Want to see your work published and improve your chances of getting an amazing graduate job after university? Well, look no further.
Graduate Recruitment Bureau (GRB)’s blog is looking for student and graduate contributors.
Could that be you?
You can write for us just the once if you like or if you are someone with loads of relevant ideas and loves to write then feel free to send us your other article pitches. There is no set amount of times so no pressure!
Yes! There are a few pointers and guidelines to follow to help get you started and to keep your blog on track, we will send you these when you apply to write for us and your idea has been approved.
This is a completely voluntary thing, so it is not paid in any way. We see it as allowing students and grads to create a piece of published work and to gain some more experience in writing. It is on a very casual basis so there is no commitment or documents to sign, it is your choice on what you would like to take from this experience and opportunity!
Towards the end of this page you will be able to discover what blog titles we are currently accepting applications for, when you click the ' Apply Here' button it will asl you which of the topics you are interst in writing about. Our blog editor will then email you a confirmation after reviewing your application as a go head to start your article!
We tend to publish one blog a week. In terms of which blog we choose to publish each time it can depend on a few things. We try and publish articles that are relevant to the point we are at in the academic year. If we have more generic articles then these can be posted whenever so don't worry if you have sent an article over and you don't see it published straight away.
Become a contributor for GRB's blog
About our blog:
If you want to work in an area that requires excellent communication skills, for example: PR, Journalism, Marketing, Publishing, Copy Writing, Editing and many more, you should be able to offer examples of published work to a prospective employer.
Writing for GRB is not only a way to get your work published, but it will be seen by thousands of students, graduates and employers that visit our site. Not only that, but we will share your posts across our social media channels, further increasing the reach of your work.
Our writers have gone on to write for the Independent, the Guardian, the Telegraph, Huffington Post, Elite Daily, Metro, Cosmopolitan, Business Insider and many more.
Topics/articles that we like:
- Listicles / gifsicles
- In-depth original advice pieces
- Student / graduate life
- Student / university advice
- Careers advice
Our most popular posts:
- The 8 Best Questions to Ask at the End of an Interview
- Student Jobs You May Have Not Considered
- 8 Proven Ways to Look After Your Mental Health at University
- The Pros and Cons of Taking a Post-Graduation Gap Year
- 7 Things to Research for Your Graduate Job Interview
How to get started:
We are currently excepting applications for the following blog titles...
- 7 Biggest Mistakes on Graduate Applications
Talk about some of the ways that graduates might be losing out on their dream job because of these seven mistakes made on their application.
- Preparing for A-Level Results Day
Tell us all about how you preapred yourself for A-Level results day! It can be a stressful time and we want to hear your advice.
- How I Shortlisted University Choices
How do you choose from so many universities and courses? We want to hear how you found the answer to what was right for you.
- My Experience of Student Societies
Share your experience of joining a student society: why did you join/ what are the benefits and cons etc.?
- How To Survive Your First Job
Your first job out of education can be daunting, so why not share some of the things that helped you.
- Biggest Lessons I Learnt From Freshers
Remember being a fresher? There are so many things you wish you could have asked someone, so why not share what you learnt so that others can beenfit from your experience.
At this stage, we do not accept guest posts for the sake of link-building. We also do not currently accept guest posts from external companies.
If you would like to propose any of your own blog titles rather than those stated above please forward any other article proposals over to our blog editor at [email protected] with the subject of the email as 'Write a blog for GRB'.
To apply to become a contributor, please fill out the quick form below by clicking on 'Apply here' !