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UK job boards unite to ban adverts for unpaid internships! UK job boards unite to ban adverts for unpaid internships! • September 2, 2013 • 4 Comments

MILKROUND, TARGET JOBS AND OTHERS JOIN MONSTER AND TOTAL JOBS IN PLEDGE TO YOUNG JOBSEEKERS *GRADUATE FOG EXCLUSIVE!* The UK’s biggest job boards have united in making a historic pledge to remove

Only 3% of graduates are jobless, claim astonishing new stats Only 3% of graduates are jobless, claim astonishing new stats • August 30, 2013 • 11 Comments

AND AVERAGE GRADUATE SALARY IS £24,000 (APPARENTLY) A new survey has claimed that just 3% of people who graduated during the recession were unemployed…

Dying to get ahead: Moritz Erhardt, the intern who burned out too young Dying to get ahead: Moritz Erhardt, the intern who burned out too young • August 21, 2013 • 7 Comments

EXHAUSTED MERRILL LYNCH INTERN FOUND DEAD AGED 21 Graduate Fog was shocked and sad to hear of the death of Moritz Erhardt, a summer intern…

Of course interns don’t deserve pay, says Spectator columnist Of course interns don’t deserve pay, says Spectator columnist • August 15, 2013 • 12 Comments

INTERNSHIPS ARE OPPORTUNITIES, NOT JOBS – SO DON’T EXPECT WAGES A Spectator columnist has called graduates who complain…

UK interns are an inspiration worldwide, says US expert UK interns are an inspiration worldwide, says US expert • August 7, 2013 • 1 Comment

TOP AUTHOR PRAISES YOUR “GUTSINESS” AND ADMITS AMERICANS ARE TOO “SHY” TO NAME AND SHAME THE GUILTY A top author and expert

Young workers most likely to be trapped by zero-hours contracts Young workers most likely to be trapped by zero-hours contracts • August 5, 2013 • 1 Comment

DESPERATE UNDER 24s ARE MOST VULNERABLE TO EXPLOITATIVE EMPLOYMENT TERMS – BUT EXPERT INSISTS CONTRACTS CAN BE ‘POSITIVE’ Young workers are most likely to be trapped by controversial zero-hours contracts, according…

Should I sign a zero hours contract? Should I sign a zero hours contract? • August 1, 2013 • 15 Comments

FLEXIBLE WORKING – OR PURE EXPLOITATION? SHARE YOUR VIEWS If you’re working part-time while you hunt for a permanent graduate job, do you know how many shifts…

Got a 2:1 or above? You’ll earn £81,000 more in your lifetime Got a 2:1 or above? You’ll earn £81,000 more in your lifetime • July 25, 2013 • 7 Comments

EVEN SCRAPING AN UPPER SECOND MAKES YOU £2,000 EXTRA PER YEAR We all know that your degree result has an impact on career success, but did you know just how much…

Oops! Most jobseekers dash off applications in under an hour Oops! Most jobseekers dash off applications in under an hour • July 23, 2013 • 17 Comments

TWO THIRDS SPEND LESS THAN 60 MINUTES PREPARING Most people applying for jobs spend less than one hour on each application…

D’oh! Graduates blank small employers – even though they have most of the jobs D’oh! Graduates blank small employers – even though they have most of the jobs • July 17, 2013 • 13 Comments

YOUNG JOBSEEKERS ARE STILL DAZZLED BY BIG NAME EMPLOYERS Graduates may be missing out on a whole host of job opportunities by snubbing smaller…

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