ScotGrad Success Stories

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

Isle of Lewis

25/04/2018

Spòrsnis on the Isle of Lewis: Gaelic for sports and recreation

University of Strathclyde graduate Mìcheil Russell Smith talks about his placement on the Isle of Lewis.

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Video game controller

24/04/2018

Linguistics: Pauline Lecomte’s unique ScotGrad placement

If you’re studying a Languages or Linguistics degree, you perhaps haven’t considered the wide range of opportunities available to someone with your unique skillset.

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Edinburgh Castle

20/04/2018

The Edinburgh Effect

Ever wondered what it’s like to live in Scotland’s Capital? Look no further. In this blog, we offer you a snapshot of what to expect.

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Callanish Stones, Lewis

17/04/2018

Student and graduate placements across the Highlands and Islands - part two

In this blog we continue to explore stunning locations across the Highlands and Islands and highlight why you should consider applying for a placement in one of these areas.

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Shellfish, Scrabster, Caithness

13/04/2018

Student and Graduate placements across the Highlands and Islands - part one

Have you considered a placement in the Highlands and Islands? With opportunities on offer in a variety of locations you could discover a whole new side to Scotland, make life-long friends and business connections as well as gain vital skills for the world beyond university…

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A picture of Inverness

10/04/2018

What it is like to live in the Capital of the Highlands

There’s more to finding a job than just the role itself. Today we shine a light on what it’s like to live in Inverness, the capital of the Highlands including all those practicalities you might be concerned about.

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People working on different devices

04/04/2018

Free online Digital Marketing course offered to ScotGrads through Jump Digital

University of Aberdeen Business School and Jump Digital are giving ScotGrads the chance to learn more about Digital Marketing through a free online course.

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Image of a robot

23/03/2018

SME Business Growth in Scotland

SMEs play a vital role in the Scottish economy and there are currently over 360,000 Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) providing an estimated 1.2 million jobs. We look at the Scottish SME landscape, including a Scottish Enterprise emerging priority area, Industry 4.0.

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Shelley at the Kelpies

14/03/2018

Making the move: why location doesn't have to be the deciding factor

by Shelley Morgan
Graduate Recruitment Manager

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