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Money mules: Criminal gangs target cash-strapped graduates Money mules: Criminal gangs target cash-strapped graduates • December 8, 2017 • No Comments

HOW TO SPOT SCAM JOBS WHICH COULD PUT YOU IN PRISON FOR 14 YEARS Cash-strapped graduates are being targeted by criminal gangs who want to use them as ‘money mules’, to launder the proceeds of crime…

FINALLY! ‘Shameless’ fat cat uni boss quits £468k role at Bath FINALLY! ‘Shameless’ fat cat uni boss quits £468k role at Bath • November 29, 2017 • 1 Comment

HER PAY PACKET BALLOONED AS STUDENT DEBT DEEPENED The vice chancellor of the University of Bath has quit her £468,000 a year role, following criticism…

Dyslexic graduates: 6 job hunting tips you need to know about Dyslexic graduates: 6 job hunting tips you need to know about • November 28, 2017 • 53 Comments

NEW ADVICE ON CVS, APPLICATIONS AND INTERVIEWS FOR GRADUATES WITH DYSLEXIA Being a dyslexic graduate can make a tough job market feel even tougher. Graduate applications…

Oxford graduate sues university for £1m over ‘inadequate’ teaching Oxford graduate sues university for £1m over ‘inadequate’ teaching • November 22, 2017 • No Comments

WHY ALL UNIVERSITIES SHOULD WORRY ABOUT THIS EXTREME CASE The University of Oxford has been forced to defend its academic standards in the High Court…

Should I sign up for Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA)? Should I sign up for Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA)? • November 17, 2017 • 60 Comments

THE PROS AND CONS OF SIGNING ON AFTER GRADUATION Are you struggling to find work, running out of cash – and considering signing on for Jobseeker’s Allowance?…

Good! Universities to face fines over adverts that mislead students Good! Universities to face fines over adverts that mislead students • November 10, 2017 • 3 Comments

SIX UK UNIS WILL BE WARNED OVER FALSE OR VAGUE CLAIMS Universities are set to face stern warnings and hefty fines for making false or misleading claims…

Sex pest mentors “lure young workers by offering career advice” Sex pest mentors “lure young workers by offering career advice” • November 8, 2017 • No Comments

ARE ESTABLISHED PROFESSIONALS TAKING ADVANTAGE OF INTERNS AND GRADUATES JUST STARTING OUT? Established professionals with ulterior motives are “luring” vulnerable…

It’s ‘Game Over’ for boring application forms! Why graduate employers love new game-style testing (and you should too) It’s ‘Game Over’ for boring application forms! Why graduate employers love new game-style testing (and you should too) • November 2, 2017 • 1 Comment

HOW SMARTER TECH BENEFITS CANDIDATES, AS WELL AS EMPLOYERS If you’re busy applying for the big graduate schemes, the chances are you’ve already felt…

Got an interview in London, Manchester or Birmingham in November? Have two nights’ FREE accommodation, thanks to Barclays Got an interview in London, Manchester or Birmingham in November? Have two nights’ FREE accommodation, thanks to Barclays • November 1, 2017 • 1 Comment

BANK LENDS ITS FLATS TO GRADUATES AS SHOCKING NEW STATS REVEAL TRUE COST OF JOB HUNTING Graduates hoping to attend a job interview in London, Manchester or Birmingham…

Could a new ‘ban’ on unpaid internships make things WORSE for young workers? Could a new ‘ban’ on unpaid internships make things WORSE for young workers? • October 24, 2017 • No Comments

UNPAID INTERNSHIPS ARE ALREADY ILLEGAL. WHY RISK CONFUSING THE ISSUE? Could a new bill designed to improve interns’ chances of being paid for their work actually risk making things WORSE for young workers…

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