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Name: Scott Nicholl Company name: Trafigura Position: Oil and Its Derivatives Graduate What did you want to be when you grew up? Up until I was 18 I never knew what I wanted to do. I always had an interest in business, so thought I could end up being an accountant. Then after talking to my

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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

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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

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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

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Posted by on July 8, 2015 at 10:00 am

I studied BA Business Studies at University – a 4 year course at MMU with a placement year.  I started at ASDA 5 years ago as a Trading Assistant in Condiments & Cooking (2 years), then was promoted to a Buyer in World food & Free From (2.5 years) and have just been promoted to

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Posted by on July 7, 2015 at 10:00 am

I’m Hayley Bolton, a Huddersfield Uni graduate with a BA(Hons) in English with Creative Writing. I joined Asda in 2011 as a Trading Assistant in the Party team. After 18 months I was promoted to Customer Planning on Festive, Halloween & Party and spent a year doing that before moving to my current role as

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Posted by on July 6, 2015 at 10:00 am

Guest Blogger Ruby Hawes is a Food Safety Coordinator at Asda, and talks of her experiences working at the Supermarket What attracted you to applying for Asda? I really wanted to stay in Leeds after I graduated and had heard good things about working for Asda. I was also attracted by the global connection to Walmart

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Posted by on April 22, 2015 at 1:21 pm

Mad Men — A term coined in the late nineteen-fifties to describe the advertising executives of Madison Avenue. They coined it. There has been a Don Draper shaped hole in my life until recently. Season 7 of Mad Men has begun and it’s 1971. The clothes, the drinking vodka at 11am, the back stabbing of

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Posted by on September 3, 2014 at 2:43 pm

2014 has become famed for the series of plane disasters that have occurred throughout the year worldwide, earning the title “year of flying dangerously”.  A total of eight major aeroplane disasters have already occurred, including the March 8th Malaysian Airlines flight with 239 aboard, now one of the most controversial incidents of a plane disappearance

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