Wannabe Creatives – Have You Considered the ‘Passion’ vs ‘Security’ Trade-off?

This post first appeared on the Careers Group blog.  Careers in the creative sectors carry their own set of challenges. As many a struggling creative will tell you, there can be a trade-off between pursuing what you are passionate about, and securing a reliable income stream that will grow incrementally. This post is a brief … More Wannabe Creatives – Have You Considered the ‘Passion’ vs ‘Security’ Trade-off?

STEM, Finance and Business graduates – the new ‘Madmen’?

Think advertising and media agencies and the traditional association is with arts and humanities students. After all, it’s all about being creative, right? According to the media agencies making up GroupM, part of the WPP global advertising and marcomms group, there’s been a significant shift towards recruiting graduates from a broader range of disciplines. Whereas … More STEM, Finance and Business graduates – the new ‘Madmen’?

Eight top tips for budding lawyers on how to secure a Magic Circle training contract

  Q – What do you get if you mix a graduate recruiter, a trainee lawyer, two Vacation Scheme students and a first year undergrad getting an insight of Linklaters via their two day ‘Pathfinder’ programme? A – Eight great tips on how to impress when applying to a Magic Circle firm! Do a Vac Scheme … More Eight top tips for budding lawyers on how to secure a Magic Circle training contract

Does your degree have to match your career path?

This a guest post written by employer bonprix. Having a maths degree on your CV when applying for a fashion role might not seem like a match made in heaven, but don’t be discouraged. Skills can be transferred from unlikely places, with past education and employment being invaluable in all professional experiences. We recently spoke … More Does your degree have to match your career path?