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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.

13/07/2013

How extracurricular activities can help you find a job

In a fiercely competitive environment, university leavers seeking graduate jobs need to do everything they can to stand out and boost their chances of success. read more...

13/07/2013

How to avoid distractions during the job hunt

A new study has revealed that while university students are mainly using the library for education purposes, a large proportion are getting distracted by social media and online shopping. read more...

12/07/2013

This generation’s graduates are “hungry for seniority before their time”

It is only natural to want to scale the careers ladder as quickly as possible, but research reveals that graduates could find older colleagues stand in their way of rapid career development. read more...

12/07/2013

Graduates shun banking as Teach First becomes biggest graduate recruiter

The ability of long established organisations to attract graduates is flagging as an initiative to recruit talent into teaching in deprived areas becomes the top destination for university leavers. read more...

11/07/2013

Job search set to get even tougher for graduates

The number of vacancies available to graduates this summer could be lower than last year, new research has suggested.

The Association of Graduate Recruiters (AGR) has estimated that the UK’s leading employers are dealing with 85 applicants for every graduate position. read more...

11/07/2013

Is a Master’s Degree really worth it?

After graduation day is done and dusted, many graduates can be stuck in a tug of war between snapping up the first job they are offered and continuing to broaden their academic experience with one of an array of post graduate qualifications. read more...

11/07/2013

What to look for in a graduate job

Job hunting is a two-way street: while you might be desperate for a job, employers are equally desperate to fill vacancies with top quality graduates who they can trust to do the job well. read more...

11/07/2013

Shocking graduate statistics and how to beat the numbers

Europe’s largest ever graduate survey has revealed some pretty shocking figures, the first being that more than half of European graduates are concerned about their careers – a percentage which rises to 80% in Greece, Spain, Italy and Portugal. read more...

11/07/2013

Employers actively seek out graduates with third class degrees

A vice chairman of a UK company has revealed how it will be advertising for graduates with 2.2s and thirds in a bid to fill positions. read more...

11/07/2013

The worst performing universities where a fifth of graduates are left unemployed

Fresh figures have revealed that students at some universities are around ten times more likely to be jobless six months after graduating than those at other mainstream institutions. read more...

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