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.

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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

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Posted by on November 1, 2016 at 10:00 am

Outfits and images provided by Grace Flood. Name: Francesca Moffatt Company name: Missguided Position: Production Coordinator / Model Booker What was your first job? Working very unsociable hours in a bar! What did you want to be when you grew up? I just knew that I wanted to work in fashion, but wasn’t sure which area.

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Posted by on October 11, 2016 at 8:51 am

Network network network! It’s true what they say, you never know who you might meet, and it’s all about who you know. By attending #HudGJF you’re widening your network with business professionals. Maybe you have found the perfect role, mention that chat you had at Grad Jobs Fair in your application, it’s a great starting

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Posted by on September 26, 2016 at 9:21 am

As an employer it is important to know what your local Careers and Employability Service can offer you. From fresh talent to building awareness of your brand, as a University we want to build relationships and long lasting connections with employers just like you. Here are just 5 reasons why you should make the most

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Posted by on October 13, 2015 at 12:43 pm

It is that time of year again, and the Careers Service have been busy working full steam ahead planning the 2015 Graduate Jobs Fair! On 20 October 2015 the Sports Hall in Student Central will be packed with around 70 graduate employers, and they want to hear from you! If you’re planning to come along here’s a list

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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

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Posted by on March 12, 2015 at 4:22 pm

So, you got through your degree and you’ve landed your first job.  Brilliant, congratulations.  A question for you.  Do you know how to behave in the workplace?  Of course you do!  You’re a grown up, you’ve worked before.  But….are you sure? Email etiquette Screaming at people with all caps, using any colour text other than

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Posted by on January 8, 2015 at 2:26 pm

Your CV and accompanying application is the first stage of the recruitment process for the Graduate Programme, so it is vital that you spend time on your CV to make a good first impression….

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Posted by on December 10, 2014 at 4:37 pm

The scary thing about our industry
is that while there are more creative jobs than ever before, the competition is fierce. Since starting professional creative community The Dots (www.the-dots.co.uk), incredibly talented juniors are always asking me for tips on how to get that all-important foot in the door. To be honest there is no single thing

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