Looking through hundreds of graduate CVs every day, we've seen (almost) everything; from very unique language skills to typos and even incorrect contact details. But what is actually important on a graduate CV?

February 18, 2020
4 min read
Toby Levy
Toby Levy

All the ammunition you’ll ever need to freshen up your CV, nail that interview and prepare yourself for the working world is right here.

Hiring? We have legal advice, salary information, hiring trends and on-boarding best-practices (all coming soon). Let’s buddy up.

ice cream

In honour of the summer we have collated a list of our favourite brands delivering frozen salvation to the sweltering masses!

Kitty Harris
Kitty Harris
August 29, 2017
7 min read
Social media apps

87% of Pinners have bought a product because of Pinterest. If you are a startup with a product to sell, then this alone should make you realise that you need a Pinterest marketing strategy.

Kitty Harris
Kitty Harris
August 23, 2017
5 min read
University

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

Kitty Harris
Kitty Harris
August 16, 2017
6 min read
emoji mask

There is a definite question being raised nowadays about whether it is ever appropriate to use emojis in work emails. And if it’s OK to use them at work, then how about in a job application?

Kitty Harris
Kitty Harris
August 8, 2017
3 min read
LinkedIn

LinkedIn is a rare breed of social media that nobody seems to understand until after they graduate. Once you have passed all your final exams and moved out of your student house it might be time to blow the cobwebs off your LinkedIn profile and start using it properly.

Kitty Harris
Kitty Harris
August 2, 2017
7 min read
creative

It’s not always easy to tell which graduates are loaded with potential and which are simply blagging their way into the job, so using your instinct to discern the real gems is vital.

Kitty Harris
Kitty Harris
July 24, 2017
6 min read
FinTech: the alternative graduate career in finance

Innovate Finance's Head of Policy and Regulation, Dan Morgan, explains why FinTech must be on your watchlist of exciting new sectors to explore.

Charlie Johnson
July 13, 2017
3 min read
Business Woman

Forget everything you’ve ever heard about a role in customer service. The world is changing. Customer service is the latest role to be redefined into something that people are competing furiously to land a job in.

Kitty Harris
Kitty Harris
July 11, 2017
6 min read
London tube

If you have secured your first graduate job in London, then congratulations! You might be expecting life in London to be hectic and a bit of a whirlwind at first, but have you considered your commute?

Kitty Harris
Kitty Harris
July 5, 2017
6 min read
Interview

We asked some of the grads on our books: what was the weirdest or funniest interview experience you ever had? The answers were hilarious (and sometimes downright worrying). Here are some of our favourites!

Kitty Harris
Kitty Harris
June 27, 2017
3 min read
recruiter

Working with dedicated recruiters can be the ticket to getting in front of hiring managers at interesting companies, because they are dedicated to spotting talent in people and matching them with suitable roles.

Kitty Harris
Kitty Harris
June 8, 2017
7 min read
depressed girl

There are a few factors that can mean you hit a bit of a roadblock after graduation. The sudden lack of structure and deadlines combined with career pressure either from family or your own motivation to do well can start to have a negative effect on your mental health.

Kitty Harris
Kitty Harris
June 1, 2017
5 min read