Extremely useful resources

Documents

Looking for the lowdown on graduate recruitment, the latest on legislation or just some useful background knowledge? Here's our collection of little helpers to get you on your way!

Document Contents

Brain food for careers services

A collation of the best articles related to careers and employability from Gradconsult and others.

Seven factors to review your University partnership strategy

A breakdown of quantitative and qualitative factors to consider when designing your university attraction strategy.

SME guide to graduate recruitment and development 

Includes: 

  • What is a graduate?
  • Why recruit graduates?
  • How to find the best graduates
  • How to ensure graduates hit the ground running

 

Planning your early careers strategy

A model detailing five factors to inform your business' early careers strategy.

Career progression within a role

A model explaining the five stages of development within a role.

Podcasts

Be Inspired - how to embrace your career journey

Helen speaks to Doug Muzawazi from the Skills & Development team at Sheffield Hallam Students' Union, a friend and past colleague about talk about her life during and after being a Student Officer, her travels and her invaluable tips on how you can get where you want to be with your career.

Great university & employer partnerships:

Rebecca and Mike are guests on the Jack & Ollie show discussing what a great university and employer partnership looks like.

The 4 Minute Think (Episode 1): 

The 4 Minute Think is our podcast series, offering top tips and an insight into Talent Management, Early Careers and Graduate Recruitment.

 

Integrating your early careers strategy into a broader talent management strategy - by Rebecca Fielding

The 4 Minute Think (Episode 2):

The 4 Minute Think is our podcast series, offering top tips and an insight into Talent Management, Early Careers and Graduate Recruitment.

 

Top tips for nailing applications - by Gabi Binnie

Videos

Below is a video of Rebecca Fielding's session about ROI (return on investment) at the South African Graduate Employers Association conference:

For a more in depth watch, click here

Below we have Helen Francis delivering a short session for Sheffield Hallam Students' Union where she talks about how to win the recruitment game: