Graduate Careers Advice Blog

 

We know that the graduate jobs market can be a confusing place, but with our graduate careers advice, CV writing help and interview tips, we are confident that you will be able to successfully navigate it! Whether you need some first job advice or change of career advice, simply browse our graduate blog or give us a call and one of our graduate recruitment consultants would be happy to talk it through with you.

Why work in digital marketing?
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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 technology jobs: What skills & qualifications do I need?
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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

Graduate jobs in engineering - The complete guide
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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
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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
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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

What can you do with a Psychology degree?
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What can you do with a Psychology degree?

  What is Psychology?    Psychology is one of the most popular undergraduate degrees – and it also happens to be one of the most employable. Although it’s classified as a social science, Psychology degrees have elements of both science and the arts. This means that Psychology graduates tend to be good all-rounders who possess

Why do you want to leave your current job? - How to answer
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Why do you want to leave your current job? - How to answer

  If you’re looking to move from one job to another, most potential employers will ask you the question “Why are you leaving your current job?”.  Sometimes phrased as “Why are you looking for a new job?” or “Why do you want to change jobs?”, this open-ended interview question can be a minefield to answer if you&rsquo

The best jobs for introverts
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The best jobs for introverts

What are the best jobs for introverts? When you’re deciding which graduate jobs you’d be best suited to, your personality is a big factor in choosing your career path. Introverts make up an estimated 

Graduate jobs in the creative industry
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Graduate jobs in the creative industry

  The creative industry offers a huge range of job opportunities and different career paths for graduates - ranging from graphic design work placements, to graduate marketing jobs. Having grown consistently over the course of the last decade, the creative sector offers graduates the chance to work amongst innovation, learn new skills, and have their ideas heard.

Why you shouldn't settle for any graduate job
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Why you shouldn't settle for any graduate job

  As a graduate, making the transition to the "real world” can be tough. You're part of a generation where the competition for graduate jobs is incredibly high, and where experience is as valuable as qualifications. When the going gets tough, standards tend to drop - and consequently, graduates will often settle for a role they know isn’t