Monthly Archives: December 2013

2013 Deloitte Technology Fast 50 announced – An independent ranking of the UK’s fastest growing technology companies

The 50 fastest growing UK tech companies generated over £672 million in total annual revenues, provide jobs for over 5,000 people and recorded an average five-year growth rate of 1382 per cent in the year 2012/13, according to the Deloitte … Continue reading

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The challenge of entering the film & TV industry

Should you opt for studying or aim for internships if you want to obtain a job in the TV or film industry? And what are the skills you should focus on getting under your belt? The Knowledge sat down with … Continue reading

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Advice from a recruitment consultant on making the most of recruitment agencies

A recruiter acts as an intermediary between you, and their client, the business. Kat Excell heads up the Graduate Sales division at specialist recruitment agency Holland & Tisdall.  Here she has provided a guest blog post for the University of … Continue reading

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Making a play for sports journalism: tips and insights

Broadcaster Gabby Logan shares her career story with Guardian Careers and gives advice for those wanting to forge a career in the industry…Read More Further careers and job hunting resources for the journalism sector can be found on careerhub here

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17 LinkedIn profile must haves

Linkedin is an online network that allows you to manage your professional identity by networking with potential employers online. All you have to do is make a profile, from there you’ll get to discover new, professional opportunities, all while learning … Continue reading

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Getting a job in media: recruiter insights

Securing your first job in media is tough – competition is fierce and talent abounds. Gavin Ricketts shares his insights with Guardian Careers on how he shortlists candidates… Read More More careers and job hunting resources for the media sector … Continue reading

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Becoming an entrepreneur: the skills you need and mistakes to avoid

Not everyone will be the next Richard Branson, but if you’re prepared to take risks and avoid these common pitfalls then your dreams of being an entrepreneur could become reality. Guardian Careers explains more… Read More More information and advice … Continue reading

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