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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.

06/02/2013

Huge regional discrepancies in graduate positions revealed

The latest figures from High Flier Research suggest that companies recruited fewer employees in 2012 compared to the year before, and 10% less than before the recession unleashed its wrath on the UK economy. read more...

06/02/2013

New digital services launched to combat youth unemployment

Today, the Government’s Youth and Community Engagement Champion, Shaun Bailey, will unveil three new digital services to help young people have a voice and overcome the vicious ‘no experience –no employment’ cycle, at an event at the Design Council. read more...

05/02/2013

Gap years can unearth a “desire to succeed in life”

Battling top candidates for any job you can get your paws on, or lying back in a hammock sipping Pina Colada in the afternoon sun? It’s a tough one... read more...

05/02/2013

Is the graduate jobs market as bad as they say?

The graduate jobs market: it’s not a pleasant place. Brimming with ferocious competition, graduates are getting their claws out in a desperate bid to beat other candidates to their dream job – or any job at all. read more...

02/02/2013

Which companies offer the best graduate internships and work placements?

The nominations for the 2013 National Council for Work Experience awards have been cast, and the shortlist is out. 

Drum roll please... read more...

02/02/2013

Schools missing out on grades required by top universities

Officials have been saying for ages that exams have been ‘getting easier’ and that this is the reason behind the huge numbers of people going to university. read more...

01/02/2013

I graduated with a 2.2 – what are my options?

Semester one exams are over (phew!) and it’s time to start a brand new term. read more...

01/02/2013

A look behind the figures: what does the 3.5% increase in university applications tell us?

Following the introduction of £9,000-a-year fees, the number of people applying to university witnessed a dramatic but unsurprising drop. read more...

31/01/2013

Undergraduate car design debuted on Top Gear

Those of you who watched Top Gear on Sunday (27 January) may have witnessed Jeremy Clarkson driving the smallest car in the world through the British Library, Dominion Theatre and around the streets of London. read more...

31/01/2013

Opportunities for engineers as Virgin Media announces summer recruitment plans

Engineers, listen up: Virgin Media has just employed 250 graduates and will be on the lookout for more recruits this summer. read more...

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