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Access our essential graduate job-hunting advice below and make the most of our consultants' knowledge and experience. They have helped thousands of graduates launch their careers and can help you too.

Graduate CV

Before you even start, it is worth thinking about the purpose of your CV by looking at an example or two. To ensure its success it needs to accomplish a few main things. A graduate CV template should: Your CV should not:


Graduate Cover Letter

What is a cover letter? It's an accompanying document to your and often they are an important method of communication. They can provide an informal and friendly view of personal events to people, or they can be formal documents offering factual information to people you have not...


Graduate Salaries

Are you interested in finding out the current graduate salaries for each industry? Well, here is your chance. Below is a list of industries that hire graduates, and the respective average graduate salaries that one can expect. Generally, the average graduate salary is around...


Graduate Interview Questions

The key to impressing your interviewer is preparation - make sure you thoroughly research not just the company but the industry you have applied to join. Pick apart the job specification and have examples of what makes you perfect for each aspect. View our example interview...


Graduate Telephone Interviews

Missed a call? Do you think about who it could be before calling back? Do you even call back? Whether during a graduate job search, or just in general, it is so important to do this. Firstly, if you have missed a call and there is a voicemail then listen to the voicemail. It...


Graduate Interviews

A graduate job interview can be a pretty scary prospect but with a bit of thought you can make things a lot easier for yourself. The purpose of interviews is for the employer to gain a deeper understanding of a candidate's and capabilities as well as personality and general...


Graduate Assessment Centres

Pioneered in the UK by the armed forces, assessment centres are now used by a number of organisations to recruit junior managers, graduates and professionals. They are often re-labelled 'development centres' and used for internal selection purposes to identify fast-trackers and...


Networking To Find Graduate Jobs

Networking is something we do naturally almost every day of our lives. We meet friends through other friends and very quickly we have built a network of contacts. The principle is exactly the same when it comes to developing and establishing a network to find out about jobs. ...


Graduate Skills

Knowing , becoming familiar with the work and doing it well is a good start to your career. But to make the most of your abilities, to make progress in your career, and to have control over the direction your career takes, you need to do more. You need to ensure that your skills...


Graduate Job Applications

First of all, select the jobs you actually want. Research has shown that graduates end up applying to jobs because of the ease of accessing online forms, rather than because of their suitability for the role. Try to avoid spending time filling out applications for jobs you don't...