First Week At Your New Job: 7 Things You Can’t Afford Not To Do

Bazinga! You’ve signed on the dotted line. It is literally written into a contract that an exchange of money for time will occur, and the first week at your new job is looming large. Here are 7 things to do that will make your manager want to sleep with said contract under his or her pillow.

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Christmas Work For Students: A Quick-Smart Guide

We’re not blinkered; as much as we love a good internship, we know that sometimes it might not be the right option when you feel the need to scratch an employability itch. Here’s our guide to CV-bolstering Christmas work, with something to suit everyone (no excuses).

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Killer Interview Questions To Ask Employers

Interviews are for answering questions, not asking them, right? Wrong. We’ve cobbled together a list of killer interview questions to ask employers that will have them begging you not to leave the building – and some to avoid at all costs.

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Interview Tips: Don’ts, Dos, And Some Surprising Good News

A pretty strong consensus exists among employers on what’s hot to trot during an interview – and what’s definitely not. We did the round-up, and here’s what they have to say on the matter. Continue reading Interview Tips: Don’ts, Dos, And Some Surprising Good News

How To Apply For Jobs Via Recruitment Agencies Without Losing Your Marbles

Recruitment agencies, the epitome of the middle-man, are a common interface between employer and talent pool. They serve a purpose which can be useful to both employer and candidate… though it might not always feel that way. Continue reading How To Apply For Jobs Via Recruitment Agencies Without Losing Your Marbles

How To Run An Internship Programme: Our Guide

Your company is growing, you reckon you need a brilliant intern, but you’re not sure how to go about create a process that is beneficial on both sides. Fear not, we’re here to help. Take a look at our guide to running an internship, and put a splendid scheme into practice with the minimum of stress.  Continue reading How To Run An Internship Programme: Our Guide

Why A Startup? Marketing & Social Media at VouchedFor

If you’re an ambitious, confident, and organised individual, a startup could be a fantastic environment in which to launch your graduate career. I’m thoroughly enjoying my enternship and I’m writing this blog to let everyone know why!

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Working at Facebook: A Brief Insight

I was dying to see the London Facebook offices for ages and thanks to London Girl Geek Dinners it finally happened last week. Not only did I get a glimpse of the place but I learned about what it is like to work there as well. Continue reading Working at Facebook: A Brief Insight

How To Get A Better Job In 6 Easy Steps

Most people work an average of eight hours a day which amounts to 128 months of your life spent in an office [or otherwise] surrounded by people you didn’t consciously choose to meet. It sounds like quite a commitment and you can either love or despise every single minute of it. How do you make sure it’s not the latter? Continue reading How To Get A Better Job In 6 Easy Steps