Drowning in a Sea of Technology

While beach bums are certainly lamenting the end of summer and the nicer weather, techies know there’s plenty to look forward to this autumn...

Don’t Be a Tourist, Be a Citizen of the World

The best time to travel is while young and not yet burdened by mortgages and families to support. However, being a college student also...

Four Tips For Creating The Perfect Student Home

Living on campus is a lot of fun but when the time comes to move into shared accommodation off campus, it’s your opportunity to...

The Benefits of Using a Specialist Job Board

Job searching is never going to be a quick and easy task, however, there are ways that you can maximise the effectiveness of your...

How Graduates Can Manage their Debts the Smart Way

With news that private investigators are being called in to track down EU students who’ve reneged on their debts and worries about a ‘lost...

Doing Something Different With Your Gap Year: Teach Abroad

Whether you’re a college, school or university student, there’s probably quite a high chance that you’re already casting your minds towards the final few...

Student credit card offers; a nice helping hand or a road to ruin?

Thursday 16th August brought much joy to thousands of teenagers across the UK as they received their A Level results and found that their...

How To Structure Your Application Letter The Right Way

A well-structured application letter is essential when applying for graduate jobs: there are likely to be many high calibre applicants and often the covering letter...

Any Graduates thinking of learning Java?

Although developed in 1995, Java is still one of the leading computer programming languages used today. Java is so broadly used that its popularity...

Is the International Graduate Grass Really Greener?

Recent media graduate Dave Wheeler found out after a year in Canada.Like too many of today’s university students, the anxiety of completing a degree...

How can you improve your job prospects before you graduate?

Graduation is looming up to meet you like the water at the end of Titanic. It’s a scary time- until this point in your...

GradU8 Interactive Seminars

Students and graduates know better than anyone just how useful seminars can be when it comes to learning and discussing new ideas. After all,...

Could the TARGETjobs Graduate Career Report help you…?

Produced by graduate recruitment assessment specialists, the TARGETjobs Graduate Careers Report uses biographical data, personal interests and psychometric testing in order to recommend job areas and...

Matt Fisher – In Conversation New Webseries

“Matt Fisher – In Conversation” is a new webseries of comedy talking head monologues to feature on the Grad Guide Blog.  Joz Norris, who...

Graduate Scheme Advice

Guest blogger, Clare Veal, from the Mars UK Graduate Scheme, gives her advice on getting on a graduate scheme: I graduated from Lancaster University June 2010...

Business Cards a Necessity for Graduates?

Graduating can be a daunting time. Getting your first step on the employment ladder is the first and often hardest step. How you bag...