Now graduation is over you may have turned your attention to the little matter of job hunting. Here are some handy tips on getting started.
Over 2,000 students visited our fairs in weeks 2 and 4 this term – and we asked them what they thought.
Its not all grad schemes for big companies. Start-ups and SMEs can be a great place to start your career. Read this guest blog from TalentPool to find out why.
Guest blog written by Jessica Ching, Digital Content and Marketing Executive at graduate recruitment experts, Give a Grad a Go It can often feel like employers are looking for a very specific person in terms of qualifications and work experience – but in reality, there are a number of other things that employers look for in … Continue reading GUEST BLOG: The Recruitment Wish List – what skills do employers look for?
This post was originally published a few years ago - but the advice from our Chinese graduates is still good if you're thinking about your return to China: Seven million new graduates will enter the job market in China this year. If you are a Chinese student at York you might already be thinking about … Continue reading GUEST BLOG: Chinese students: Advice from graduates in China
The Face behind the Facebook : An Introduction "The brilliant thing about working at Careers and Placements is that I don’t feel like the ‘intern’ or the ‘temporary’..." Graduating from the Theatre: Writing, Directing and Performance course here at York in July 2017 was an extremely daunting and nerve-wracking moment. My world of routine, society … Continue reading The Insider Intern: Hattie Patten-Chatfield
Guest blog written by Rebecca Lawes (English & Philosophy), Frontline Brand Manager What appealed to you about being a Frontline Brand Manager? Being able to promote a really influential charity appealed to me because I really wanted a part time job that made a real difference, but that was still well paid and flexible. The opportunity to speak to students who are really passionate about changing … Continue reading GUEST BLOG: Being a brand manager