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How to write a great CV

Applying for a job? Follow our complete guide to creating a killer CV and hugely increase your chances of getting hired. Putting together the perfect CV might seem like a daunting task, but with our shiny template and some pointers on what to include, you’ll be done in no time at all. Get yourself comfortable […]

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7 basic tax facts every student needs to know

Getting to grips with tax can save you money and boost your student finances – we’re here to show you how. Think you’ll wait until you’ve graduated to figure out this tax stuff? You could be missing a trick. Knowing how tax works can help you maximise your earnings, get more from your savings, and ensure […]

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How to buy work clothes on a budget

Doing an internship or about to start a graduate job? Getting yourself a work wardrobe doesn’t have to cost the world – here’s how to get smart work clothes for low prices… Whether you’re starting your first graduate job, doing some part-time work over summer or heading on an internship, it’s important that you have […]

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How to use Twitter to find a job in 2019

Think Twitter’s just for memes, funny threads and overly aggressive opinions? Oh no – it’s actually a great tool for starting your career. Here’s how you can use it to land your dream job. Admittedly, with LinkedIn on the scene, Twitter might not be the first site you’d think of when using social media to […]

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Fun extracurricular activities to improve your CV

The job market may feel scarily competitive at times, but we know of plenty of ways to help you stand out – try these extracurricular activities and make your CV too good to overlook. It’s not enough to simply tell employers that you’re interested in their industry – you need to show it. And the […]

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11 tips to find the perfect graduate job

Tired of writing detailed, heartfelt cover letters to potential employers who reply with… nothing? We feel your pain – but these tips can help you get the graduate job you want (and deserve!). There was very good news in October 2018 that graduate unemployment rates were the lowest they had been in 39 years. But, […]

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What to do if you get a 2:2 degree

A university degree at any level is something to be massively proud of. But what if you’re disappointed with your 2:2? Don’t sweat – here’s what to do. You’re probably tired of people telling you a 2:2 is nothing to fret about, but if you didn’t get the result you were aiming for, it’s natural […]

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Common interview questions and how to answer them

Getting thrown by an interview question is the WORST, but the key to avoiding it is pretty simple: preparation. To help, here are some tips on nailing your answers to the most common questions. Once you’ve managed to put together the perfect CV and blown away your potential new employer with a super convincing cover […]

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What to do at university to make your CV stand out

Hoping to improve your employability while still at uni? There are so many things you can be doing right now to boost your CV. Try these tips and you might just land that dream job. With so many students and grads on the job hunt at this very moment (yep, even as you read this), […]

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5 highest paid jobs and degrees

As degrees get more and more expensive, is uni still worth the cost? Cash in on your investment with a high-flying career like these! Despite rising tuition fees, surveys still suggest that a degree can significantly enhance your lifetime earnings potential. We’ve done the research to help you really maximise your salary packet after university. You can […]