News, views, advice and blogs for graduates and recruiters from the Gradsouthwest team and guests.
Monday, September 2, 2019
Sunday, April 7, 2019
Employers are looking for someone who can do the job. And maybe someone who they can develop for the future.
Graduate attributes represent a package of knowledge, skills and understanding you’ll need to impress potential employers. As a new employee you’ll need to have the knowledge, skills and key attributes to be a success in the role, (and possibly the potential to grow).
Thursday, March 21, 2019
Did you know Cornwall and Devon are #1 and #3 for counties with the longest coastline in the UK?
Do you fancy a summer job with them in Cornwall? Click to find out more.
Monday, March 11, 2019
Graduate news doesn't come any more relevant than when it's about a fantastic south west company that wants to recruit graduate talent. For the first in our spotlight series, we're taking at look at Astranti Financial Training.
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
We love living and working in south west England, and many of the students we speak to who study in the region want to stay for their first graduate job and want to build their career here.
Friday, February 1, 2019
You’ve been rejected – or you just missed the deadline. Your friends have been swept up in the strong, safe embrace of the grad scheme, and you’ve been left out in the cold. Is this to be your life post-uni – watching your friends bob along on a current of success as you struggle to stay afloat? Well, of course not. Here’s why.
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Gradsouthwest, the graduate job board for south west England is delighted to be advertising a number of fantastic student placement opportunities.
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
If you’re graduating this year, things are about to get busy. So busy that it’s tempting to put off your career planning until the summer. However, a little time invested now will really help you find the right job.
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Our festive top tip is to use the STAR interview technique!...
Monday, October 22, 2018
Graduating from college is an exciting time, but also a time of uncertainty for many. It is estimated that by 2022, 10 million people in the UK workforce will be in professional occupations and according to The Institute for Fiscal Studies, an estimated 83% of graduates will not fully clear their debt within three decades.
Monday, October 15, 2018
Do you know how many businesses there are in south west England? Do you know how many employ staff? And how many staff? Or what sector they are in?