5 things to consider when looking for a graduate job

Posted by Rebecca Nugent on 19 August 2015

Job hunting in an effective way can often make the difference in securing a graduate job you love and a job you are doing to put some money in your pocket.

Time is normally of the essence for recent graduates so here are five top tips put together by the University of London Recruitment Agency to help you gain a permanent or temp job.


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Topics: job hunting

Getting your voice heard could land you a job

Posted by S Donaldson on 6 July 2015

New research published in Psychological Science has shown that written job pitches pale in comparison to the spoken word.

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Topics: networking, job hunting

5 books to further your career

Posted by S Donaldson on 1 July 2015
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Topics: networking, job hunting, employability skills, Interviews

LinkedIn guide to getting ready for graduation

Posted by S Donaldson on 10 June 2015

If you’re graduating this summer but haven’t got a job lined up yet, don’t worry. LinkedIn’s Darain Faraz shares his top tips for building your network and sussing out your first career move.

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Topics: networking, job hunting

80,000 people did this last year - now it's your chance and it's free!

Posted by Sue Moseley on 27 May 2015

Want to learn how to make effective career decisions?

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Topics: networking, job hunting, employability skills, CVs and applications, career choice, International Students, Interviews

International students in London contribute £2.3bn to economy

Posted by Sue Moseley on 26 May 2015

A recent report by the business lobby London First and the professional services firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) has found that International students in London contribute net gains of £2.3bn a year towards the UK economy.

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Topics: job hunting, International Students

Dude, where’s my future?

Posted by AndyWalsh on 21 May 2015

Have you ever found yourself wondering what London might look like in 10 or perhaps even in 15 years time?

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Topics: job hunting, Business and Finance, career choice, entrepreneurship

An interview with Liz Dawes, Trust Officer at City Disabilities

Posted by Frances Cassidy on 14 May 2015

This originally appeared on The Careers Group Law Blog

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Topics: Diversity, job hunting

UCAS points - A blunt tool?

Posted by S Donaldson on 7 May 2015
Picture by Isabelle Grosjean, article by Mark De Freitas
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Topics: job hunting, assessment centres, Business and Finance

Finding disability-friendly employers

Posted by Rosalind Kemp on 1 May 2015

Researching employers is a great way to help find out which company would be a good fit for you to work in. Finding supportive environments through targeted research can provide a good demonstrator of employers’ attitude to their employees in general and their corporate social responsibility aims.

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Topics: Diversity, job hunting

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