Monthly Archives: September 2012

All degrees welcome: why non-law graduates are in demand for barristers’ jobs

If you talk to law recruiters at a fair, you’ll see that your degree subject is rarely on their list of top ten things to look for in an application and you should find that having a degree in a … Continue reading

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Keen on a graduate career in Business or Finance? The must-read business books of 2012 are announced!

Graduates keen to start their careers in business, consulting or finance may be interested to know that the shortlist for The Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award has been announced… Read More

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Goldman Sachs ends two year contracts for majority of graduate analysts

Goldman Sachs is to end its practice of employing graduate hires on two-year contracts, in the majority of cases. Graduates joining the bank in sales, trading and research jobs will still be issued with two-year contracts; however, all other graduate … Continue reading

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Ernst & Young improves graduate selection process

Ernst & Young is refreshing its UK graduate selection process by introducing a test aimed at increasing the efficiency of first stage assessments…. Read More

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How to handle the ‘desired salary’ question when you apply for a job online

Find out how you can negotiate potential salaries with a computer when applying for jobs online… Read More

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Ten things grads need to think about before setting up their own business

Starting a business is a great way to beat the competitive job market, but it’s a big gamble. Guardian Careers contributor Rob Blythe shares his advice on what you need to consider before taking the plunge.. Read More

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The UK’s top 100 TV production companies are published…

All3Media has taken the top spot for the fifth year in a row in the Production 100, Televisual’s annual survey and ranking of the independent TV production sector… Read More

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