Posted by on December 6, 2016 at 9:50 am

  Guest post by ClickMechanic Working Hours Let’s make no bones about it, working in a startup is hard! You’ll be part of a small team trying to build things from nothing in a fraction of the time it should take, and this requires a level of dedication that can be lacking in corporate environments.

Read more…

Posted in Career Choice Employers Guest Blog SME Tagged in: , ,


Posted by on November 22, 2016 at 8:48 am

Name: Katie Mallinson Company name: Scriba PR Position: Founder What was your first job? Serving ice-creams in Greenhead Park Café. What did you want to be when you grew up? What didn’t I want to be?! A teacher, an author, an engineer like my dad… I didn’t even know what PR was until I was

Read more…

Posted in Author - Grace Lenihan Career Choice Employability Employers Final Year Graduates Opportunities SME


Posted by on October 25, 2016 at 8:34 am

  Grace Flood, a final year Fashion Communication and Promotion student shares her placement experience at fashion brand Missguided & how her wide ranging experiences have helped her carve out the next steps in her career path… Name: Grace Flood Studying: Fashion Communication & Promotion (Final year) Placement company name: Missguided Position: Styling Intern What

Read more…

Posted in Author - Grace Lenihan Career Choice Careers Service Employability Final Year First year Freshers Graduates Personal Branding Social Media Work Experience


Posted by on July 14, 2016 at 10:23 am

Recently graduated with a creative degree or about to embark on your final year? This post is for you! Pip Jamieson, founder of The Dots  gives her expert advice on getting your foot on the ladder of a creative career. Don’t forget recent graduates of the university are able to sign up to our Graduate

Read more…

Posted in Advice Applications and CVs Career Choice Graduates Guest Blog Hidden Jobs Market Internships Opportunities Tagged in: , , , ,


Posted by on November 9, 2015 at 3:56 pm

What is your name? Will Brooks What degree/postgraduate course did you study and where? History and Economics at University of Manchester What is your current job title? Web / Digital Insight Analyst How did you get your current job – what were the steps you took from graduation? After graduating in the summer of 2014, I

Read more…

Posted in Career Choice Guest Blog Tagged in: ,


Posted by on September 8, 2015 at 9:19 am

Creating and inspiring exciting graduate careers in IT and business. Have a look at what University graduates are up to now…. My name is: Daniel Metcalfe My degree: University of Huddersfield Virtual Reality Design with Animation My role at FDM is: Java Developer I am currently placed at:  SSP Here is a description of my role

Read more…

Posted in Career Choice Employers Graduate Recruitment Graduates Guest Blog Tagged in: ,


Posted by on August 14, 2015 at 9:30 am

Kate Byrne-Fletcher, Business and Management graduate, talks about how to successfully apply to be a graduate at ASDA: I studied Business and Management and Leeds Beckett University on a four year sandwich course. I spent my one year placement at ASDA House as a Category Planner in the Meat Team and I am now a

Read more…

Posted in Career Choice Guest Blog Uncategorized Tagged in: ,


Posted by on August 12, 2015 at 3:05 pm

Hannah Doidge, graduate of Psychology with Criminology, tells us about her new ASDA role: Tell us about your ‘Asda Journey’ Although I started off working in a little store in Manchester, I always wanted to go to university. After passing my GCSE’s I took my A Levels at a Sixth Form near me and decided

Read more…

Posted in Career Choice Graduates Guest Blog Uncategorized Tagged in: ,


Posted by on July 15, 2015 at 2:45 pm

This is an article following two successful candidates journey’s though the Victoria Plumb graduate interview process. They offer tips and advice of what to expect at an assessment day, and how to successfully make a lasting impression on an employer. What to expect at an assessment day Individual Tasks: Candidates were asked to bring in

Read more…

Posted in Advice Career Choice Tagged in:


Posted by on July 9, 2015 at 10:00 am

What attracted you to applying for Asda? I attended the Asda in-house graduate day and instantly knew that I wanted to work for the company. Asda’s happy and fun culture came across loud and clear as we were greeted by a welcoming group of Asda colleagues and introduced to the company’s heritage. We were also

Read more…

Posted in Career Choice Guest Blog Uncategorized Tagged in: , , ,