December has been and gone and the cold, hard reality of January is now upon us all. It is rarely an easy time of year, but throw in the added pressures of a graduate job hunt and it can be particularly hard to get motivated, to stay motivated and to remain positive. Of course, everyone’s … More How to stay positive with your job hunt in the New Year
In difficult economic times such as these, UK graduates could find themselves struggling to find a job. Consequently, working abroad might seem like a more attractive and viable option. But before you get applying, there are a few things you might want to consider. Choosing a country From a casual browse of the internet, you … More Guest blog: How to find work abroad
My name is Avenesh Mahtani and I graduated from QMUL’s School of Business and Management in 2010 with 1st Class Honours. Since 2010, I have been working as a teacher in Germany. Below I share some of my advice for anyone considering expatriating to Europe’s largest economy: Learn The Language: Many native English speakers are … More Graduate story: Tips on living and working in Germany
Starting your career after UG or PG studies can be daunting and stressful. Applying to graduate schemes, internships, and entry level positions is time-consuming and it can be difficult to decide what types of companies to apply to. The general route for work post-graduation is often to seek placement at one of the large corporations … More What is an SME? And why should you apply?
Working at a startup is often hyped up to be a part of the next Google or Facebook but the reality is often quite different. Start-ups often have a lot less structure than corporate environments, which is certainly a positive aspect some times. We have a lot of different backgrounds that have come to work … More Guest blog: Why I chose to work at a startup
Whether you’re writing your first CV, applying for internships or about to start your first job, you might find there are a lot of terms out there that you’ve never heard of before. So here’s our handy guide to some of the main terms you may come across when it comes to the world of work. … More Careers terms explained
Alessandra, International Relations graduate (2017) When I started my degree, I didn’t know what I wanted to do when I finished. Annoyingly, I still had absolutely no idea when I graduated! All I knew was that a ‘typical office job’ didn’t seem appealing, I wanted to do something unique and impactful. After doing tons of … More Graduate Story: How I Unlocked My Future