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November 29, 2016
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How to get a graduate job with a 2:2 degree

What do Prince Charles, JK Rowling, Jo Whiley, Bear Grylls and our very own Ashley Hever have in common? You guessed it – they all graduated with a 2:2. If they made it, so can you. Find out how.
May 24, 2016

How we care about our candidates

Regardless of whether we hire or not, by making each experience a positive one, we know we are helping everyone improve their professional acumen.
November 18, 2015

How my hunger for success led to a promising career at Enterprise

I grew up with a strong business mind and was always looking for opportunity in every aspect of life. So Enterprise Rent-A-Car was the perfect place for me to build my career…
November 4, 2015

What will your first step into the workplace be like?

For most, the next step after university is likely to be into the world of work. This could take the form of a full-time job, an internship or work placement. Here we take a look of what to expect.
September 4, 2015

10 lessons new graduates learn in their first year of employment

Graduates can be so focused on the interview that they don’t think about what will happen once they start the job. Here are the ten most important lessons you’ll learn during the first year at work.
January 14, 2015

How to make your speculative application stand out

If the companies that you are interested in working for don’t have any vacancies at the moment, then it’s worth considering sending them a speculative application. Here’s our guide to getting it right.
November 26, 2014
STAR Technique - Job Interview

Tips on using the STAR technique to answer job interview questions

Making sure that you make every part of your response to an interview question thoughtful and relevant doesn’t have to be challenging thanks to the STAR technique, which applies a clever method to your answer and helps you match your experience to the job.
November 21, 2014

5 tips for using your career services at university

University Career Services are one of the most underutilised tools at university. Whether you’re in your first year, a new graduate or considering setting up your own business, there’s plenty they can help with, including internships and graduate schemes.
October 29, 2014

How to network at an assessment centre

Recruiters at our assessment days are looking for candidates who aren’t just great leaders and communicators but those who can network too. Find out how to get it right on the day.
September 2, 2014

9 essentials you might need for an interview

When getting ready for an interview, there are a few items that you should put in your bag to ensure you are prepared for everything. We’ve come up with nine interview-essentials that you shouldn’t leave home without.
May 13, 2014

Working for Enterprise I got rapid progression, and lots of fun as well

At Enterprise, I have enjoyed the opportunity for rapid career progression. Starting as a management trainee, I have grown to become the Area Manager for Aberdeen and North Scotland in just six years. Here is how I have grown to achieve my dream role.
April 23, 2014

The top ten 2014 Management Undergraduates of the Year

As this year's hopeful nominees are announced, we wait to see who will win this year's Management Undergraduate of the Year?
October 22, 2013

What have the Romans ever given us? Colchester, for a start

Our team at Enterprise Colchester think it's one of the best places in the world to work in. Why? Maybe because it's Britain's oldest recorded town, or maybe because of the ancient Roman origins. Or the fact that it's Dermot O'Leary's home town!