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The top confidence tips for international students to help your employability

For many students, the jump from studying to employment can be a struggle due to the different skills that are needed at university compared to the working world. When searching for a graduate role ,being organised, expanding your skills and resilience are all important. However, building your confidence can be key to learning how to successfully promote yourself and to gain new skills that can help you find the perfect job.

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By Jen Garmston Published: April 08, 2019

Good news for Vietnam′s returning hospitality graduates

Hospitality graduates rejoice, for Vietnam’s luxury hotel industry is in the midst of a boom.

That is, according to official statistics from the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism, which found that the first half of 2016 saw a substantial increase in both foreign and domestic tourist revenue.

 

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By David Gee
Published: December 05, 2016

5 things about post-graduation life (That can only be learned the hard way!)

Lara is a recent international graduate from a UK university. In a new feature for GradLink, she'll be sharing her experiences in her journey towards beginning her graduate career. This week, Lara reveals 5 tough lessons every post-grad needs to learn…

To a third year university student, finally graduating seems like the doorway to a life free of stress, budgeting crises, and endless pasta dinners. Instead, what faces fresh graduates is the sudden realisation that life without the structure of an educational institution is well, quite daunting!

 

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By Lara El Sergany
Published: December 02, 2016

How international students can get that all-important UK work experience during their studies

Work experience is an essential feature on any five-star CV. However, as an international student it can often feel a little overwhelming to process it all. So, to save you from getting bogged down in the details, we’ve compiled a list of frequently asked questions to aid you in that all-important job hunt.

 

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By David Gee
Published: November 16, 2016

The most desirable finance jobs in Singapore right now

Singapore: the vibrant metropolis and beating heart of ASEAN’s finance and technology sectors. Who wouldn’t want to live there?

Yet away from its sights and attractions, Singapore is also home to many excellent opportunities, especially for graduates looking to get into the financial sector. However, with so many options comes the trouble of choosing which career to pursue.  

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By David Gee
Published: October 26, 2016

Take control of your career with these employability tips

PhD, MBA or simply BA, no matter how many titles you have in your armoury, a degree does not guarantee employment. Competition is fierce and opportunities can feel scarce. No matter how thick your skin is rejection will always sting, but it’s important that you continue trying. Besides, there are tried and tested ways of making your CV shine and stand out.

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By David Gee
Published: October 24, 2016

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