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What do YOU think makes a great graduate job? What do YOU think makes a great graduate job? • March 3, 2015 • 7 Comments

COMPANY CULTURE, TRAINING – OR COLD, HARD CASH? A fat pay packet is no longer the top priority for job-hunting graduates…

No idea how much student debt you have? Join the club No idea how much student debt you have? Join the club • February 25, 2015 • 6 Comments

HALF OF GRADUATES KNOW ONLY ‘ROUGHLY’ WHAT THEY OWE No idea how much student debt you have, or how long it will take to pay back? You’re not alone

Conservatives rush to recruit unpaid election interns (sorry – ‘campaign volunteers’) Conservatives rush to recruit unpaid election interns (sorry – ‘campaign volunteers’) • February 19, 2015 • 8 Comments

ADVERTS FOR DOZENS OF WAGE-FREE ROLES APPEAR ONLINE, AIMED SQUARELY AT YOUNG APPLICANTS Politicians are being warned not to use the general election to take advantage of young people desperate…

TOWIE stars under fire over social media internship paying £20 a day TOWIE stars under fire over social media internship paying £20 a day • February 18, 2015 • 2 Comments

FIRM ALSO REPRESENTS PETER ANDRE, RACHEL HUNTER AND MICHELLE MONE A well-known celebrity PR agency has advertised a three-month social media internship paying just £20 per day. Current clients of CAN…

Are ‘picky’ graduates really TURNING DOWN jobs? Are ‘picky’ graduates really TURNING DOWN jobs? • February 17, 2015 • 10 Comments

YOUNG JOBSEEKERS ARE “PLAYING HARD TO GET” WITH EMPLOYERS, REPORT CLAIMS The UK’s “picky” graduates are “playing hard to get” with employers…

Wow! Employer offers £40,000 per student to help with university costs Wow! Employer offers £40,000 per student to help with university costs • February 12, 2015 • 1 Comment

(AND NO, THEY DON’T HAVE TO PAY IT BACK WHEN THEY GRADUATE) Is it fair that students are burdened with the entire cost of their degree, when some of the world’s biggest firm…

Wannabe journalists charged £120 for a byline Wannabe journalists charged £120 for a byline • February 10, 2015 • No Comments

SHOCKING! PUBLISHER DEMANDS THAT YOUNG WRITERS PAY TO BE IN PRINT Would you pay to see your name in print? One of the UK’s biggest publishers of local and regional newspapers is charging £120…

Are your graduate debt repayments really just one “posh coffee” a day? Are your graduate debt repayments really just one “posh coffee” a day? • February 5, 2015 • 10 Comments

CUT OUT CAPPUCCINOS TO PAY OFF YOUR LOAN, SAYS POLITICIAN – BUT DOES HIS MATHS ADD UP? A government minister who implied that graduates could pay off their debt easily…

Video CVs – love them or loathe them? Video CVs – love them or loathe them? • February 4, 2015 • 1 Comment

WHY THE OGILVY FELLOWSHIP SCHEME WANTS TO SEE HOW YOU LOOK ON CAMERA The written word can only tell an employer so much about what a candidate is really like…

Want more diversity, Hollywood? Stop auctioning your internships for £30,000! Want more diversity, Hollywood? Stop auctioning your internships for £30,000! • January 28, 2015 • No Comments

THE WEINSTEIN COMPANY “DONATES” THREE-MONTH “RARE OPPORTUNITY” An unpaid Hollywood internship at a major movie studio is being auctioned for over £30,000 ($50,000)…

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