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Are you about to set off for university for the first time? Getting your room right can help you settle in.

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Are you about to set off for university for the first time? Getting your room right can help you settle in.

Earn £1 every time you sign up a student, plus prizes and rewards

October-November 2017

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Earn £1 every time you sign up a student, plus prizes and rewards

October-November 2017

Well done! You've made it to the final year. A crucially important year as you approach finals, career choices, job applicatons and the end of an amazing experience.

 

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Well done! You've made it to the final year. A crucially important year as you approach finals, career choices, job applicatons and the end of an amazing experience.

 

If you’re off to university for the very first time you’re likely to be full of mixed emotions.

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If you’re off to university for the very first time you’re likely to be full of mixed emotions.

Did you graduate this year? If you haven’t landed that all important first job, don’t leave it until everyone else is back from their holidays – do some research and apply now to get ahead of the game.

 

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Did you graduate this year? If you haven’t landed that all important first job, don’t leave it until everyone else is back from their holidays – do some research and apply now to get ahead of the game.

 

Are you off to a festival this year? With the British summer weather as changeable and unpredictable as ever, here are our essential tips to help you survive!

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Are you off to a festival this year? With the British summer weather as changeable and unpredictable as ever, here are our essential tips to help you survive!

Tips from our student blogger, now graduate blogger

Lauren Waugh

 

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Tips from our student blogger, now graduate blogger

Lauren Waugh

 

Whilst the dictionary definition is “a person who sets up a business taking on financial risks in the hope of profit” – the rest of us see an entrepreneur as someone who is dynamic, positive, successful, inspirational and a leader in their chosen field.

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Whilst the dictionary definition is “a person who sets up a business taking on financial risks in the hope of profit” – the rest of us see an entrepreneur as someone who is dynamic, positive, successful, inspirational and a leader in their chosen field.

Communication. First impressions. It all matters. You will be judged on your appearance and ability – but above all else, on how you can communicate verbally. That's face to face and on the phone.

 

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Communication. First impressions. It all matters. You will be judged on your appearance and ability – but above all else, on how you can communicate verbally. That's face to face and on the phone.

 

It’s never too late to start thinking about your career, and if you do leave it too late, you may live to regret it.

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It’s never too late to start thinking about your career, and if you do leave it too late, you may live to regret it.

Size isn’t everything

When you first set out on your career path as a graduate, you’ll probably think about joining a large company.

 

 

 

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Size isn’t everything

When you first set out on your career path as a graduate, you’ll probably think about joining a large company.

 

 

 

Students – want to have some fun?

Guess the profession from the cryptic emojis

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Students – want to have some fun?

Guess the profession from the cryptic emojis

Congratulations – you landed the interview – your application form and CV stood out from the other applicants. Now you need to make sure you stand out from the other ‘finalists’.

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Congratulations – you landed the interview – your application form and CV stood out from the other applicants. Now you need to make sure you stand out from the other ‘finalists’.

Consider yourself unengaged in politics? Consider yourself disillusioned with political parties. Consider yourself simply too busy? Here's why there's no excuse not to vote!

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Consider yourself unengaged in politics? Consider yourself disillusioned with political parties. Consider yourself simply too busy? Here's why there's no excuse not to vote!

Today information is at our fingertips whenever we need it. But if we hardly ever need to remember anything for ourselves, are we at risk of losing our ability to retain information when we need to?

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Today information is at our fingertips whenever we need it. But if we hardly ever need to remember anything for ourselves, are we at risk of losing our ability to retain information when we need to?

Dress down Fridays have become common practice in many workplaces. But is it always a good idea?

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Dress down Fridays have become common practice in many workplaces. But is it always a good idea?

Five reasons why you need to book your place at the London Summer Graduate Fair now!

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Five reasons why you need to book your place at the London Summer Graduate Fair now!

The Pros and Cons of using covering letter templates.

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The Pros and Cons of using covering letter templates.

Can you take us to the brink of success – and over it?

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Can you take us to the brink of success – and over it?

As a final year student, the struggle is real. The balancing act of dissertation deadlines, exams and the real world becoming imminent can sometimes seem too much to cope with and sparing time to fill in countless job applications and assessments, only to be rejected, is disheartening and may feel like a waste of time.  It’s not though.

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As a final year student, the struggle is real. The balancing act of dissertation deadlines, exams and the real world becoming imminent can sometimes seem too much to cope with and sparing time to fill in countless job applications and assessments, only to be rejected, is disheartening and may feel like a waste of time.  It’s not though.

mybrink has spent the past year listening. Listening, reviewing, researching and, crucially, investing. 

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mybrink has spent the past year listening. Listening, reviewing, researching and, crucially, investing. 

If you’re a student or a recent graduate you thoroughly deserve a break. You may have finished exams, finals, dissertations and we all know how stressful that is. So go on, head off somewhere exotic on holiday, put your feet up, go exploring, have fun with your mates.

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If you’re a student or a recent graduate you thoroughly deserve a break. You may have finished exams, finals, dissertations and we all know how stressful that is. So go on, head off somewhere exotic on holiday, put your feet up, go exploring, have fun with your mates.

Right now you’re probably thinking ‘networking’? Don’t you mean social networking? Not that thing that senior established business people do?

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Right now you’re probably thinking ‘networking’? Don’t you mean social networking? Not that thing that senior established business people do?

Well congratulations. You’ve passed your exams, secured a place at university and you’re off. Away from home, into three or four years of study, fun, self-development and independence.

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Well congratulations. You’ve passed your exams, secured a place at university and you’re off. Away from home, into three or four years of study, fun, self-development and independence.

Admit it. You thought we are going to say ‘’Update your CV’’. ‘’Apply for work experience’’. ‘’Work your butt off’’. ‘’Swap the bar for the library’’. ‘’Be more careful with money’’.

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Admit it. You thought we are going to say ‘’Update your CV’’. ‘’Apply for work experience’’. ‘’Work your butt off’’. ‘’Swap the bar for the library’’. ‘’Be more careful with money’’.

When we carried out our research before launching new graduate recruitment marketplace mybrink.com, students told us that they felt invisible. Many felt unable to promote themselves, unsure of the best ways to do so, and limited by the CV based websites predominantly in the market.

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When we carried out our research before launching new graduate recruitment marketplace mybrink.com, students told us that they felt invisible. Many felt unable to promote themselves, unsure of the best ways to do so, and limited by the CV based websites predominantly in the market.

If you’re a STEM subject student or graduate, then frankly you should be proud of yourself. At mybrink, we take off our hats to you.

Because we know that these are challenging subjects, having required very high A level grades, and the chances are, your STEM degree is a tough gig.

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If you’re a STEM subject student or graduate, then frankly you should be proud of yourself. At mybrink, we take off our hats to you.

Because we know that these are challenging subjects, having required very high A level grades, and the chances are, your STEM degree is a tough gig.

Mybrink.com is a new online talent market place for students and graduates. We’re offering something different, a chance for students to connect early with recruiters and showcase themselves through a multi-media profile which says so much more than a CV.

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Mybrink.com is a new online talent market place for students and graduates. We’re offering something different, a chance for students to connect early with recruiters and showcase themselves through a multi-media profile which says so much more than a CV.