Graduate news and career tips from our editors

Graduate jobs going, going, gone: next week's closing dates

The end of March is a particularly busy time for application closing dates on targetjobs.co.uk, so make sure you check our round-up of deadlines coming up soon... (view)

Posted 23 March 2015.

Last chance to apply! Next week's graduate job deadlines

There are stacks of great graduate opportunities on targetjobs.co.uk with application deadlines coming up over the next week, so make sure you check up our... (view)

Posted 17 March 2015.

One in four graduates lands job after work experience, survey finds

Organising work experience or an internship with an employer you are interested in is an increasingly crucial part of the process of getting the graduate job... (view)

Posted 27 January 2015.

National Grid reaches out to job hunters with learning difficulties

Successful businesses need to seek out top talent, and who’s to say that talent isn’t living with a disability or learning difficulty? That is the view of Emma... (view)

Posted 6 January 2015.

Survey reveals parental influence on students' career choices

The majority of students say their parents play a major role in their decision-making about careers and study, according to a report published last week. More... (view)

Posted 9 December 2014.

Five tips for success for women considering careers in IT

Shilpa Shah, a director at Deloitte and leader of the firm’s Women in Technology network, is a passionate advocate of tech careers for women. Here are her five... (view)

Posted 20 October 2014.

Survey finds largest fall in graduate unemployment for 15 years

New research has revealed that the largest drop in graduate unemployment for 15 years took place over the past year. The latest edition of the annual study... (view)

Posted 25 September 2014.

Female first years less confident about work experience

Female first year students are much less confident than their male peers about landing an internship or a place on a vacation programme, according to a survey... (view)

Posted 10 September 2014.

Graduate jobs and starting salaries increase as banking vacancies soar

UK employers are predicting growth of 17% in the number of graduate vacancies available in 2014 compared to last year, according to a membership survey carried... (view)

Posted 22 July 2014.

One in four UK students plans to work abroad after graduating

One in four UK undergraduates intends to start work overseas, according to the 2014 trendence UK Graduate Barometer survey. The annual survey, which took in... (view)

Posted 10 July 2014.