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Graduate unfair dismissal: Young workers are “disposable” now bosses can sack without reason, say job experts Graduate unfair dismissal: Young workers are “disposable” now bosses can sack without reason, say job experts • December 1, 2015 • 10 Comments

HAS CHANGE TO LAW GIVEN EMPLOYERS TOO MUCH POWER? Recent graduates are among the first casualties of a change in law that makes it too easy for bosses to…

DEBATE: Is it your right to know what your boss gets paid? DEBATE: Is it your right to know what your boss gets paid? • November 26, 2015 • No Comments

“BRING BACK SHAME TO OUR BOARDROOMS,” SAY CAMPAIGNERS Big businesses should publish statistics revealing the pay gap between their top bosses…

Are TV internships to blame for the industry’s diversity problem? Are TV internships to blame for the industry’s diversity problem? • November 19, 2015 • 4 Comments

SHOULD LENNY HENRY’S CALL FOR ‘SYSTEMIC CHANGE’ INCLUDE SCRAPPING TV’S TOXIC INTERN CULTURE? Veteran comic Lenny Henry has repeated demands for Britain’s TV channels…

How to get a graduate job at Grant Thornton How to get a graduate job at Grant Thornton • November 13, 2015 • 1 Comment

“BE YOURSELF – AND BACK UP YOUR ANSWERS WITH EVIDENCE”, SAYS TOP EMPLOYER The Grant Thornton graduate programme regularly wins awards for being one of the most forward-thinking…

UN internships protest turns ugly as security team bans photographs UN internships protest turns ugly as security team bans photographs • November 11, 2015 • No Comments

VICE NEWS REPORTER TOLD TO DELETE PICTURES A peaceful protest against unpaid UN internships was met with a heavy-handed response from the organisation’s…

London Zoo intern defends unpaid roles, saying: “I gained invaluable experience” London Zoo intern defends unpaid roles, saying: “I gained invaluable experience” • November 10, 2015 • No Comments

AND CLAIMS YOU CAN LIVE ON EXPENSES IN LONDON A former London Zoo intern has defended its controversial unpaid internships, saying the backlash against her former employer…

Stop the madness! London Zoo seeks unpaid intern with a Master’s degree Stop the madness! London Zoo seeks unpaid intern with a Master’s degree • November 9, 2015 • 15 Comments

SIX-MONTH ROLE IN LONDON PAYS JUST £5 PER DAY FOR LUNCH A six-month, unpaid London Zoo internship has angered science graduates after the zoo made clear…

Just graduated and stuck in a low-paid ‘stop gap’ job? Don’t wait too long to move on, warns expert Just graduated and stuck in a low-paid ‘stop gap’ job? Don’t wait too long to move on, warns expert • November 3, 2015 • 5 Comments

NEW NATIONAL LIVING WAGE WILL TEMPT FIRMS TO REPLACE STAFF WITH ROBOTS, SAYS CBI BOSS Graduates stuck in ‘stop gap’ jobs should get out of them as soon as they can…

Sneaky plan to change graduate debt small print is a “disgrace” says money guru Sneaky plan to change graduate debt small print is a “disgrace” says money guru • October 28, 2015 • 5 Comments

WORRIED ABOUT YOUR STUDENT DEBT? YOU SHOULD BE, SAYS UK’S TOP FINANCE JOURNALIST The UK’s best known independent money expert has slammed the government’s plans to re-write the small print…

Dyspraxic graduates: 16 things you need to know when job hunting Dyspraxic graduates: 16 things you need to know when job hunting • October 22, 2015 • 13 Comments

PLAY TO YOUR STRENGTHS – AND TAKE YOUR TIME, SAYS EXPERT Graduate job-hunting can feel especially daunting if you have dyspraxia…

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