Monthly Archives: February 2015

Ways to differentiate yourself by getting involved in on campus activities

Article from NASES (National Association for Student Employment Services) about how students can help themselves stand out from the crowded job market by getting involved in on campus activities… Read More Advertisements

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Advice on graduate schemes and graduate training

Advice from TargetJobs on what Graduate Schemes are, how to find a good scheme, training scheme advantages, how to get onto a Graduate Training Scheme and typical employers… Read More

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The graduate’s guide to working abroad

A quick guide from TargetJobs to everything you need to get the most out of working abroad. Advice on where to go, who to work for, visas and work permits and day-to-day practicalities… Read More  

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What is employability and how employable are you?

Article from mygraduatecareer.com about exactly what is meant by the term ’employability’ and the key skills/attributes that contribute towards it…. Read More    

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Can’t find a decent job? Make your own!

To celebrate National Student Employment Week (23rd – 27th February 2015), NASES (National Association for Student Employment Services) has written a blog article about how you can create your own work opportunities by going self employed…. Read More

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How to make the most of what you have got when applying for work experience

To celebrate National Student Employment Week (23rd February – 27th February 2015 ) NASES (National Association for Student Employment Services) has published an article about how to make the most of the skills and knowledge that you do have to … Continue reading

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Entrepreneur stories: the risks and rewards of starting a business

Why does one business idea fail and another succeed? Three entrepreneurs reveal their inspiring journeys and explain what it took to make their enterprise a success – from starting a chocolate company at 12, to making money from bubbles, to … Continue reading

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