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Crafting the Ultimate Graduate CV

Crafting the Ultimate Graduate CV

Having a well-written and tailored graduate CV can make all the difference when it comes to competing against thousands of other students applying for that same job.

Below are the five key points you should consider when crafting your graduate CV:

  • Research and understand the job requirements
  • Choose a professional layout
  • Showcase your relevant skills and experience
  • Use powerful language
  • Proofread your CV

If you want to craft a high-quality application that stands out from the rest, access our ultimate guide below – from common mistakes and how to avoid them, what sections should be included, and best practices that will set you up with the perfect CV.

The Power of Social Recruiting

The Power of Social Recruiting

Why is your ‘online’ brand so important?

When over 90% of recruiters and HR professionals refer to social media to review your profile, managing your online reputation is KEY.

Think: ‘Who can access your data?’ If your profile is public, your future employer could have an insight into more than just your qualifications and work experience.

Nowadays, LinkedIn has become an essential tool for professionals worldwide. This social media platform is the perfect place to showcase your professional journey, connect with like-minded individuals and companies, and even find your dream job. Click below to read why every graduate needs to be on LinkedIn.

Excellence is not a skill, it's an attitude

Excellence is not a skill, it's an attitude

Perfecting your Interview

Perfecting your Interview

You rarely get a second chance to make a good impression on a prospective employer, so at your interview it is important that you get it right the first time. When preparing for your interview, it’s important to consider;

  • What to take
  • What to wear
  • Knowledge about yourself
  • Knowledge about the job & organisation

Get in Touch

As you embark on your graduate journey, remember that our team of experts is here for you. Whether you need career advice, support, or a friendly chat, feel free to get in touch. Your success matters to us, and we’re dedicated to supporting you every step of the way.

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