Catching the eye of your employer for your first graduate role!

Think outside the box

There is a common misconception that degrees are not always beneficial when trying to land your dream job. Some research shows that graduates still carry a strong advantage over someone without a degree but many companies also value experience over academics. Many graduates are unaware that their qualification is not the only crucial element to […]

NORA Award Finalist – Best Employment Advice Website

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Back in 2018, the three of us started with Searchability as Graduate Research Associates – Leah, Heather and Rosie. With Searchability having a focus on finding new and modified ways to facilitate conversations with candidates in the market, we wanted to change the way we engage with the tech industry in a new creative environment, […]

Get prepared with Summer Internships

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After a long hard year of deadlines and projects the thought of completing a summer internship can be more than unattractive. There are so many reasons why it’s worth giving up a little bit of summer to benefit your future self. Here is our run down of everything you need to know when it comes […]

Jaws: How not to get swallowed up in your job interview


Dun dun dun dun dun dun, you don’t want to be drowning in regret and swallowed up by the interviewer when you didn’t correctly prepare yourself for an interview! Here is a checklist to go through before an interview as you won’t have a lifeguard to save you from this one… Who are they? Firstly, […]

Maximise your chances of getting a Graduate role

Starting a career after university can be a challenging and stressful time. With almost everyone on your course applying for the same roles the need to stand out seems increasingly important, but how do you do it? Prepare your CV Properly Your CV is the first thing that a prospective employer will see, make sure […]

6 iPhone Apps That Will Help You Boost Your Job Search!

Are you applying for job after job on a variety of different platforms and are struggling to keep up to date with all your applications? The job search process can be extremely time consuming and a little overwhelming, especially if you are submitting your interest on a large scale. With apps emerging in most industries […]

The Pros and Cons of Graduate Schemes

If you graduated this Summer chances are you’ve been celebrating your results and taking some well-deserved time off while you think about your next steps in life. For many people this is entering the world of work, and as a graduate this often means applying to graduate schemes. Unlike entry-level roles that will consider candidates […]

Kick-Starting your Career in Software Testing – We Need to Talk About Grads

As a recruiter and a link in the Software Testing eco systems, I have noticed something worrying. Grads just don’t know enough about Software Testing. I am biased, as a Software Testing fan girl I naively thought it was a widely recognised career path and one that would appeal to many fresh out of Uni […]