seasonal Job hunting

Is this a silly season to look for a job?

Unless you’re an elf work probably isn’t the only thing on your mind as we move into holiday season. For most of us, late-November hits and professional ambitions quickly find themselves usurped by the demands of online present shopping and researching turkey recipes. To put your job hunt on freeze until January, however, is to…


CareerEDGE+ and Abintegro Partnership

Abintegro becomes exclusive CareerEDGE+ partner for student employability

Abintegro, the UK’s most adopted careers platform for universities, has become the exclusive CareerEDGE+ technology partner, further supporting universities in making a measurable impact on the employability of students at scale using a globally recognised methodology. Created in 2007 by Dr Lorraine Dacre Pool and Dr Peter Sewell, CareerEDGE is a globally recognised model for…



How to find volunteering positions

Taking up a volunteering position can be incredibly rewarding and provide an excellent opportunity to develop key skills, meet new people and gain valuable workplace experience. Finding a volunteering opportunity should start with a little introspection; for the experience to be truly valuable it should be well-matched to your interests and skillset and fit in…


University of Northampton

How the University of Northampton used Social Login for accessibility

Following the extension to the Graduate Outcome Survey from 6 months to 15 months, The University of Northampton was particularly keen to explore ways to increase alumni registration and engagement.  A two-pronged approach was taken involving the following initiatives: Using Career Centre’s Social Login via LinkedIn, Facebook, Google and Microsoft to make it easier for…