Grad Bites: How to Approach the Job Search

For new graduates, the job search can sometimes feel overwhelming; it helps to be organised and adopt a methodical approach. It’s important that you don’t put pressure on yourself to find the perfect job – career paths are long and it’s never too late to change direction. Watch this short video to find out how to manage the job search and tackle applications.


Grad Bites: How to Approach the Job Search



Find out more:

The Job Search – Where to look
In addition to the well-publicised graduate schemes, there are plenty of other places to find opportunities from business publications to social networks – try these useful resources
Leaving Uni – the Job Search
A recent graduate tells us how he approached his job search, including his tips for social networking

Applying for Graduate Jobs
How to tackle job applications & succeed at each stage of the recruitment process, plus different routes into employment worth exploring
LinkedIn-Graduate Jobs
Which direction?

About our contributors:

Thank you Emma, Hannah, Michael, Mark, Lotty and Ross.
Emma is an early years primary school teacher.
Hannah is a freelance product development consultant working with small businesses; she has also recently trained as a yoga teacher and now runs classes for individuals and corporates.
Michael is an innovation consultant, who has recently
graduated with an MBA.
Mark is an HR professional and experienced headhunter.
Lotty was working in property at the time of the interview, she now works in marketing for a jewellery brand.
Ross co-founded an award-winning app and mobile development company and is now strategic adviser to several businesses.