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May 2016

Seven reasons you should learn to code right now

Learning to code means more than simply adding something new to your skillset. Here are seven reasons you should consider coding right now:

Six things productive people do every day

Can’t seem to get things done? To help make the most of your time, here are six things productive people do every day (that you should start doing right now):

How to: Turn your internship into a full-time job

Internships can be fantastic for adding experience to your CV, and could help you land a full-time role. We spoke to Inspiring Interns to find out the best way to impress:

Six annoying things recruiters say

Always being told you’re overqualified? It might not mean what you think. To help reassure you, here are six of the most annoying things recruiters say, and what they actually might mean:

The top courses to help you get hired May 2016

Looking to learn something new? To narrow down your options, here are three of the hottest courses you can find on reed.co.uk this May:

Post-university checklist

Graduation: The beginning of freedom, or the end of an era? To help you to deal with life after getting your degree in the right way, here’s our comprehensive post-university checklist:

Eight tips to help you get a career in digital marketing

We spoke to Nell Campbell of The Learning People, one of the UK’s biggest providers of digital marketing qualifications, for her top tips on impressing employers:

Four technologies that are about to change the healthcare industry

Technological advancements are key in any industry, and healthcare is no different. To inspire you to become a part it, here are four technologies that are about to change the healthcare industry:

Applying for graduate jobs

Finding the right graduate role for you isn’t always easy. To help maximise your chances of success, here’s our advice on how to apply for graduate jobs:

The top companies hiring in May 2016

May: a good month for Leicester City fans. Also, jobseekers. To help find your next role, here are five of the top companies hiring this month on reed.co.uk:

Five futuristic jobs that actually exist right now

Looking for a job with a future? You’re in luck (DeLorean on standby). To give you a glimpse of what’s already out there, here are five futuristic jobs that actually exist right now:

Seven ways to make your internship count

Thinking about an internship? We spoke to Inspiring Interns, to find out seven ways to help ensure you make the most out of your opportunity:

Five things you should never do at a group interview

Group interviews can be pretty stressful. We’ve already covered group interview dos and don’ts, but here are a few more things you should never do at a group interview:

April 2016

Group interview questions

Role-plays. Hypothetical scenarios. Lego? It must be a group interview. We’ve already covered some group interview dos and don’ts, but here are a few common group interview questions that could come up, and how to handle them:

Revealed: Brits rack up £43bn in unpaid overtime every year

Always putting in the extra hours? You’re not alone. In fact, Britain’s workforce clocks up £43bn worth of unpaid overtime every year, according to our latest research.

Six types of interviewers that you need to know

As difficult as it can be to believe,interviewers are actually human. To help you get to grips with some of their styles, here are six common types of interviewers which you could encounter.

How to become a Courier

Whether you want to become a Courier or you’re looking to develop your career, read our Courier Career Guide to find the facts.

How to become an Analyst

Whether you want to become an Analyst or you’re looking to develop your career, read our Analyst Career Guide to find the facts.

Eight signs an employer is not the one  

Sometimes finding the right job is as simple as finding the right employer. To make sure you know when to apply (and when to steer clear), here are eight tell-tale signs your potential employer is not the one:

How to: Get promoted

Think it’s time you moved up within your organisation? Here’s a quick guide on how to get promoted (you know, just in case)…

What job adverts really mean

Let’s face it, job adverts aren’t always the easiest things to understand. To help you make sense of what employers really mean, we’ve decoded some of the most (over)used job advert buzzwords:

How to become a Massage Therapist

Whether you want to become a Massage Therapist or you’re looking to develop your career, read our Massage Therapist Career Guide to find the facts.

How to become a Screenwriter

Whether you want to become a Screenwriter or you’re looking to develop your career, read our Screenwriter Career Guide to find the facts.

How to become a Pediatrician

Whether you want to become a Pediatrician or you’re looking to develop your career, read our Pediatrician Career Guide to find the facts.