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Masters Degree: Pros and Cons

Masters Degree: Pros and Cons

It’s almost Christmas (yay!). If you’re anything like us (a carbon-based life-form) you’ll be taking stock as 2016 draws to a close. Perhaps you graduated this year, or you’re about to graduate next summer. Some of your friends might be scrambling...

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Soft Skills Training: Communication

Soft Skills Training: Communication

Giddy-up, recruits! Today we’re bringing you a crash course on communication as part of our Soft Skills Training series. If you’ve only just joined us, please check out our introduction to soft skills.

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Interview Cheat Sheet #1 - The Basics

Interview Cheat Sheet #1 - The Basics

Welcome to the first in our series of Interview Cheat Sheets!

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Why You Aren't Getting Job Offers After Interview...

Why You Aren't Getting Job Offers After Interview...

Are you going through one of those patches where you get tonnes of interviews, and receive very few job offers? It can be disheartening, especially if there’s no clear reason why employers aren’t taking your application forward. While winning...

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JobLab's Graduate Employability Quiz

JobLab's Graduate Employability Quiz

How employable are you? Don't know? It's time to take JobLab's employability quiz. With just 13 questions, it won't take long – plus it's highly entertaining, if I may say so myself.

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How to Stand Out at Your Graduate Job Interview: Brag Book

How to Stand Out at Your Graduate Job Interview: Brag Book

Remember in Mean Girls, LiLo and her cohort had a chintzy pink “Burn Book” detailing all of their peers’ most embarrassing moments – from Trang Pak making out with Coach Carr to Amber D’Alessio making out with a hot dog? Whatever you do – don’t...

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Generation Y Can't I Get a Job?!

Generation Y Can't I Get a Job?!

Employment figures are on the up which is good news – for those of us who identify as a statistic. Click To Tweet

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What's it Like Working in a Fast-Paced Startup? We Ask Sup.

What's it Like Working in a Fast-Paced Startup? We Ask Sup.

Last week we kicked it with the Sup app team, to find out what it’s like working in a startup! We had a blast in their workspace at Runway East, a group whose building hosts a number of tech startups, based near East London’s famous “Silicon...

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Quarter Life Crisis - One Year On

Quarter Life Crisis - One Year On

Last year I wrote a piece called “5 Tips to Beat a Quarter Life Crisis” for JobLab’s blog, and it has been one of our most popular articles. As we’re a website that helps grads get into work, most of our readers are millennials, like me. I think...

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Networking Tips for Graduates & First-timers

Networking Tips for Graduates & First-timers

Are you a graduate in need of networking tips? Then welcome to networking tips for graduates! Networking is a key soft skill, and like most soft skills it’s made up of lots of smaller, teeny-tiny soft skills. Oh, don’t know what “soft skills” are?...

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