ScotGrad News Hub

Welcome to the ScotGrad News Hub, where you will find all the latest updates from the ScotGrad team.

LATEST
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20/06/2017

Top five tips to write an engaging placement advert

You are looking for the right person to deliver your project, so how do you make sure that you attract the best possible graduate?

Well, first impressions always count and your first contact is often through your placement advert. Take a look at our top five tips to make sure it stands out.

Employers
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15/06/2017

ScotGrad placement project is a jump-start to success

In 2013, Robert Fleeting joined digital marketing strategy consultancy, Jump Digital Ltd, on a ScotGrad placement project after finishing his studies.

Success Stories
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Kirsty graduate at Fine Coffee Club

15/06/2017

Fine Coffee Club takes on talented graduate

Kirsty Young, a recent graduate from Robert Gordon University, discusses how her time at university and her careers service prepared her for the world of work.

Success Stories
Hurdle

31/05/2017

A third of students and grads want to work with SMEs

A survey of students and graduates by graduate careers expert, Prospects, reveals that 37% hope to work for a small to medium business.

Events & News
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23/05/2017

Price is right at Robertson's thanks to ScotGrad

Robertson’s Fine Foods, a meat processing business based in Ayrshire, has implemented a new product pricing structure after taking on a graduate to work on a ScotGrad placement project.

Employers

23/05/2017

ScotGrad Associates to benefit from new training partnership

University of Aberdeen Business School and Jump Digital have offered ScotGrad Associates the opportunity to gain insight into the emerging discipline of Digital Marketing with an online training course.

Events & News
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22/05/2017

How to boost your job search face-to-face

In the last instalment of our three-part series on how to maximise your job hunt, we focus on the face-to-face search.

Careers Advice
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19/05/2017

Five things to consider when hiring a graduate

If you’re thinking about hiring a graduate or you’re about to welcome your first graduate into the team, take a look at our top things to consider.

Employers
Ask more questions

18/05/2017

Ask the Expert: Glasgow Caledonian University

This is the first in the series where we’re asking your careers experts for their best advice. You’ll recognise a few faces, as we tour the country and tap into their world of knowledge.

Careers Advice