6 advantages graduates can bring to your company

Posted by Harry Picken on 03-May-2016 09:00:00

We’re approaching the end of the academic year and that means one thing, new graduates! As the latest cohort look to take their first step onto the career ladder, we ask ourselves these two questions:

  1. What can graduate employers do to attract the right graduates to their organisation?
  2. Should we be more cautious hiring someone straight out of university?

 

One thing is for sure, after speaking to graduate recruiters up and down the country, there are common benefits which emerge. So without further ado, here's what we think a graduate can bring to your organisation.

 

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Topics: Jobs and Internships, Recruitment, Temporary Workers, Recruitment Tools, Graduate Internships

Recruiter Insight: the five biggest fears of a grad when starting their first job

Posted by Harry Picken on 16-Feb-2016 16:20:09

Every year, thousands of graduates take the first steps into the wide world of careers. Excitment and nerves flow fast through the veins of every graduate employee, but what really are their biggest fears? In this blog we hear from Lauren Stalker, a media executive and millennial at the content marketing and media agency, Pulse on the workplace fears that she overcame.

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Topics: Jobs and Internships, Recruitment

Insight: Top 10 posts on The Careers Group blogs in 2015

Posted by Harry Picken on 11-Jan-2016 12:14:00

2015 was a busy year in higher education. It saw a higher education Green Paper, the proposal of a teaching excellence framework, and more students than ever seeking career advice from their university. But, let's not forget the hundreds of blogs published by The Careers Group for offering news and career advice for students, graduates, career centres and employers.

2015 also saw us launch a new-look blog platform where you can subscribe to email updates in addition to a new blog dedicated to graduate recruiters.

But which articles had you clicking the most? Here are the top 10 most-read of 2015.

Enjoy!

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Topics: Jobs and Internships, Fairs and Events, Recruitment

Helping interns to help you - the benefits of attracting the best graduates

Posted by Yasamine Kojouri on 16-Nov-2015 11:53:25

Are your internships supercharged to attract the best graduates? John Bernard, global marketing director at Mozilla Firefox OS explains the value of taking on marketing interns. 

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Topics: Jobs and Internships, Recruitment, Graduate Internships

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