CAREERS ADVICE

The Diversity Dashboard provides Careers information, careers advice and careers guidance across the UK to help you make decisions on learning, training and work. We also provide careers advice to Graduates and Schools Leavers from the leading graduate recruitment professionals and specialists

Career Tips on how to survive the transition from student to the world of work
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Career Tips on how to survive the transition from student to the world of work

You’ve finished all your exams and all that’s left is to wait for your results. Bit of an anti-climax don’t you think? After your graduation..

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Diversity and Equality at Eversheds Sutherland LLP
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Diversity and Equality at Eversheds Sutherland LLP

https://youtu.be/8KmSqGjdjCQ Our people discuss our Purpose and Values “Diversity and inclusion is a core part of our strategy and how we ensure our purpose and..

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Who is included? A black woman’s account of prison employment
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Who is included? A black woman’s account of prison employment

When you think about prison staff what image comes to mind? I ask this question because many people are surprised that a person who looks..

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How to become a confident public speaker
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How to become a confident public speaker

Most people aren’t born public speakers, but everyone can become a good, even inspiring, speaker. Author James Schofield offers some down-to-earth tips. If you dislike..

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Employers Tell All: Biggest Body Language Mistakes During An Interview
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Employers Tell All: Biggest Body Language Mistakes During An Interview

Much like a highly anticipated first date, a job interview can go from pure potential to pure disaster in mere minutes. Employers shared with Student..

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Beginners’ guide to networking
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Beginners’ guide to networking

This might surprise you: only around 40% of jobs are advertised! That means that the majority of jobs are filled without advertising – by word..

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The ten most common questions asked at graduate interviews
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The ten most common questions asked at graduate interviews

We asked students what questions they were asked at graduate selection interviews by a variety of employers and for a range of jobs. Whereas we..

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How to Prepare for Psychometric Tests
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How to Prepare for Psychometric Tests

Psychometric tests are increasingly used by employers during the selection process for vacancies. The tests, which use assessment tools designed by psychologists, are designed to..

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How To Make A Fighting First Impression
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How To Make A Fighting First Impression

Making a good first impression is incredibly important when you go for an interview. You don’t have long to show your best side to your..

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How to become a confident public speaker
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How to become a confident public speaker

If you dislike talking in public you’re not alone; millions of people dislike standing in front of an audience. However, fear of public speaking might..

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School-centred initial teacher training (SCITT)
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School-centred initial teacher training (SCITT)

School-centred initial teacher training (SCITT) programmes are run by schools or groups of schools. Many schools work in close partnerships with universities, enabling trainee teachers to..

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Starting Work as an Apprentice
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Starting Work as an Apprentice

If you're in the 16-18 years age bracket and don't plan to continue education, you can either enter the workforce in a low paid, unskilled..

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Careers in Computing and IT
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Careers in Computing and IT

Information technology (IT) is still evolving at a rapid rate. There are many different IT careers - it has been said that there are as..

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Careers in Engineering
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Careers in Engineering

Engineering can be described as being concerned with everything that is built or produced. The number of areas in engineering is considerable. Civil engineering, which..

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Careers in Banking
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Careers in Banking

For the majority of people, the visible side of the banking sector is that offered by high street bank branches. Retail banks provide services to..

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Prepping for interviews
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Prepping for interviews

You’ve managed to land yourself an interview. This is your opportunity to shine, to stand out from the crowd and land your dream job. Make..

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Interview Tips For Internships
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Interview Tips For Internships

Interviews for internships can be extremely daunting whether you have had plenty of experience of them or not. However, as long as you are thoroughly..

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Know your rights as a new employee
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Know your rights as a new employee

As a newly employed graduate, it’s important to know your rights and what is expected from you as an employee. So you’ve been looking around..

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RAF Careers – Life As A Reserve
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RAF Careers – Life As A Reserve

RAF Reserves serve alongside Regulars in the UK and overseas. They get the best of both worlds by balancing their own careers and home life,..

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Know your rights as a new employee
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Know your rights as a new employee

As a newly employed graduate, it’s important to know your rights and what is expected from you as an employee. So you’ve been looking around..

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School-Centred Initial Teacher Training
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School-Centred Initial Teacher Training

If you're a graduate and want to complete your training in a school environment, consider school-centred initial teacher training (SCITT). A School-Centred Initial Teacher Training..

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Industries to Consider a Career in After Graduation
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Industries to Consider a Career in After Graduation

If you’re unsure of what your career move should be after university or studying, it’s a good idea to sit back and take stock of..

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RAF Careers – Life as a Regular
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RAF Careers – Life as a Regular

Whether they’re on a UK base or tour abroad, RAF Regulars make a full time commitment to serving. They enjoy the RAF lifestyle all day,..

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RAF Careers – Today’s RAF
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RAF Careers – Today’s RAF

Today’s modern RAF is the UK’s aerial, peacekeeping and fighting force. It’s made up of impressive full-time Regulars and spare-time Reserves who come from diverse..

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RAF Careers – Education & Funding
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RAF Careers – Education & Funding

The RAF train all their personnel to the highest standards and offer scholarships and sponsorships to support outstanding candidates. All RAF personnel receive initial training..

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A GRADUATE ‘MUST HAVE’: THE WORK EXPERIENCE PROBLEM
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A GRADUATE ‘MUST HAVE’: THE WORK EXPERIENCE PROBLEM

Almost 80% of graduate recruiters consider work experience one of the most important factors on a graduate CV, ahead of degree level, the relevancy of..

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MI6 Speaks to The Diversity Dashboard
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MI6 Speaks to The Diversity Dashboard

For the past 5 years, MI6 has been ranked as one of the best places to work for BAME people. With Black History Month now..

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