Guest Blog: Unravelling Accountancy, One Myth at a Time

The accountancy field is one shrouded in ambiguity. It’s hardly touched upon during secondary learning, nor is its bookkeeping relative. Add that to the multiple entry routes which exist for a career in the accounting sector, and it’s hardly surprising that myths abound. To be successful in accounting, applicants need a mixture of knowledge, skills, … More Guest Blog: Unravelling Accountancy, One Myth at a Time

Guest blog: Finding your ideal STEM graduate opportunity

Finding your ideal STEM graduate opportunity Not sure what industry, employer or sector you’d like to work with? Read on for Gradcracker’s step-by-step guide to find your ideal Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) opportunity. Choosing the industry Your first step is deciding on the industry you’d like to go into. Some of you may … More Guest blog: Finding your ideal STEM graduate opportunity

How to send an effective speculative email in Film and TV

I recently went to the BAFTA Creative Careers Showcase and heard lots of positive news about the booming creative industries sector in the UK. For those who don’t know, the term ‘creative industries’ relates to the TV, film, gaming and advertising sectors. It also includes the much smaller areas of publishing and museums and heritage. … More How to send an effective speculative email in Film and TV

NHS Scientist Training Programme (STP) – Is it for me?

You may have heard about the NHS Scientist Training Programme (STP), seen as one of the main professional options for science graduates wanting to work in healthcare. Applications are now open (until Friday 8th February 2019). So is it one of the options for you to consider after you graduate, and if so how best should … More NHS Scientist Training Programme (STP) – Is it for me?

Careers in space

Last week we held our ‘Careers in Space’ panel event featuring speakers from the UK Space Agency, RAL Space, Oxford Space Systems and UKSEDS. Over 100 students attended and learnt about the huge variety of careers available in this rapidly growing sector. Read on to find out more… Why is space important? Space underpins our … More Careers in space