Graduate Careers Advice

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Turn campaign ideas into tangible strategies that result in effective advertising.

Accepting and Rejecting Offers

Relocating for a graduate job comes with many considerations that you need to take into account before moving.

Applications and CVs

The importance of a well-crafted resume serves as your ticket to landing your dream job and making a lasting impression on potential employers.
Writing a technical CV can be challenging, as it requires you to showcase your technical skills and experiences in a clear and concise way.
How do you write a CV for an internship position when you lack work experience? Here are some tips to help you make a strong application.

Assessment Centres

With a large amount of information presented on assessment centre case studies and the many things to consider, it can be difficult to know where to start. Here are some simple tips to help you prepare for them and impress your recruiters on the day.
Case studies are one of the most effective methods of seeing a candidate “in action”. Discover what assessment centre case studies are and how to start preparing for them.
Presentations are almost certainly required at assessment centres and it’s important that you know what to expect. Discover the types of presentations and what assessors are looking for during them.

Early Career

If you’re entering the job market now, you might be in for a hybrid work arrangement. To smoothly transition into it, you’ll need to practice self-management. Discover these four self-management skills that’ll help you successfully navigate through your hybrid work routine.
Switching or starting a new career can be a tiring job (no pun intended) with the seemingly endless job search and applications. Discover effective strategies on how to deal with and take care of yourself during this trying period.
Look at your first graduate job as more of a package than just a job with a paycheck – you’re entitled to a range of perks and benefits for the modern workplace.

Internships and Work Experience

Going for your first interview? Make sure you know what to expect and what is expected of you before walking through that door.
Internships may be your first taste of the working world, but it may not be sunshine and roses. A pragmatic reality of gaining work experience is that you might end up experiencing some of the problems that are common in the working world as well. So it’s best to know how to handle some of those just in case. 
Life as an intern is not a bed of roses – you have to prove yourself despite your inexperience. Here are some tips on how you can shine during your internship!

Interview Tips and Techniques

Here are 8 steps to help you think on your feet and prepare you for all eventualities during the interview.
Technical interviews may be a different ballgame, but don't freak out. Read on to make sure you're well prepared for them.
Here are 5 tips to help you ace that informal interview.

Planning Your Job Search

Heard about the importance of connecting with your target employers before applying for a job, but is still lost at doing so? We might have a few pointers for you to practice before sending out that cover letter, so put on your best smile and let’s take the first step!
Employer research is vital to a graduate’s job hunting success. Don’t even think about starting on an application form, CV or walk into an interview without doing it. Read on for the ultimate guide to research your favourite employers.
Before you embark upon that job-seeking quest of yours, Shiffa Aziz has some tips to offer on the strategies in finding the right job just for you!