Grad Bites: Career Choices

Mark Swain is an experienced recruiter and a regular contributor to HelloGrads. In this video, he gives constructive advice on making career choices – what to consider when thinking about career direction or joining a particular company.


Grad Bites: Career Choices


Find out more about career direction:

Grad Bites: Not a Clue What to Do? Help from a Life Coach
An early careers life coach explains how to make a start if you’re unsure what you want to do


See more from Mark:

Mark’s blogs and videos focus on some pressing issues for graduates, including recognising what you have to offer as a new graduate and making yourself stand out in a competitive jobs market.

Grad Bites: Work Out how to Stand Out
Mark talks about MERITology: 5 dimensions to help you shine in interviews

From First to Last
The importance of first impressions & how to make them last

5 Ways to Boost Your HappinessP R I M E: Personality, Resilience, Image, Mindset, Expectations
Mark explains how to make the best of each dimension, and what you can change to boost your happiness.



About Mark Swain

Mark Swain


Mark has enjoyed a career across sales, marketing and many aspects of HR, including recruitment and training senior business executives.


Contact: and @meritology


Director of Partnerships at the Henley Business School
FInstSMM – Fellow of the Institute of Sales & Marketing Management
Fellow at The Learning & Performance Institute
Lead consultant at The Chemistry Group

Education: University of Portsmouth – Economics