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Summer Jobs for Students

Undergraduates may still be taking a job in the local factory to gain much needed funds, but they're just as likely to be spending at least part of their summer working in an unpaid...

Royal Albert Hall trains young creatives for next stage of their career

The Royal Albert Hall today announced it is giving 10 young people the chance to learn from experts and produce their own show at Britain’s most iconic entertainment venue, as its six-month Young Producers...

How to succeed in your graduate scheme application, applying for jobs

It’s easy to become disheartened when applying for jobs. Once out of university the reality of the job-seeking market can be overwhelming but take comfort in the fact that businesses are still seeking graduates...

Bishop Grosseteste University Celebrate New Apprentices

Earlier this year Bishop Grosseteste University (BGU) launched their first cohort of apprentices on Higher Management and Higher Business courses. As part of National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) BGU took the opportunity to celebrate their...

Accenture to recruit 20 new graduates in Scotland over the next 12 month

Global professional services firm Accenture is expanding its presence in Scotland by hiring 20 Scottish university graduates. The firm said the appointment of the graduates, who will take up entry-level positions in the company’s Edinburgh...

The ten most common questions asked at graduate interviews

Whereas we doubt if this survey is very reliable it does give an idea of the key questions to watch out for, and to prepare answers to, at interview. Of course questions were sometimes asked...

Getting a Part-time job at uni

The statistics show that around 50% of all full time UK students will work part-time. Getting a part-time job can not only help you financially but also help you get the skills needed to...

Students urged to focus on longer work experience for employability boost

Half of college students had undertaken work experience despite the government recommendation for two experiences by age 18. Students are more likely to find work experience valuable for their career if it is...

Become a confident public speaker

If you dislike talking in public you’re not alone; millions of people dislike standing in front of an audience. However, fear of public speaking might be damaging for a career. No matter how strong...

Postgraduate mechanical engineering

The number of engineering graduates taking a second degree has been growing in recent years. Many do so because they want to improve their employment prospects. For others, it is a foundation for further...

Careers Advice

Using Social Media for Job Prospecting

In this day and age the Internet is an integral part of our lives. Some see it as detrimental to us as a society,...

Study Advice

Six tips to deal with loneliness and boredom whilst studying at...

The current pandemic has presented a unique set of challenges to university students across the country. Social distancing measures, self-isolation and working from home...