Attention Jobhunters!

Want to win a £20 Amazon voucher? If you’re currently looking for a job, it would be fantastic if you could fill out my survey. All eligible completed surveys will be entered into a prize draw to win a £20 Amazon voucher! Note: this blog post originally featured on www.socialquirk.co.uk.

Dear Employers, From The Graduates

It’s that time of year again… Graduation season. Was it only two short years ago that I was donning my robe, gathering with my classmates at Durham Cathedral, and shaking Bill Bryson’s hand? For the past month, my social feeds have been flooded with blogposts, penned by employers, aimed at graduates. I would assume they’re supposed […]

A Year in Guildford

I moved to Guildford exactly one year ago today. And what a year it’s been… I originally moved to the area for an internship, but fell in love with this bustling rural town. It had everything for me: enough shops to entertain me for an entire retail therapy session; enough bars that I haven’t tried […]

Making Mistakes

We all make mistakes. It happens to the best of us. Maybe your alarm didn’t go off. Maybe you forgot to write down something important. Maybe you couldn’t keep to your promise of writing a blogpost a day for a month. When it happens, it feels awful. Your boss might be mad. You had an […]

Why Didn’t I Hear Back?

Hands up who’s ever applied for a job and not heard back? There’s something incredibly frustrating about waiting for an email or phone call that never materialises. And even worse, not knowing why. I believe that students and recent graduates are some of the worst hit by it, and the least knowledgeable about why that […]