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Christmas Jobs 2020 – What Are The Options For Students?

19 Nov 2020

Every year, the Christmas break presents student of all ages the perfect opportunity to take a pause from their studies and earn plenty of cash from working a job. Typically, many of these jobs are in retail, as shops hire in order to keep...

Zero Hour Contracts

04 Nov 2020

With Christmas approaching, zero-hour contacts often shoot up in popularity, as in summer too for many. But the topic of zero hours can be tricky. Depending who you talk to, some will agree with them, whereas some don’t have a good word to say...

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LinkedIn Profiles for Students

08 Oct 2020

Chances are that being a student, at some point LinkedIn has been brought up in conversation. Either between friends, or in the classroom/lecture theatre etc. A common comparison of LinkedIn is “Facebook for professionals”. Although this is somewhat true, it is so much more...

Internships – A Students Guide

17 Sep 2020

Internships can be a fantastic way for students to gain relevant experience and earn some money over a short period. However, they shouldn’t be confused with industrial placements, which are typically a required part of many university courses. We have mentioned numerous times in...

Remote Internships – The Benefits & Challenges

26 Aug 2020

For many years we have been aware of the rising popularity of remote working, but coronavirus has only accelerated the transition from the office to home. If you have recently started or will be starting a remote internship/job in the coming months or years,...

Missed Out On University? Have You Considered Your Options?

20 Aug 2020

A level results day has unfortunately not gone the way many had hoped and needed it to go. Many students have now missed out on places at university which they deserved, and their teachers had predicted. Even with the recent government U-turn, many have...

Class of Covid-19 – Advice for 2020 School Leavers

13 Aug 2020

Worldwide, 2020 has been a very different year than we had planned. Students have been massively affected, particularly school leavers who had hoped to sit exams this year. Leaving school can be a confusing mixture of emotions as you step out of the environment...

10 Top Video Interview Tips

05 Aug 2020

Whether you are applying for your very first job, a weekend job or a graduate role with a multinational corporation, interviews play a crucial role in every application process. Interviews can be intimidating at the best of times and chances are your next interview...

8 ways for students to increase employability after lockdown

21 Jul 2020

Coronavirus has unquestionably had a huge impact on most of our lives, with students being hit hard. From exams, gap year plans and summer jobs being cancelled we now approach what would have been the usual start of the six week summer holidays still...

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