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Job hunting articles

Seven tips that will get you a graduate job in 2017
TARGETJobs, January 2017

How to get a graduate job: why a 2:1 is no longer enough
The Telegraph, April 2015

Don't ruin your career in 140 characters: social media job hunting tips
Guardian careers, April 2015

Job-hunters desperate to win race to apply first turn to smartphones
The Telegraph, November 2014

How to find and make the most of your work experience
Experts share advice on getting an internship and using your experience to secure a job.
Guardian careers, October 2014

UK graduate vacancies 'recover but posts left unfilled'
BBC News - Education, July 2014

Social media for jobseekers: tips from our experts
Guardian careers, February 2014

Career crossroads: how to move your work in a new direction
Guardian careers, January 2014

Changing career: eight common mistakes to avoid
Guardian careers, November 2013

Chin up, head down: how to stay positive during your graduate job hunt
Guardian Careers, September 2013

Graduate job search 'starting earlier than ever'
Times Higher Education, June 2013

Job advantage for graduates with work experience - survey
BBC News, June 2013

Top 5 job search distractions
Jobs & Careers, April 2013

Which graduate careers offer most jobs?
AGR Graduate Recruitment Survey 2013 Winter Review

Networking is essential for professionals but many find it difficult. Here are our expert tips from timing contact to working the room
Guardian Careers, February 2013

Working abroad: what countries offer the best job prospects for graduates?
Guardian Work & Careers, September 2012

How much personal information should job seekers share online?
Guardian Careers, January 2012

Ron Gutman - the hidden power of smiling: you can open many doors with a smile and it's one of our golden tips for networking
video clip,, 2011

Applications articles

Interviews articles