Graduate news and views on student life
Check out our tips about making the most of university, graduate careers and job hunting.
You’ll also find news about events such as the TARGETjobs Undergraduate of the Year competition and TARGETjobs National Graduate Recruitment Awards.
The drama and pageantry of RuPaul’s Drag Race might seem a million miles from the world of CVs and assessment centres, and that’s because it is. However, that’... (view)
Posted 25 June 2020.
At TARGETjobs most of us have been working from home – a new experience for some of us – since the start of the coronavirus lockdown in March. We’ve noted pros... (view)
Posted 22 June 2020.
The coronavirus pandemic has already had a significant effect on the economy and the job market, one that will likely continue into the foreseeable future. You... (view)
Posted 15 June 2020.
The BBC show not only entertains, but also offers some useful careers advice… about what not to do. Watching The Apprentice is like observing a 12-week panel... (view)
Posted 10 December 2019.
Now that I've finished two degrees and four years of university, it's easier to see with hindsight the misconceptions I had about life at university and judge... (view)
Posted 14 October 2019.
We spoke to graduate Constantinos Kyriacou about his struggles with mental health at university and work. Constantinos was diagnosed with depression and... (view)
Posted 3 October 2019.
During my time at the University of York, I felt like part of both the campus and the city community, but the aggressive geese showed me that students don’t... (view)
Posted 25 September 2019.
It’s that time of year again: The Great British Bake Off has returned for its tenth season and once more everybody is a bit too emotionally invested in a... (view)
Posted 20 September 2019.