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
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
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
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