ScotGrad News Hub

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

Fiona Macintyre MindGenius

31/01/2018

Ask the Expert: Technology MindGenius

by Shelley Morgan
ScotGrad Graduate Recruitment Manager

Careers Advice

29/01/2018

Scenery and Software: Technology Opportunities in the Highland and Islands

John MacKenzie, Senior Development Manager - Technology and Advanced Engineering at Highlands and Islands Enterprise, is our guest contributor this month and offers his thoughts on the growing opportunities for tech in the Highlands and Islands.

Sector Insights
Person wearing a suit giving a thumbs up.

12/01/2018

Why Placements Will Do Wonders For Your CV

One of the bonuses of being a student is the holiday entitlement but why not devote some of this time into undergoing work placements in different businesses to bolster your CV and shine a light on your future career path?

Careers Advice
Marian Pollock

15/12/2017

Ask The Expert Queen Margaret University

We continue our series where we ask the careers experts to share their knowledge and expertise about successful graduate placements. This week we hear from Marion Pollock, careers adviser at Queen Margaret University.

Careers Advice
man sitting at a desk, reading and writing, preparing for a career fair

02/11/2017

Insider Tips: Stand Out at Careers Fairs

Follow these steps to ensure you maximise your time spent scouting out potential recruiters

Careers Advice
Picture of Rosie from University of Highlands and Islands

12/10/2017

Ask The Expert University of the Highlands and Islands

We continue our series where we ask the careers experts to share their knowledge and expertise about successful graduate placements. This week we hear from Rosie Alexander, careers manager at University of the Highlands and Islands.

Careers Advice
A picture of Lisa with ScotGrad Associate Fiona

29/08/2017

ScotGrad Associate Supports Urras Oighreachd Ghabhsainn

A ScotGrad Associate has helped Urras Oighreachd Ghabhsainn (Galson Estate Trust) to mark its 10th anniversary.

Success Stories
Susan Bird

25/07/2017

Ask the expert University of Edinburgh

We continue our series where we ask the careers experts to share their knowledge and expertise about successful graduate placements. This week we hear from Susan Bird, careers consultant at University of Edinburgh.

Careers Advice
Gema Martinez Lara

04/05/2017

Video case study: EnviroCentre Ltd

EnviroCentre Ltd took on Gema Martinez Lara for a six month ScotGrad placement, which focused on recruitment for the organisation. Hear from Lesley Stewart, HR Manager at EnviroCentre, and Gema herself about the incredible impact this placement has had on the company and how Gema's input has helped the business grow.

Success Stories