How to write a good CV - a guide for students

Taking on a part time job while studying is the way that many students these days are helping to reduce their student debt, but it is also a great way to start building up your CV and work experience.

It is said that typically a prospective employer will spend just 6 or 7 seconds looking at your CV before deciding whether to review it further, so you have to make sure you get it right. Think of your CV as your marketing brochure, it is selling who you are and what you have to offer and if it is messy and badly written, that is what employers will expect to get from you. Read more about How to write a good CV - a guide for students

Students - Christmas is a time for networking

GUEST BLOG POST by Andy Lopata

Christmas is coming and with it comes the same stilted conversation at family events all over the UK and beyond.

“So, how’s Uni?”

“Yes, it’s fine”

“Been to lots of parties?”

“Yes a few.”

“That’s good.”

And it’s over. In a matter of seconds we’ve got over that tricky obstacle of talking about our careers with people in our personal life. We can relax and move onto much safer, and more mundane, topics. Read more about Students - Christmas is a time for networking