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Lauren's story: the five biggest fears when starting my first grad job

Posted by Harry Picken on 16 February 2016

Interested in the media? Great! Love marketing and technology? Excellent! 

Lauren's a media executive at the content marketing and media agency, Pulse and in this industry insider special she writes about her five greatest fears when embarking on her career as a graduate and how she overcame them. 

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Topics: employability skills, Marketing, Advertising and PR

The 10 most popular Careers Group articles of 2015

Posted by Harry Picken on 11 January 2016

2015 was a busy year in higher education. It saw a higher education Green Paper, the proposal of a teaching excellence framework, and more students than ever seeking career advice from their university. But, let's not forget the hundreds of blogs published by The Careers Group for offering news and career advice for students, graduates, career centres and employers.

2015 also saw us launch a new-look blog platform where you can subscribe to email updates in addition to a new blog dedicated to graduate recruiters.

But which articles had you clicking the most? Here are the top 10 most-read of 2015.


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Topics: Jobs and Internships, Peace, Politics and Policy, employability skills, CVs and applications, career choice, Postgraduate study, international development, entrepreneurship

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