Tag: applications

Beware scam jobs

Once again there is an article in the news warning that jobseekers are vulnerable to scams. We see graduates every year who get suspicious but there may be many more who unwittingly get scammed. International graduates can be especially vulnerable as they are often unfamiliar with UK recruitment practices and don’t always realise that they…

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Writing tips for applications

I give many graduates the advice about wording their applications, and find myself saying the same things over and over again*.  This ‘guide’ made me laugh but makes a serious point that good practice in writing is universal.  One should only break the rules when one knows how to follow them! How to write good…

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