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Aligning yourself to an employer in applications and interviews
Applications / Job market

Aligning yourself to an employer in applications and interviews

‘Why should we hire you?’ A question asked by a lot of graduate employers in interviews to assess the candidates motivation. Warwick Law Schools Senior Careers Consultant, Rachel Vacalopoulos, suggests that convincing the employer that you share their values will help you to succeed by demonstrating that you are a good fit.  Continue reading

UK Graduate recruitment trends 2017-18
Applications / Job market

UK Graduate recruitment trends 2017-18

Each year, the Institute of Student Employers (formerly the Association of Graduate Recruiters) undertakes a survey of its members. 200 recruiters responded to the 2017 survey. Between them they recruited 31,630 students during 2017. They employ between them 2.8 million staff across more than 16 sectors. Whilst this is a small sample of UK recruiters … Continue reading

“Hey, can I work for you?” How to approach your favourite companies
Job market

“Hey, can I work for you?” How to approach your favourite companies

Whether it’s Warner Bros, Tesla or L’Oréal, we all have our favourite companies – the ones we’ve followed for years and always hoped we’d someday be a part of. But what about when you want to stop dreaming about them and actually start working for them? From LinkedIn searches to handwritten letters, University of Warwick … Continue reading