Grad Bites: Work Out how to Stand Out

Ever wondered how you can possibly shine in interviews when you’re a student or recent graduate with little experience to shout about?  In this video, Mark Swain, an experienced headhunter, explains MERITology: 5 dimensions to help you stand out in interviews.


Grad Bites: Work Out how to Stand Out


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Mark is one of our regular contributors at Hello Grads.
 His blogs and videos focus on some pressing issues for graduates: choosing career direction, recognising what you have to offer, and making yourself stand out in a competitive jobs market.

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Mark Swain

Mark Swain

Director of Partnerships at Henley Business School


About Mark Swain

Mark has enjoyed a career across sales, marketing and many aspects of HR. As Director of Partnerships at the Henley Business School, he delivers high-end learning and leadership development to senior business executives – through training, events and networking.


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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