Blogs

  • Beat the deadline on your dream scheme!

    You may spend weeks and months looking for your dream graduate career, but it might only cross your path at the last minute. What are you supposed to do when you…
    Beat the deadline on your dream scheme!
  • 5 application errors you've probably already made

    It is the height of Graduate Scheme season and you will (or you should) be sending out applications to all your dream positions. But not so fast. Application forms are perilous and you will be competing against hundreds and sometimes thousands of other graduates - So you need to keep your mistakes to a minimum.
    5 application errors you've probably already made
  • You need to know when to apply

    Graduate recruitment might not be as seasonal as it once was, but final year students need to be on the ball to make sure they access the best opportunities. If you…
    You need to know when to apply
  • Got a 2:2? Your country needs you!

    MI5 is responsible for keeping the country safe against national threats. Many people might see the role of an Intelligence Officer (IO) as something reserved for elite individuals from top universities. In reality, it’s a lot more accessible than the books and TV shows would have you think.
    Got a 2:2? Your country needs you!
  • Being an Intelligence Officer for MI5 - What's it actually like?

    Whether it’s an international blockbuster, a gripping novel or the latest computer game, the life and work of spies has been capturing our imaginations since we were young. The mystery and…
    Being an Intelligence Officer for MI5 - What's it actually like?
  • Join these societies this Freshers Week!

    Freshers Week buzzes with excitement and opportunity for university students. Even if you're not a first year, you should sign up to some of the brilliant opportunities on offer as they…
    Join these societies this Freshers Week!
  • 5 ways to balance job hunting and studying

    University is a busy and exciting time, however, after three years of studious academia you will need to find employment. The issue is many graduate employers want applicants early and often…
    5 ways to balance job hunting and studying
  • Application processes are changing

    Graduates today have different expectations and ambitions compared to 20 years ago. Graduate employers are adapting to these new expectations and no one more so than KPMG. The professional services firm…
    Application processes are changing
  • 5 ways to prepare for an assessment day

    Before you go to an assessment day you will know what the company does, the ins and outs of the role and may even have prepared a presentation for the big…
    5 ways to prepare for an assessment day
  • How to ace KPMG's new graduate recruitment process

    KPMG has revolutionised their approach to student and graduate recruitment and the result is Launch Pad – a slick, immersive application process for the 21st century graduate. The new approach means…
    How to ace KPMG's new graduate recruitment process
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