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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.

31/08/2012

How to get a job fast – and avoid the pitfalls of benefits and unpaid work

Jobless graduates, beware: unless you do three months of unpaid work you will be prohibited from receiving benefits. 

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31/08/2012

From robotics to structural design: where can an engineering degree take you?

Good news for engineering graduates: JCB, the leading plant hire manufacturer, has created in excess of 100 jobs for young people. read more...

30/08/2012

How living at home could ease your job worries

So – you’ve graduated and are looking to take your first step into the world of work. But first things first – you need somewhere to live. read more...

30/08/2012

Would a “social stigma” stop you accepting a £50,000 per year job?

We like to keep graduates in the loop. Last week, we brought you the news that graduates are increasingly valuing job satisfaction over a good salary. read more...

29/08/2012

Highly competitive South Korean graduate jobs market mirrors UK

In South Korea, getting into a prestigious university is considered essential to prosperity, social status and even marriage prospects. With so much resting on a good education, youngsters often endure stressful childhoods to ensure a place at a top university in the future. read more...

29/08/2012

How can candidates raise their game in the graduate jobs market?

Over the years, graduate employers have frequently complained that they do not feel that the current group of graduates are sufficiently equipped for the graduate jobs market. read more...

25/08/2012

Validity of university studies called into question

Although up to a quarter of students from Jersey who have graduated in the past few years say that their higher education did not help their career, this house believes that university degrees are actually extremely useful when it comes to the world of work. read more...

25/08/2012

Slump in GCSE pass rate could benefit graduates

While two brainy pupils are off to university early after achieving incredible results, others were left disappointed and with their futures in jeopardy after it emerged that GCSE results fell for the first times in the exam’s 24-year history. read more...

24/08/2012

Sports graduate jobs – what are my options?

Sports graduates could find themselves involved in some pretty exciting opportunities post-university. Take Joe Taylor, for example, a Sports Marketing graduate from Leeds Metropolitan University. read more...

24/08/2012

Would you value job satisfaction over a good salary?

Despite the tough job market and mounting student debt, graduates are increasingly shunning highly paid jobs in favour of working in a position which permits them to make a difference. read more...

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