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Extrovert Do’s and Don’ts for Assessment Centre Group Tasks

Extrovert Do’s & Don’ts for (Assessment Centre) Group Tasks

We know that upcoming Assessment Centres can be daunting for some, especially those of you who have never attended one before! We want to assure you that there is nothing here to catch you out and we have provided you with some extra hints and tips to ensure you get the best out of your […]

Introvert Do’s and Don’ts for Assessment Centre Group Tasks 3

Introvert Do’s & Don’ts for (Assessment Centre) Group Tasks

We know that upcoming Assessment Centres can be daunting for some, especially those of you who are a little more reserved! We want to assure you that there is nothing here to catch you out and we have provided you with some extra hints and tips to ensure you get the best out of your […]

How can graduates clean up their online profile ahead of the job search article

How can graduates clean up their online profile ahead of the job search?

Having a strong online profile can be a great addition to your CV. Not only does it give you the chance to show off your skills and achievements, but it can also give prospective employers a chance to see what kind of person you are and give a valuable insight into your character. However, the […]

What Interview Questions Should You Expect For A Graduate Sales Position article

What Interview Questions Should You Expect For A Graduate Sales Position?

Sales roles are often referred to as the most important part of any business, as without a consistent level of sales, a company can stagnate. As a result, it is no surprise that companies take the recruitment for these types of position extremely seriously, meaning competition can be extremely high. A career in sales can […]

When Should A Graduate Think About Walking Away From A Job Offer article

When Should A Graduate Think About Walking Away From A Job Offer?

With the standard of competition for the top graduate jobs high, it may seem a little farfetched to even think about the idea of walking away from a job offer. However, talented and ambitious young employees can have a huge impact on a company in both the short and long-term and can often find themselves […]

Should You Relocate For A New Graduate Job Offer article

Should You Relocate For A New Graduate Job Offer?

In today’s competitive job market the idea of turning down a graduate job offer may seem a little strange, but if you have to relocate to a new town or city you may be a little apprehensive about accepting. Relocating for work can be a big step no matter your age, experience or skills, so […]

Why Saturday jobs are so valuable article

Why Saturday jobs are so valuable

According to the Association of Graduate Recruiter’s (AGR) survey of UK employers, half of them believe that graduates lack basic workplace skills. In this morning’s interview with BBC Radio 4, Stephen Isherwood of the AGR stated that the most employable and workplace ready graduates are those that complete placement years in industry. Likewise, those that […]

Apprenticeship with an SME What’s it like #NAW2017 article

Apprenticeship with an SME: What’s it like? #NAW2017

Following on from yesterday’s ‘Interview with an Apprentice’, today we have our Administrator Apprentice, Molly, in the spotlight! Molly joined Discovery Graduates in 2016 and has been an invaluable part of the team since. Unedited and unabridged, here’s what Molly had to say about her post-school experiences… Why did you choose to do an apprenticeship? […]

Interview with an Apprentice #NAW2017 article

Interview with an Apprentice #NAW2017

Discovery Graduates are all about Discovering Talent, not just for the great employers we work with, but for our own business as well. Since 2015, we have recruited two apprentices here in Birmingham and have had our third start just this week! In light of National Apprenticeship Week, we were keen to understand what our […]