Category Archives: Choosing a Career

2015 edition of What do Graduates Do? is now available!

The 2015 edition of What Do Graduates Do? has been published. The research reveals the destinations of 267,735 full- and part-time first degree graduates in January 2015, six months after they had left university. Findings from the 2015 edition show … Continue reading

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Mindfulness meditation can boost your career and help you get a job

A Buddhist monk who teaches meditation to Google staff shares his tips for a mindful career with Guardian Careers… Read More

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Top questions to ask an employer when researching a job, career or business area that interests you

You have arranged a half hour face-to-face meeting with an employer to pick the brains of someone in a job, career or business area that interests you. What can you talk to them about? How can you come across well? … Continue reading

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HESA publishes graduate destinations statistics

HESA has published statistics on the destinations of UK and other EU domiciled graduates from higher education (HE) who obtained qualifications in higher education institutions (HEIs) in the UK during the academic year 2012/13. The data draws on the 2012/13 … Continue reading

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5 career tips you should ignore

Blog post from the University of Warwick Careers Service which re-visits some age old careers advice and job hunting tips which you can probably now ignore as part of the career/job hunting process… Read More

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Job site ‘Indeed’ launches ‘How the World Works’ campaign for jobseekers

Job site Indeed.com has today launched its global brand campaign ‘How the World Works’. The campaign is designed to increase brand visibility among jobseekers and employers, and celebrates the importance of every job. The creative elements within the campaign tell … Continue reading

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Career choices, options and changes – Feedback from a recent Guardian careers live chat

Whether you’re just starting out and don’t know what career to choose, or you’re looking to change direction, have a look at the recent Guardian Careers Live chat where experts answered your questions…Read More More help and advice with ‘Deciding … Continue reading

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