How graduates should adjust for the workplace

Most university college graduates have spent a long time functioning and succeeding in the same environment, but that success may not translate to the workplace. This may be because the undergraduate environment has engendered certain attitudes and behaviours that are subtly wrong in a real, life job. Once a graduate recognises the adjustments that need…


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How being the newbie can be an advantage

Ah – those new job jitters. Whether just starting out as a graduate or transitioning to a new role, being the new kid on the block can certainly be daunting and it’s not uncommon to feel out of one’s comfort zone in those early days. Sometimes leaving your comfort zone behind is a good thing,…



The content of your CV: what to include?

The first thing you need to ask yourself when writing your CV is what you are going to include. Both hiring managers and Applicant Tracking Systems (ATSs) have certain expectations around CV content. So which sections do you need in your CV and what content do you need to include in each section? 1. Contact…


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Top LinkedIn tips for graduates

You may have heard LinkedIn described as “Facebook for grown-ups”, but it’s really a lot more important (and complex) than that. As the world’s number one online business network, it can be a fantastic springboard for students and recent graduates looking to make the leap into the professional world. Opening a LinkedIn account is not to…


Abintegro Christmas 2018 message

2018: a year of employability innovation, partnership & fun

The last 12 months have been our busiest, most challenging and most rewarding to date. We are incredibly proud to partner with over 200 academic institutions to improve the employability of hundreds of thousands of students and graduates. Thank you to all our clients for your support, ideas and partnership. As we look forward to…


Abintegro and Career Player

Abintegro acquires CareerPlayer videos

Abintegro, the online career development platform, today announced the acquisition of the largest independent career video library from CareerPlayer – the multi-award winning website. The acquisition of CareerPlayer’s 6,000 videos, which have over 15 million views, is part of Abintegro’s continuous investment programme to ensure their Career Centre platform supports the employability needs of education…


Abintegro's Online Employability Index

Abintegro releases Online Employability Index

Abintegro, the online career development platform, today announced the release of the Abintegro Online Employability Index, measuring the employability effort within 72 higher education institutions in 2016, based on 1.1 million activities from 112,000 students. The employability agenda is of crucial significance to any institution, impacting on student recruitment, retention and satisfaction, and graduate outcomes.…


Assessment Day

Abintegro announces partnership with AssessmentDay

Abintegro is delighted to announce a new partnership with the UK’s leading provider of online practice aptitude tests, AssessmentDay. The partnership sees the integration of AssessmentDay’s practice aptitude tests with the Abintegro career development tools, improving the chances of success in the job application process for students, graduates and career changers. The integration with AssessmentDay…


80 clients now work with Abintegro

80 universities are now using Abintegro to support students

Abintegro is now providing online career development for students at 80 universities, announcing Edinburgh Napier, York St John, London South Bank, De Montfort, Bath Spa and Hertfordshire University as new customers. Universities are increasingly embedding employability into the curriculum, to enable students to demonstrate to employers they have the skills to succeed in the workplace.…