How to be the ideal candidate
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We've summarised advice from our employers on how to be the ideal candidate throughout the recruitment process and in your new role..
Navigating the application process
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A guide on how to stand out during the application process for all of the right reasons.
'If at first you don’t succeed, improve and try again'
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In response to rejections, students are often encouraged to ‘be resilient’ and ‘keep trying’ – but here at Gradcracker, we think that there’s a lot more to it than that.  
Research: Why, What and How?
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Researching the employer and the role is a key step to any application process. Find out how to successfully research before you apply.
How to use Gradcracker’s Company Hubs to your best advantage
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I’ve put together a step-by-step guide on how to get the most out of the company hubs on Gradcracker. 
How to put together the perfect CV and Cover Letter
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Find out how to impress recruiters and make your CV and Cover Letter stand out from the rest.
Large and global, or small and local?
Gradcracker - article
There are many misconceptions surrounding large and small employers, and you shouldn’t let these cloud your judgement when choosing which companies to apply to. 
Understanding how our Job Search algorithm operates
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Understanding how our Job Search algorithm operates will help you maintain an open-minded approach when searching for opportunities.
How to utilise information in the job description
Gradcracker - article (4 mins)
Use the job description to help you decide whether the opportunity is right for you, and what makes you the best person for the job.
Succeeding in your new job
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Find out how you can prepare, what you can expect, and how you can succeed when starting a new role.
Online applications: Do's and Don'ts
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Find out how to put together an impressive online application.
How will joining a STEM Society enhance your application?
Gradcracker - article (3 mins)
Employers love to hear that you are part of a society that is related to your degree course or the role you are applying for.
Secret Sectors: I bet you haven’t thought of these…
Gradcracker - article (5 mins)
Did you know that a STEM degree can open doors to careers in Law, Intellectual Property, Insurance, Finance and Retail too? 
How to get the most out of a placement/internship
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Hints and tips from Gradcracker and our employers on how to get the most out of your experience as a placement student.
Common forms of online testing
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Different employers use different online tests in their recruitment processes. To help you differentiate, I’ve put together a quick summary of the most common forms of online testing.
Why should I do a placement/internship?
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Thinking about getting some work experience? We've summarised some of the main benefits of doing a placement/internship while at university.
How to approach online tests
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Top tips on how to prepare, navigate and learn from online tests, which feature in a lot of our employers' recruitment processes.
How to impress at an interview
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Whether your interview is in person or on video, there are certain things you can do to shine on the day.
Placements in a Pandemic?
Gradcracker - article (4 mins)
Completing a placement or internship during the pandemic is an extremely worthwhile experience – and I’m going to tell you why.
Standing out at assessment centres
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Whether you’re attending an assessment centre in-person or virtually, there are certain things you can do to stand out from the crowd.
How will Gradcracker’s employer webinars give me the edge?
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Find out what you can expect to gain from watching a Gradcracker webinar, and learn how to reference them in your application.
Accessing Gradcracker’s key features
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We reveal the benefits of having your own personal Dashboard and explain how Gradcracker’s key features will give you the edge.
How to progress your career
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You've started your job; now how can you excel, climb the ladder and enhance your CV? Read this article to find out.