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The team at Gradplus are pleased to provide you with coverage of the key issues and stories in the graduate sector.

11/08/2013

Overweight people 27% less likely to score a job offer

It’s been a hot topic since the beginning of July when the controversial Katie Hopkins said she wouldn’t employ overweight people. read more...

11/08/2013

It’s not just us: Chinese graduate jobs market in dire state

Chinese graduates have been turning to Buddha in the hope that divine intervention will secure them a job amid the fiercely competitive labour market. read more...

11/08/2013

Who’da thunk it? Surprising celebrity degrees

Phew! After four instalments of application questions and answers, we thought it was about time for something more light hearted. read more...

11/08/2013

Common application questions and answers – final instalment

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11/08/2013

In-depth answers to common application questions

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11/08/2013

Commonly asked application questions & answers

Yesterday we gave you the first instalment of the most commonly asked application questions, for situations when you are asked to fill out a form of this nature in addition to emailing across your CV and a covering letter. read more...

07/08/2013

Common application questions and how to answer them

Employers are a demanding bunch – not only do they want you to send them a CV and covering letter but they often also want you to fill out an online application form. read more...

07/08/2013

Graduates: how to make the most of the transition period

If you have recently graduated and have already sent off tonnes of applications – but not heard anything back yet – try not to be too hard on yourself. read more...

07/08/2013

Want a graduate job? All you have to do is ask

Graduates have been going above and beyond trying to land a job after leaving university. Some have spent hundreds on giant billboards; others have been getting up at 6am to hand out their CV to random commuters. But it turns out; if you want a job, all you have to do is ask. read more...

07/08/2013

One in four graduates aspire to work for themselves

There’s something entrepreneurial in the air as it emerges that one in four university leavers of 2013 are “seriously considering” working for themselves. read more...

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