Business Blog - February 2019

  • Starting salaries, cost of living and disposable income

    Posted on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 by Gradsouthwest TeamNo comments

    Recent research has shown that average starting salaries in the most important UK cities for graduate employment are now averaging £20,000 – £23,000. Included in this salary band are the cities of Bath, Bristol, Exeter, Plymouth, Reading, Swindon, Southampton and Oxford in our patch. London pips them all to lead the pack at an average of nearly £25,000. However, graduate starting salaries do not ...

  • Green Consultant Internships

    Posted on Monday, February 25, 2019 by Gradsouthwest TeamNo comments

    Are you interested in improving your sustainability and preparing for the future? The University of Exeter is pleased to introduce fully-funded ‘Green Consultant Internships’. The University are offering you the opportunity to host one or more Exeter students to conduct free energy, water, waste and carbon audits, for your business. You are also welcome to suggest an alternative sustainability ...

  • Gradsouthwest Recruiter Update February 2019

    Posted on Thursday, February 14, 2019 by Gradsouthwest TeamNo comments

    In this February 2019 issue: Want to recruit the class of 2019? ~ Spring Careers Fairs ~ Plymouth College of Art - Employability Skills Framework Consultation ~ Training, Funding Opportunities & Events ~ Graduate Migration Want to recruit the class of 2019? Act now to ...

  • Want to recruit the class of 2019?

    Posted on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 by Gradsouthwest TeamNo comments

    Act now to tap into the next cohort of talent! The class of 2019 become available for work in June / July. As final exams loom, you need to catch them now before their attention is focused on their studies. Follow our timeline to attract the talent... Feb / March - follow our tips to write and publish your recruitment advert March / April  - receive applications (for students, it's a nice ...