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
The ultimate Edinburgh student calendar

Fourth year Edinburgh University student Lizzie Parker has put her hard years of studying in Scotland's capital to good use, compiling the ultimate guide to what to do in Edinburgh.

Charlie Johnson
February 10, 2016
5 min read
Guest blog: 5 reasons why Cardiff's the best city to be a student

Charlotte Green, a Business Management student from Cardiff University, gives us the lowdown on why the Welsh capital is the very best place to be a student in Britain.

Charlie Johnson
February 8, 2016
4 min read
The ultimate five step guide to video CVs

Video CVs - what’s all this about then? I can imagine you thinking. I can whack out a paper one, sure, but I’m really not sure about this video stuff.

Charlie Johnson
February 7, 2016
3 min read
Chill, Winston. 5 ways to keep calm and cut stress at work

Job search successful. Tick. Bright eyed and bushy tailed. Ish. One month into your new role and already starting to feel overwhelmed? Let’s hope not.

Charlie Johnson
February 6, 2016
3 min read
Graduate guide to working in London: Farringdon

As if starting a new graduate job or internship wasn't daunting enough in itself, more often than not it also means spending your weekdays in a whole new area of London you know little about.

Charlie Johnson
February 5, 2016
3 min read
How to make employers love your gap year as much as you did

You went on a gap year and now you’re looking to land your first graduate job.

Charlie Johnson
February 4, 2016
5 min read
CV hacks to get your application noticed

When you’re applying for graduate jobs - or any jobs for that matter - your CV will always play a big role in determining whether you reach interview stage or not.

Charlie Johnson
February 3, 2016
5 min read
Five ways to use technology

Today’s five minute read from BrighterBox has five quick tips to maximise your graduate job hunting efforts.

Charlie Johnson
February 2, 2016
2 min read
Five lessons from The Simpsons

We love the Simpsons. We love great job-hunting tips. Ergo... Five lessons from The Simpsons to help on your graduate job hunt.

Charlie Johnson
February 1, 2016
6 min read
Welcome to BrighterBox

Introducing BrighterBox. The easier way to find a graduate job; the quick, efficient way to hire brilliant young talent. 

Charlie Johnson
October 9, 2015
1 min read
Welcome to BrighterBox

And it's LIVE. BrighterBox.com is now here in all its glory. Whether a graduate job seeker looking for an ace job or an employer looking for brilliant talent, we're on hand to make the hiring process slicker than John Travolta in Grease.

Charlie Johnson
October 6, 2015
1 min read