Tag: Networking can help you find a job

I heard it on the grapevine: how to tap into the hidden job market

It’s common knowledge that the majority of jobs are never advertised online. The exact percentage of hidden jobs is hard to pin down, but most agree that well over half of the jobs out there are filled through word-of-mouth. Even if the proportion of hidden jobs is exaggerated, being on the grapevine will give you a head start when opportunities come up.

So, what exactly is the grapevine and how do you get on it?

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Tips for building your network

You should be building your network over time during your course, so that by the time you leave university and apply for jobs in the graduate market, you have your network in place. Continue reading

Four ways to find a job

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