Blog

YES! Labour will end ‘scandal’ of unpaid internships if elected YES! Labour will end ‘scandal’ of unpaid internships if elected • April 17, 2015 • 3 Comments

HUGE PROBLEM FOR YOUNG WORKERS FINALLY RECOGNISED – WILL OTHER PARTIES FOLLOW SUIT? Ed Miliband has promised that all internships lasting more than a month will be paid if…

Rip-off alert! Media jobs board asks graduates to pay just to VIEW job adverts Rip-off alert! Media jobs board asks graduates to pay just to VIEW job adverts • April 16, 2015 • 4 Comments

BBC, ITV AND CHANNEL 4 VACANCIES ALL APPEAR BEHIND PAYWALL A media jobs board has shocked cash-strapped young jobseekers by asking them to pay…

Happy Birthday… to us! Happy Birthday… to us! • April 9, 2015 • 4 Comments

GRADUATE FOG IS FIVE TODAY! That’s right – today we are celebrating this website’s FIFTH birthday! And we want to say a big thank you…

Asperger’s graduates – 12 tips you need to read Asperger’s graduates – 12 tips you need to read • March 31, 2015 • 15 Comments

Job hunting is tough for everyone – but graduates with Asperger’s Syndrome may face a few extra challenges when trying to land…

Graduates! Keen to cut your travel costs? Join the Commuter Club Graduates! Keen to cut your travel costs? Join the Commuter Club • March 25, 2015 • 1 Comment

SMART NEW SCHEME COULD SAVE YOU UP TO £339 A YEAR ON YOUR LONDON TRAVELCARD How much do you spend on travel to and from work every month? For many graduates – especially interns…

An insult to workers? Minimum wage set to rise… by a measly 20p per hour An insult to workers? Minimum wage set to rise… by a measly 20p per hour • March 18, 2015 • 2 Comments

NEW RATE IS “NOWHERE NEAR ENOUGH” SAY CRITICS Good news for graduates doing low-paid internships, shop jobs and bar work…

What do YOU think makes a great graduate job? What do YOU think makes a great graduate job? • March 3, 2015 • 9 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…

Page 1 of 6012345...102030...Last »