7 tips for starting your own business after university

Written by Robert Lomax, author and director of RSL Educational Ltd.


Are you thinking of starting your own business as a student or after you graduate?

Perhaps you’re somebody who likes the idea of being your own boss.

If you’re like I was, you probably also find the idea daunting:

  • You don’t know how to go about it
  • The complexities are overwhelming
  • You’re worried about the financial risk involved
  • Perhaps you don’t even know what sort of product or service you might be able to sell!

I started an educational publishing business in my late twenties; but with hindsight, I could have done it much sooner. Continue reading

5 apps to progress your career at university

This summer, the mobile app ecosystem is turning 10. To celebrate, we have decided to explore the App Store and see what’s on offer to help you get your career on track. There are over 2 million apps in the App Store alone so here is our suggestion based on the ones we were able to review. We’ll keep our eyes wide open in the future and if we spot any new and uber-useful apps, we’ll share them on the Careers Blog. Continue reading

How to get a graduate job straight after university

Written by Chris Richardson
Chris Richardson is an editor at https://www.essaygeeks.co.uk. He is also a professional content writing expert in such topics as career growth, self-improvement, blogging, and technology innovations. Feel free to connect with him on Google+.

If you want fast career advancement and amazing job opportunities once you graduate from university, it’s important to stay active and perseverant throughout your academic years. Make sure you learn how to balance your time properly and conjoin studying with social activities. Continue reading

Paid placements at Bayer

Three amazing work opportunities have become available at Bayer.

Bayer is a Life Science company with a 150-year history and core competencies in the areas of healthcare and agriculture. Their mission is to find solutions to some of the major challenges of our time. Continue reading

The top 3 things professional recruiters look for in a Computer Science CV

This guest post was created in collaboration with Venturi Group one of the UK’s top IT recruitment agencies.

As an IT recruitment agency, we work with recent graduates every day. For many students, getting that first foot on the career ladder after finishing university is a daunting prospect. While some nerves are unavoidable, fortunately, there are things you can do to give yourself a head start in today’s competitive job market. Below we have outlined the 3 points we feel will help your CV stand out from the crowd. Continue reading

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