Need to impress your interviewer so you can secure a graduate job? There are a number of steps you can take for the interview to ensure that you make a great impression. Like any skill, interviewing well is something you can master and the preparation is not too difficult! Here’s how you can outshine the competition with a little interview prep and ensure success!

Denna S
June 21, 2018
3 min read

You’ve considered a move into the world of startups but it can often be difficult to understand what working for a startup really entails. When people think about startups it’s usually in relation to the perks: the table tennis tournaments, the free alcohol or crazy team building activities. But it's more than that and that is why it’s paramount that you pick a startup that fits your interests and personality.

Lucy Wood
June 14, 2018
4 min read

Confused about what to wear for a graduate interview? As graduate recruiters, we get asked every day the question of what a graduate candidate should wear for an interview. Dressing for an interview follows the same prep rules as the actual interview. Despite having really strong work experience or how well you answer interview questions never underestimate the importance of a put-together interview outfit.

Denna S
May 31, 2018
5 min read

With all the excitement of the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry & Meghan Markle, we made a mashup of advice graduates can take away from the Duchess of Sussex’s transition from actress to full-time royalty and how you can use these tips to find your first graduate job.

Denna S
May 17, 2018
5 min read

Got your first graduate job? Congratulations! As a new hire you are so desperate to please and the pressure is on! Work stress at work can affect everyone, so don’t beat yourself up in the first few months in your new career. Here are our 8 favourite ways to fight the new job jitters and make yourself feel comfortable in your new job.

Denna S
May 11, 2018
5 min read

Every graduate needs help on their career journey, whether it is to get their foot in the door, to be introduced to a potential mentor, or just for some good old advice. Luckily with the era of podcasts you don’t only have to rely on dense self-help books, or parental well-meaning advice. So, we’ve compiled a list to introduce you to some aural gems of wisdom that may help you on your graduate journey.

Denna S
May 1, 2018
4 min read

Despite the rising sense of panic you might have, seeing other graduates adventuring around the world or having snagged the dream graduate job or internship, you can transform your post graduate summer to a productive and enjoyable one.  Below is our guide on how to survive the post-graduation blues and be on the path to successfully securing a graduate job position!

Denna S
April 25, 2018
9 min read

If you don’t have a graduate scheme upon graduation under your belt, don't worry! The opportunities for your graduate career are limitless. Finding a role that is right for you, where you develop highly transferrable skills and experience are what you should be after at this stage as a graduate and alternatives to the graduate training schemes can broaden your career path.

Denna S
April 12, 2018
4 min read

Creating the perfect graduate LinkedIn profile is essential for your graduate job search, but after the initial honing, it’s easy to be passive on the platform resulting in minimal leads. To really reap the benefits that LinkedIn has to offer using the platform's tools such as LinkedIn Jobs or LinkedIn Groups can lead you to your next graduate job! Here’s what to do!

Denna S
April 6, 2018
5 min read

Want a job that isn’t the same every day and varies from being analytical to creative? If variation and juggling between diverse tasks sounds like your cup of tea, and if you have exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, a Marketing Executive job might be for you!

Denna S
March 29, 2018
7 min read

Most graduates new to the working world often go into an internship blindly, happy to have got something under their belt. Here are the key takeaways and graduate internship tips that ensure career success in the future. 

Denna S
March 21, 2018
5 min read

Authenticity has been getting a lot of buzz over the past couple of years, almost becoming fad-like among millennials. Studies have found that more than half of employees cover up part of their identity to fit in at work. So, what does it take to be authentic at work and why is authenticity so important, especially in the graduate and startup realm?

Denna S
March 15, 2018
4 min read