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Assessment tips

Added: 12th September 2018 by Mace Group

Here are our top tips to give you the best chance of securing a Graduate or Placement role within Mace...

Three Year Plan – join us on our journey

Added: 7th September 2018 by exigere

With a new three-year plan now successfully underway we spoke to Niall Aitken, Fiona Corcoran, Dan Fryer, David Happell, Nigel Hawes, Richard Hopper and Peter Medland about progression and recent...

Personality, character and a passion for the industry.

Added: 7th September 2018 by exigere

Exigere partners outline the key attributes they look for to keep us one step ahead.

On-site with Agnieszka & Ellie

Added: 7th September 2018 by exigere

It’s not all about partner led involvement at exigere. Developing and coaching the right people is fundamentally key to achieving client’s expectations and delivering successful projects.

Introducing new exigere partner Nigel Hawes

Added: 7th September 2018 by exigere

Exigere were delighted to announce the appointment of new partner Nigel Hawes. We caught up with Nigel to discuss recent developments and to ask where it all goes from here.

Go Ape! Away Day 2018

Added: 7th September 2018 by exigere

Our annual ‘away day’ was renamed a ‘stay day’, when the team opted for a London base for this year’s activities.

Diageo ranked fourth in the 2018 Thomson Reuters Diversity & Inclusion Index

Added: 7th September 2018 by Diageo

Diageo has been named amongst the top 25 most diverse and inclusive companies for a third consecutive year, in the 2018 Thomson Reuters Diversity & Inclusion Index.

Gordon’s Ultra Low Alcohol Gin and Tonic flavoured drink launches across GB and Europe

Added: 7th September 2018 by Diageo

Gordon’s have launched Gordon’s Ultra-low Alcohol Gin & Tonic flavoured drink.

AW169 EMS: Another Mission Accomplished

Added: 5th September 2018 by Leonardo

Leonardo's AW169 EMS (Emergency Medical Services) helicopter is rapidly reconfigurable and uniquely designed around patient needs.

British-armed F-35B Lightning jet takes to the skies

Added: 3rd September 2018 by Royal Navy

Britain’s new stealth fighter jet, the F-35B Lightning, has carried out its first trials armed with UK-built weapons, showcasing the major role that the UK plays in the supersonic aircraft...

Dstl scientists take to the high seas on HMS Queen Elizabeth

Added: 3rd September 2018 by Royal Navy

As HMS Queen Elizabeth makes her way across the Atlantic deploying for her longest sea trial to date, a pair of scientists from the Defence, Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) are on-board as...

University students meet the Navy's big guns at HMS Collingwood

Added: 3rd September 2018 by Royal Navy

Students from the Defence Technical Undergraduate Scheme (DTUS) recently visited HMS Collingwood to get a hands-on experience of Weapons Engineering within the Royal Navy.

Officer from Oxford URNU attends Dambuster Anniversary

Added: 3rd September 2018 by Royal Navy

Oxford URNU student, Surgeon Sub Lieutenant Catherine Moore represented Trinity College and Oxford University at the unveiling of the memorial to the crew of Avro Lancaster AJ-A on the 75th...

New measurement of particle’s lifetime intrigues physicists

Added: 29th August 2018 by CERN

A new measurement of one of a particle’s properties can sometimes throw up a value that, intriguingly, is very different from previous values.

ALPHA experiment takes antimatter to a new level

Added: 29th August 2018 by CERN

The ALPHA collaboration reports that it has literally taken antimatter to a new level. The researchers have observed the Lyman-alpha electronic transition in the antihydrogen atom, the antimatter...

Long-sought decay of Higgs boson observed

Added: 29th August 2018 by CERN

Six years after its discovery, the Higgs boson has at last been observed decaying to fundamental particles known as bottom quarks.

'The place to be. CERN.' Meet Stefan, Head of Computer Security at CERN

Added: 28th August 2018 by CERN

Meet Stefan, Head of computer security at CERN.

Apply and live your own myth at CERN

Added: 28th August 2018 by CERN

Meet Elpida, Fellow in the Radiation Protection group at CE.

Working at CERN means learning something new every single day: meet Roberta, Fellow in the Cryogenics group

Added: 28th August 2018 by CERN

We are always the toughest judge of ourselves. Do not let the opportunity to apply for a CERN position pass you by, just because you think “I am not up to the task”. Give yourself a...

Our graduates share their experience

Added: 24th August 2018 by Trayport

Trayport has a strong history of recruiting graduate candidates and progressing them throughout the business.

Interviewing our graduates

Added: 23rd August 2018 by Trayport

Trayport has a strong history of recruiting graduate candidates and progressing them throughout the business.

Progression at Trayport

Added: 23rd August 2018 by Trayport

It's only natural that talented employees want to advance their career.

International Women's Day: Women in Technology

Added: 23rd August 2018 by Trayport

Recruitment Manager Brendan Hughes discusses women in tech with Kristie Ridgway and Heather Campbell.

Working in a remote office

Added: 23rd August 2018 by Trayport

Working in a remote office can be both challenging and rewarding. Gratifying and, at times, frustrating. For starters, there is the basic issue of time difference.

DisplayLink showcases game-changing ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) Phone and WiGig Dock for Big Screen Gaming at E3 2018

Added: 13th August 2018 by DisplayLink

DisplayLink’s industry-leading graphics technology and a whole host of innovative expansion accessories result in a uniquely powerful gaming package.

DisplayLink shows Ultimate VR Gaming Experience at E3 2018

Added: 13th August 2018 by DisplayLink

The key to a memorable VR experience is immersion: the deeper the immersion, the better the experience.

The Do's and Don’ts of applying for our graduate programme

Added: 6th August 2018 by WSP

Each year we receive over 5,000 applications to our graduate roles, and we review all of the applications we receive. Having read every single application, our team has come across the good, the...

Royal Navy unveils its first ever autonomous minesweeper

Added: 31st July 2018 by Royal Navy

A new unmanned minesweeper capable of clearing digital mines has been handed over to the Royal Navy.

Royal Navy strengthens key ties in year of engineering

Added: 31st July 2018 by Royal Navy

WISE Chief Executive, Helen Wollaston FRSA, has presented the Royal Navy with their certificate of annual membership during the Year of Engineering.

Top 50 Social Mobility Employer Index 2018

Added: 30th July 2018 by M&G Prudential

M&G is proud to be included in the Top 50 UK employers who have taken the most action on social mobility in the workplace.

Team Tempest - Delivering the next generation combat air systems

Added: 26th July 2018 by Leonardo

On the opening morning of the Farnborough International Air Show 2018, Secretary of State for Defence Gavin Williamson MP and Chief of Air Staff, Royal Air Force Sir Stephen Hillier, launched the...

Quick Guide: Moving to Cumbria – Part 2 Explore the North

Added: 26th July 2018 by Sellafield Ltd

This blog includes things to do and places to go when you move to Cumbria.

Quick Guide: Moving to Cumbria – Part 1 Accommodation

Added: 26th July 2018 by Sellafield Ltd

A large number of our students and graduates will be based in Cumbria, we will cover information on where to live and how to find accommodation.

9 Tips on how to prepare for a Graduate Assessment Centre

Added: 26th July 2018 by Sellafield Ltd

You’ve passed your online application form, your aptitude test and your telephone interview, now it’s time to ace the graduate assessment centre!

Where are all our graduates?

Added: 20th July 2018 by Graduates into Health

We now have a solution, we have a mechanism that is working, and it’s so very simple. It’s the Graduates into Health programme.

NHS Internship Scheme celebrates being HSJ award finalist

Added: 20th July 2018 by Graduates into Health

The Health Service Journal Value in Healthcare award externally recognises the NHS Internship Scheme as one of the leaders of workforce innovation in healthcare.

Our 2017 Grads smash their target and raise over £15,000 for The Wallich Charity!

Added: 20th July 2018 by Admiral

Our grads were all keen to get involved in charity work, encouraged as part of their role.

Congratulations to our 2016 Grads!

Added: 20th July 2018 by Admiral

Ten of our 2016 graduates have now secured permanent positions across the business. Well done all!  

Grads 2018 - first update

Added: 20th July 2018 by Admiral

Read about what our STEM grads have been up to since they started their placements.

Grad update - December 2017

Added: 20th July 2018 by Admiral

Read what our grads have been up to since our last update in August.

INEOS Oxide announces an expansion of Dipropylene Glycol (DPG) capacity

Added: 9th July 2018 by INEOS

INEOS Oxide today announces that it is progressing plans to expand Dipropylene Glycol (DPG) capacity at its site in Köln Germany.

INEOS Announces €2.7 Billion investment in new European Chemical Complex

Added: 9th July 2018 by INEOS

Today INEOS has approved a €2.7 billion capital project to build both a world scale ethane cracker and a PDH (Propane Dehydrogenation) unit in Northern Europe.

AW159: The best ally for naval missions

Added: 5th July 2018 by Leonardo

The AW159 is a new generation multi-role military helicopter that retains the key design features of the Lynx, one of the world's most successful naval helicopters and the world helicopter speed...

Royal Navy’s New Robotic Minesweeper Will Keep Sailors Safe and Sea Lanes Open For Ships

Added: 4th July 2018 by Royal Navy

The UK’s Royal Navy has taken the delivery of its first robotic minesweeper system.

Sultan honours trailblazing female engineer

Added: 4th July 2018 by Royal Navy

Royal Navy engineers have renamed one of their key buildings after a wartime female trailblazer.

Pickets charge as tiny naval training boats meet HMS Queen Elizabeth off Dartmouth

Added: 4th July 2018 by Royal Navy

The RN’s leaders of tomorrow were invited to take their training craft out into the Channel to meet up with HMS Queen Elizabeth.

Gold award for petrochemical firm ExxonMobil

Added: 26th June 2018 by ExxonMobil

The company was presented with the award at its Refining and Chemicals site in Fawley, Hampshire on 21 November 2017.

Digital product lifecycle management (PLM) drives innovation in the auto industry

Added: 21st June 2018 by DXC Technology

In the automotive industry, the challenges of designing, building, selling and updating a product has become more about software than steel, and all roads lead to digital-driven product lifecycle...

From R&D to health outcomes: Why a connected life sciences platform matters

Added: 21st June 2018 by DXC Technology

The life sciences business model is changing.

Costain pushes smart infrastructure with new tech centre

Added: 15th June 2018 by Costain

Costain is to move its technology centre to a new, expanded facility in north Somerset.