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How far would you commute to work every day? How far would you commute to work every day? • November 18, 2016 • 6 Comments

NEARLY 4 MILLION SQUEEZED WORKERS TRAVEL OVER 2 HOURS PER DAY How long is your daily commute? Or, if you’re job hunting, how long would you be prepared…

Internships row / Government refuses to meet campaigners to discuss solutions to unpaid work problem Internships row / Government refuses to meet campaigners to discuss solutions to unpaid work problem • November 6, 2016 • 1 Comment

PROPOSALS GO UNHEARD AS EDUCATION SECRETARY’S TEAM SNUBS INVITATION TO MEET The government department tasked with fixing social mobility has refused to meet campaigners to discuss the problem of unpaid internships…

Why ‘ban’ unpaid internships, when they’re already illegal? Why ‘ban’ unpaid internships, when they’re already illegal? • November 2, 2016 • 2 Comments

CAMPAIGNERS INTERN AWARE EXPLAIN WHAT’S GOING ON Confused by talk of a new ‘ban’ on unpaid internships, since most of them are already illegal? We were too…

What does the NUS actually do? What does the NUS actually do? • October 27, 2016 • 1 Comment

ANGER GROWS AS ORGANISATION CONTINUES TO IGNORE CORE CAMPAIGN ISSUES There was a time when the NUS was a force to be reckoned with…

Heat magazine internship will go ahead as an unpaid role, says parent company Bauer Heat magazine internship will go ahead as an unpaid role, says parent company Bauer • October 18, 2016 • 2 Comments

TWO-WEEK ‘GRUNT WORK’ ROLE COULD LEAD TO PAID WORK, SAYS OWNER A controversial, two-week internship at Heat magazine will go ahead as an unpaid position, a spokesperson has announced…

Heat magazine slammed for ‘grunt work’ fashion cupboard internship paying £10 a day Heat magazine slammed for ‘grunt work’ fashion cupboard internship paying £10 a day • October 11, 2016 • 6 Comments

THEY INSIST IT IS A CHANCE TO ‘SHADOW AND LEARN’ Heat magazine has angered young job seekers by advertising a “grunt work” placement in its fashion cupboard…

Graduates should use “family” connections to help them find jobs, says HSBC boss Graduates should use “family” connections to help them find jobs, says HSBC boss • October 6, 2016 • 2 Comments

WHAT EXACTLY DID HE MEAN? A senior spokesperson for HSBC has appeared to suggest that graduates should use family connections to help them find out about jobs…

How to get a graduate job at E.ON How to get a graduate job at E.ON • October 5, 2016 • No Comments

APPLYING TO THE E.ON GRADUATE SCHEME? The energy firm’s Graduate Co-ordinator, Jodie Hartigan, explains exactly what they’re looking for and how to make sure your application goes into their ‘Yes’ pile

Thank you E.ON! Energy firm sponsors Graduate Fog Advice Zone Thank you E.ON! Energy firm sponsors Graduate Fog Advice Zone • September 27, 2016 • No Comments

BECAUSE “EVERYONE LIKES TO BE PART OF SOMETHING BIGGER” Energy firm E.ON is sponsoring the Graduate Fog Advice Zone – a vast archive…

Under-30s facing massive confidence crisis, says new report Under-30s facing massive confidence crisis, says new report • September 22, 2016 • 18 Comments

NEW YOUTH MINISTER MUST BE APPOINTED, CHARITY URGES Earning crummy wages? Still living with your parents? Worried about the future? The UK’s young people are experiencing a massive confidence crisis and “suspended adulthood” according to a new report. Significant numbers of under 30s lack self-confidence and are at risk of mental health problems, with women …MORE

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