University

You’ve just graduated. Congratulations! But sadly, starting your search for serious employment can seem a little daunting. Luckily, we can help.

August 16, 2017
6 min read
Kitty Harris
5 common startup interview mistakes

Ok, so a cool startup with an awesome business plan has seen your CV. Relax, and ensure you don’t make any of these common mistakes.

Kitty Harris
February 20, 2016
3 min read
6 ways to make the most of your graduate internship

Internships can be a great way to get experience. If you are finding it difficult to get a graduate job straight off the bat, then an internship will considerably fill out your CV.

Kitty Harris
February 19, 2016
3 min read
5 reasons why graduates should work for startups and SMEs

Degree, done. Pretty exciting, right? You survived final year! Enjoy your success and get used to being called ‘The Graduate’.

Kitty Harris
February 18, 2016
3 min read
Dos and don'ts: maintaining a healthy graduate lifestyle

At University you seem to be either one or the other. Either halfway to alcoholism with a diet that heavily features pizza, or a sports star who splits time between the library and the gym.

Kitty Harris
February 17, 2016
3 min read
Tailoring your CV

Andrew Scherer, BrighterBox's co-founder and author of the seminal classic Brilliant Intern, looks at how important it is to tailor your CV when applying for graduate jobs. Spoiler alert: it's easier than you think.

Charlie Johnson
February 17, 2016
2 min read
You know you're a UCA student when

Oozing the sort of chic, fleek, and style that other unis can only dream of, the University for the Creative Arts has always been a pretty unique institution.

Charlie Johnson
February 16, 2016
4 min read
The five point graduate survival guide

Unsure of what path to follow after graduation? Genevieve Kotarska, who completed an International Relations degree at the University of Exeter, has compiled some tips from her own experiences to help you plot your way to that perfect graduate job.

Charlie Johnson
February 15, 2016
4 min read
Why I upped sticks and moved to Spain when I graduated

University of Leeds Classics graduate, Lydia, explains why she decided to leave the UK when she graduated - and how much it has benefitted her: both personally and professionally.

Charlie Johnson
February 14, 2016
2 min read
Top 5: Exeter pre-graduation bucket list

University of Exeter student Zsofia Sandor has, for your reading pleasure, the top five things to tick off at Exeter before you fly the nest and enter the big bad world.

Charlie Johnson
February 13, 2016
3 min read
10 things you have to do in Liverpool before you graduate

This week, current Liverpool student Mariel Rubinstein gives us the ten things you MUST do on Merseyside before you graduate.

Charlie Johnson
February 12, 2016
5 min read
7 things that will make University of Leicester graduates nostalgic

If you went to the University of Leicester, brace yourself for a little wander down rose-tinted lane as UoL graduate Joshua Finch takes you through seven nostalgia-inducing things you're definitely missing.

Charlie Johnson
February 11, 2016
3 min read
What's in a name? Employment statuses defined

You’ve survived those difficult first six months. Sales are starting to take off. Your workload – never exactly light – is increasing and shows no sign of slowing down. You eventually reach the conclusion: it’s time to take on another pair of hands.

Charlie Johnson
February 10, 2016
7 min read