- Comet calling in the administrators was all over the news this week – we look into ways in which graduates can use their knowledge of the retailer’s sticky end to show off their commercial awareness to retail employers.
- Use your CV to tell property employers that you are the one and only. A number of large property firms (including BNP Paribas Real Estate, Savills, Jones Lang LaSalle and Knight Frank) request a CV.
- Slaughter and May demands old-fashioned CV and covering letter – here's our shiny new advice on how to write them.
- Prepare for case study interviews and assessment centres with a good read.Graduates keen to start their careers in business, consulting or finance may want to add a book to their reading lists: Steve Coll’s Private Empire.
- New research highlights key to getting a graduate job in tough times. A new study has shown just how hard recent graduates have been hit by the economic downturn – and shows how important it is for students to take action.
- Writing your graduate CV? Three top tips that’ll get you hired .If you get your CV right, it will reveal a whole lot more than your qualifications, work experience and extracurricular activities.
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