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Performance Education Group is delighted to announce the acquisition of Readygrad. Readygrad is a market leader in employability training programs for graduate and undergraduate students. They partner with universities, schools, colleges and professional associations to build student employability through a range of face-to-face and online programs with an employer perspective. Founded...

  The annual AGCAS Conference UK was hosted by Chester University on 6-8th September 2016. The Australian contingent included Rohan Holland (Readygrad), Michelle Cook (UTS) and Jen Clark (The University of Adelaide) as well as our friends at Gradconnection and Careerhub. We were fortunate to be able to present workshops on the...

We see it every day. Graduates with the lack of thought, planning and preparation for the recruitment process OR for entering their first ‘real’ job. It is alarming. The ironic part is that, as graduates, we prepare for this moment (of securing our first ‘real’ job) from an early age...

Many medium to large companies who recruit a number of graduates, have a structured graduate selection process. Ever wondered how it all works? Watch this video for an insight into the common stages, tools and process from application stage through to job offer....

Our professional networks are a valuable commodity. They are finite and very helpful. Whether it is getting an opinion on an idea, seeking an introduction, re-connecting after a period without contact or looking for a job, they are like gold. I feel compelled to share some ideas on professional networks (well...

Assessment Centres are widely used by graduate employers as a key stage of the recruitment process. The main reason for this is because they are the most valid and practical way to assess candidates in a group environment. Watch this video to get a basic understanding of what to expect, what is...

Want to know more about Readygrad and how we are building student employability? Watch our video here to get a snapshot of who we are, what we do and how we are making a difference with students in the study to work transition!...

Ask most students who are ready to apply for jobs (whether Graduate, Vacation or Internship Programs) and the first thing they panic about is getting the right cover letter and CV. There IS an important step to consider before this and that is…..Understanding YOU. Possibly the biggest missed opportunity for graduates...

There are a lot of misconceptions when it comes to graduate programs (recruitment process in particular). A very common example of this is the amount of energy and effort spent on students having a killer cover letter and CV – when really, many employers would shortlist almost solely on the...

So, you’ve finished your degree and you have accepted a job offer (probably months ago) to start your first ‘real’ job sometime in the new year. You may even be travelling overseas and having your last extended holiday before you get back to reality and start your new, exciting graduate...

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