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Career opportunities for fresh Graduates

After finishing university almost every one of us faces the fact that the scheme ‘enter college→ keep your grades high→ obtain a prestigious diploma→ accept one of the job offers’ has nothing to do with the harsh reality and successful graduation doesn’t guarantee any employment prospects. Today it is almost self-evident that your marketable major […]

Internships – the Advantages and Disadvantages

Internships – over the last twelve months, the word ‘internship’ seems to have gotten some mighty bad press…. It’s also not easy being a graduate right now. Even in the last week there have been three damning news reports that paint a not too bright future for the UK employment market in general and graduates […]

MyInternSwap, Making Unfair Nepotism Easier than Ever!

We recently came across a new internship matching service called MyInternSwap; which on the face of it seems pretty inoffensive. It’s a system which makes it a good deal easier for parents to find work experience placements for their children. Here’s how it works Alice (a Marketing Manager) needs a finance related work placement for […]

Addressing the Interns issue…An interview with Ben Rosen of Inspiring Interns

Let me start with saying that I for one am not against Internships..per se. I myself was encouraged to take someone on (on an internship) during my previous position, and I found the whole experience justifiable, as ended up taking that, very qualified and hard working person on, on a six month paid contract, to cover a maternity […]

Creative Pioneers Challenge – fast tracking 300 young people in the UK into employment in the creative industries

ITV, Twitter and Spotify are just 3 of the 100 businesses who have united behind an innovative new challenge to fast track 300 young people in the UK into employment in the creative industries. Launched just yesterday, the Creative Pioneers Challenge will see the succesful applicants gaining apprenticeships or paid internships in some of the […]

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