Category Archives: Job Search – Hints & Tips

Attention BU Student & Graduate Online Job Seekers – Recent cases of Fraud have been reported – Protect yourself online by reading these Guidelines

The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) has identified a number of reports where job seekers are being targeted by fraudsters trying to obtain personal and banking details from them, or requesting money to secure accommodation. Individuals registering with job seeking … Continue reading

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Why not use your Easter vacation to start networking to get work experience for the summer and add it to your CV?

Many of you will go home over Easter or visit friends & family – it’s time to use those networks to help you.  The people you know could be key to your networking, where do they work, who do they know, who … Continue reading

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Seven tips that will help get you a graduate job in 2017

For success in your graduate job hunt in 2017, check TargetJobs seven must-know tips on topics ranging from the hot trends in recruitment to how to make the most of a 2.2… Read More

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Getting Started: 12 tips to focus your job search

Unsure about how to proceed with your job search this year? It’s time to stop stressing and  focus on your future with these 12 tips from Inside Careers on how to get exactly what you want – your perfect job…. … Continue reading

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How to stay productive whilst job hunting

Blog article from Inside Careers about how to stay productive whilst job hunting including:- How to make a Plan and keep organised How to volunteer and gain work experience How to take up a Hobby How to Network Read More

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What to do about graduate job hunting if you get a 2:2

Guest Blog from Inspiring Interns –www.inspiringinterns.com It may seem like it when the grades come in and you’ve missed out on your coveted 2:1, but a 2:2 really needn’t be the end of your search for the top graduate jobs. … Continue reading

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11 steps for achieving remarkable results when emailing recruiters about job opportunities

When looking for work opportunities, sending an effective speculative email to a recruiter is one possible way of helping to secure a position. However, while it’s tempting to just bang out a few emails and rely on your attached CV … Continue reading

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