Your university degree will play a big part in helping you get a job; but it is possible to add more skills to your graduate CV that will be highly valuable to employers. Whether you’re looking for graduate jobs or after a promotio

9 effective apps every graduate needs on their laptop
GRADUATE BLOG

9 effective apps every graduate needs on their laptop

There’s nothing quite like the relationship between a student and their laptop; you go everywhere together! Many students think that this relationship will start to taper off after graduation, but in reality, graduation is really just the tip of the iceberg. In fact, as a fresh grad on the hunt for graduate jobs, your laptop is more important to your future than ever before