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Why the new face?

Why the new face?

I started JobLab in 2014, as a 22-year-old recent graduate, feeling lost, alone, and anxious about the future - scouring job boards, not knowing what to do and thinking that there just had to be a better way. 

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How to Contact an Employer After an Application

How to Contact an Employer After an Application

This advice applies to any situation where you might want to contact an employer after sending an application, and it's of particular interest to JobLab candidates who have been introduced to potential employers via e-mail.

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The Ultimate Sales Automation Guide for Millennials

Millennials: We’re all entitled and spoiled kids, living in our parent’s basement because we’re too lazy to get a job. What. A. Load. Of. Rubbish. Yet that’s what people believe. Even some millennials believe it, with 55% thinking that ...

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Guide to Internships: The Value of Experience

Guide to Internships: The Value of Experience

Getting first-hand experience of the working world is crucial for anyone on the path to professional success. In fact, a 2013 report found that more than 50% of employers wouldn't give a job to graduates without experience.

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Masters Degree: Pros and Cons

Masters Degree: Pros and Cons

It’s almost Christmas (yay!). If you’re anything like us (a carbon-based life-form) you’ll be taking stock as 2016 draws to a close. Perhaps you graduated this year, or you’re about to graduate next summer. Some of your friends might be scrambling...

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Soft Skills Training: Communication

Soft Skills Training: Communication

Giddy-up, recruits! Today we’re bringing you a crash course on communication as part of our Soft Skills Training series. If you’ve only just joined us, please check out our introduction to soft skills.

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Interview Cheat Sheet #1 - The Basics

Interview Cheat Sheet #1 - The Basics

Welcome to the first in our series of Interview Cheat Sheets!

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Why You Aren't Getting Job Offers After Interview...

Why You Aren't Getting Job Offers After Interview...

Are you going through one of those patches where you get tonnes of interviews, and receive very few job offers? It can be disheartening, especially if there’s no clear reason why employers aren’t taking your application forward. While winning...

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3 Important Reasons to Intern BEFORE You Leave University

3 Important Reasons to Intern BEFORE You Leave University

Whilst crushed under a pile of University deadlines it can be impossible to picture yourself ever finding the time for an internship. In fact, it’s even harder to foresee yourself graduating and getting any job at all. This my friend, is the first...

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