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Ever had a job application blanked? We want to know who doesn’t reply Ever had a job application blanked? We want to know who doesn’t reply • February 9, 2016 • 3 Comments

TIRED OF THE CV ‘TUMBLEWEED’ MOMENT? TELL US ABOUT IT Most graduates have experienced the ‘CV black hole’ and ‘tumbleweed moment’, but which is the worst…

Minimum wage cheats forced to pay out £2m – but did any of it go to interns? We’ll never know Minimum wage cheats forced to pay out £2m – but did any of it go to interns? We’ll never know • February 5, 2016 • No Comments

92 ROGUE EMPLOYERS CAUGHT – BUT DETAILS REMAIN A MYSTERY The government has named 92 employers who have failed to pay…

Manchester United “pays poverty wages” for graduate roles Manchester United “pays poverty wages” for graduate roles • February 4, 2016 • No Comments

APPLICANTS MUST HAVE HAVE 2.1 FROM A “TOP UK UNIVERSITY” – BUT CLUB ONLY OFFERS £6.50 AN HOUR Manchester United is recruiting several “ambitious”, “high-achieving” graduates…

Should I work for a big company or a start-up? Should I work for a big company or a start-up? • February 3, 2016 • No Comments

IT DEPENDS ON YOUR PERSONALITY AND GOALS, SAYS EXPERT What is the best place for graduates to start their career? The ultimate prize is…

Black graduates earn 23% less than their white friends Black graduates earn 23% less than their white friends • February 1, 2016 • 1 Comment

SHOCKING NEW REPORT REVEALS “MASSIVE PAY GAP” Yes, this is the UK – and yes, this is 2016. Yet research has revealed a…

High fliers v low earners: How graduates are divided in the UK today High fliers v low earners: How graduates are divided in the UK today • January 22, 2016 • 4 Comments

STARK CONTRAST IN TALES FROM “THE BEST” AND “THE REST” Hey, did you read that “picky” graduates are turning down top employers and reneging…

I have a big gap on my CV – what should I do? I have a big gap on my CV – what should I do? • January 21, 2016 • 7 Comments

“SHOULD I DISGUISE A CV GAP?” “DO BOSSES PREFER APPLICANTS WHO ALREADY HAVE A JOB?” Anyone can answer the easy questions about job hunting – but what about the really awkward ones?

Labour’s equality minister says unpaid intern advert was “a mistake” Labour’s equality minister says unpaid intern advert was “a mistake” • January 19, 2016 • 1 Comment

POSTING OF EXPENSES-ONLY ROLE WAS RESULT OF A “MISUNDERSTANDING” Labour’s shadow equality minster has advertised a degree-level parliamentary internship, paying expenses only. The advert for the ‘constituency intern’ position…

3 questions every smart graduate job seeker should ask in January 3 questions every smart graduate job seeker should ask in January • January 12, 2016 • 1 Comment

2016 IS A NEW YEAR – SO DON’T REPEAT YOUR OLD MISTAKES! Is your 2016 off to a flying start – or are you struggling with the January job-hunt blues? Graduate Fog hopes…

Graduates v government! Fight is ON over student loan small print changes Graduates v government! Fight is ON over student loan small print changes • December 15, 2015 • 3 Comments

VOLUNTEERS WANTED TO MOUNT HISTORIC CHALLENGE The stage is set for an almighty showdown between graduates and the government, over sneaked-in changes…

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