During your search for a graduate job, you need to consider what matters most to you, whether it is the salary, office location or opportunities for international travel. Still, probably one of the...

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Stories about competition for jobs seem to always be in the press, so you will not be surprised to hear that the graduate jobs market remains tough. Still, as a student or recent graduate, you need to...

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Job Search Recruitment

In continuation of our recent response to The Guardian's video publication Graduate class of 2012: A 2:1 just won't cut it anymore, we feel we need to reveal a few home truths that weren't aired in...

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The Guardian's recent broadcast Graduate class of 2012: A 2:1 just won't cut it anymore is just one part of an entire online series dedicated to the graduate without a future. Excuse me? Since when? I...

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One of the most important points to remember about a graduate job is that it is not simply a job, but a foundation for the rest of your career. Therefore, you need to spend considerable time...

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When applying for multiple jobs, it's easy to get lazy and rattle off identical applications bar the odd word here or there.

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Job Search Work Skills

Ah, the unpaid internship: scourge of the fairness and equality in the graduate recruitment market, a manipulative abuse of desperate jobseekers in what is very much an employers' market

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Check out the hundreds of immediate graduate jobs at the Graduate Recruitment Fair in Manchester - more exhibitors than any other Jobs Fair!

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University is inevitably not only a place to study and have fun, but also to help get your desired graduate job.

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Graduate recruitment is an odd process. Employers are - to put it bleakly - there to make sure that if you're not the very best candidate for the job, you don't get it.

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Work experience, a good degree and a sparkling CV are no longer cutting the mustard for graduates attempting to find jobs

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The end of the academic year is fast approaching and for those that have already secured a graduate job, congratulations! For those that are yet to, don't despair. Post graduation, this could very...

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You will not be surprised to hear that tests form a major part of the application process for graduate jobs.

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They've got a London address, they gave me a phone interview, and they popped up on a graduate recruitment portal - they must be legit, right?

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Being a nervy university student myself, I feel that I can safely say that it is by no means an exaggeration that many students don't particularly mind what final degree grade they receive, so long as...

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In this difficult climate, where competition for graduate jobs is fierce, you need to think strategically to find a way into your desired career.

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As recruiters rely more and more on the internet to act as a means of selecting or eliminating candidates, the importance of a strong online presence grows continually. And with it comes a recurring...

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This week I'm going to offer some suggestions as to why Marco Erzinger, a graduate who describes himself as 'someone with a good degree from a redbrick university with a strong history of academic...

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Searching for graduate jobs is a challenging process. It requires commitment both in terms of time and having a positive attitude to look through all of the vacancies and then make decisions about...

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Job Search CVs Skills

The Powers That Be may not approve of any suggestions which advise in the ways of covert CV improvement, but I feel honour-bound to impart the minimal knowledge at my disposal so you can find a...

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