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Are graduate employers just plain racist? Are graduate employers just plain racist? • April 15, 2016 • 1 Comment

SHOCK REPORT SHOWS BLACK, ASIAN AND MINORITY ETHNIC GRADUATES 2.5x MORE LIKELY TO BE JOBLESS Black, Asian and minority ethnic graduates are…

Businesses will suffer if graduates can’t afford to live in London, say bosses Businesses will suffer if graduates can’t afford to live in London, say bosses • April 8, 2016 • 4 Comments

RIP-OFF RENT IS NOW A HEADACHE FOR EMPLOYERS, AS WELL AS YOUNG WORKERS Some of London’s big-name employers have added their voices to growing concerns…

Tell us again… WHY don’t under-25s get the new national living wage? Tell us again… WHY don’t under-25s get the new national living wage? • April 1, 2016 • 2 Comments

YOU CAN VOTE AND JOIN THE ARMY – BUT YOU DON’T DESERVE ‘GROWN UP’ WAGES UNTIL YOUR 25TH BIRTHDAY. WHAT’S THAT ABOUT? Around 1.3 million workers will enjoy a historic pay boost…

Graduate Fog sponsor Grant Thornton named social mobility champion! Graduate Fog sponsor Grant Thornton named social mobility champion! • March 30, 2016 • 1 Comment

GRANT THORNTON “GOES BEYOND” WORK OF RIVALS TO WIDEN ACCESS TO JOBS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE Lots of firms claim to care about social mobility – but how many really do?

Starting an internship? 5 ways to shine (that don’t involve making tea) Starting an internship? 5 ways to shine (that don’t involve making tea) • March 23, 2016 • 2 Comments

USE YOUR LUNCH HOUR WISELY AND DON’T BRING CHOCOLATES ON YOUR LAST DAY When you’re starting an internship, there’s a lot to think about. But smart graduates know…

Graduates with jobs – what advice do you have for those still hunting? Graduates with jobs – what advice do you have for those still hunting? • March 18, 2016 • 39 Comments

WHAT HAVE YOU LEARNED THAT YOU WISH YOU’D KNOWN SOONER? What advice can graduates with jobs give to those who are still hunting? One of the great…

Graduates among those hit hardest by zero-hours contract boom Graduates among those hit hardest by zero-hours contract boom • March 10, 2016 • 1 Comment

UNDER-25s ACCOUNT FOR TWO THIRDS OF LATEST RISE A new boom in the number of people depending on a zero-hours contract…

Aargh! Journalism job advert demands applicants “live less than 30 mins from Bond Street” Aargh! Journalism job advert demands applicants “live less than 30 mins from Bond Street” • March 2, 2016 • 3 Comments

CANDIDATES NEED CENTRAL LONDON ADDRESS SO THEY CAN ATTEND EVENING “RECEPTIONS AND EVENTS” A magazine publisher has shocked job-seeking journalists…

GULP! Law graduates now face £127,000 debt to become a barrister GULP! Law graduates now face £127,000 debt to become a barrister • February 23, 2016 • 1 Comment

“COST OF QUALIFYING CREATES A HUGE SOCIAL MOBILITY CHALLENGE” WARNS TOP LAWYER Becoming a barrister will soon cost law graduates up to £127,000, according to new calculations…

Strewth! Intern exploiter fined £9,000 in Australia. When will UK get tough on wage cheats? Strewth! Intern exploiter fined £9,000 in Australia. When will UK get tough on wage cheats? • February 17, 2016 • 3 Comments

BACK PAY IS OFTEN AWARDED, BUT PENALTIES ARE VERY RARE Three media interns are celebrating as their former employer has been fined nearly £9,000 after the trio of designers…

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