CV Tips for Engineering Graduates

CV Tips for Engineering Graduates

As the summer break is drawing to a close it may have just occurred to some graduates that the ominous world of work lays ahead.  Fear not engineering graduates, your skills are in demand and a well-polished CV may be all that sits between you and your dream job.  These are our top tips for …

Rejection - How to become resilient in your career

Rejection happens to all the best people!

Okay, we’re not going to give you (much) folksy wisdom about how to deal with rejection. This post is about getting perspective, planning for the future and hardening yourself for the inevitable low points. They will come and they will hurt. You can become upset, angry, insecure and lose hope or you can take stock, …

Graduate Scheme

Is a graduate scheme right for me?

Thinking about applying for a graduate scheme? The time has long since passed when a university degree guaranteed a great job so it’s important to research all avenues before you graduate.  Graduate schemes have become a popular choice for those leaving top-ranking universities (usually with a first or 2:1) that want to work for a …

Engineering Role

Securing your first engineering role

Engineers are sought after in the UK and internationally.  Salaries across the broad spectrum of engineering are high and rank well for job security. Don’t, however, let complacency hinder your chances of landing the dream job.  Engineering graduates are some of the brightest and most determined job seekers, therefore competition for a great engineering role …

British engineering companies

Top British Engineering Companies to Work For

The recent coronavirus crisis has really highlighted the difference in British engineering companies in how they look after their staff. Jobs that seemed totally secure disappeared overnight, corporate giants like British Airways have been significantly diminished and management bonuses have somehow been retained at the cost of vulnerable workers. On the other side, however, some …