Graduate Employer and Recruitment Blog

Articles about Graduate and Intern Recruitment

What does the class of 2021 want?

Posted by Sova
As we move to the close of the second graduate hiring window to be impacted by lockdowns and travel restrictions, candidates have a new perspective on what they’re looking for from their first corporate role. This year’s graduates have weathered the global pandemic as they prepared for the world of work. They’ve studied and worked remotely, and now they’re looking for an employer that is aligned with their outlook and future plans. As assessment experts, SOVA help some of Australia’s largest graduate employers to select the best early career talent for their organisations. Here is our advice on how to meet the changing expectations of the class of 2021.

Join 300 other leading employers as members of the Australian Association of Graduate Employers (AAGE)

Posted by AAGE
Join 300 other leading employers as members of the Australian Association of Graduate Employers (AAGE)! The AAGE offers members relationships, insights and expertise through a range of benefits and services including networking opportunities, benchmarking surveys and best practice workshops.

Check out Airmeet: Our new favourite virtual events platform!

Posted by Gradconnection
Joining us for our next event on Airmeet? Get to know this fantastic virtual event platform and check out all the fabulous features on offer!

The Future of Early Talent Recruitment

Posted by Forage
Many employers invest heavily to attract, hire and train emerging talent but they generally have limited information available when making recruiting decisions. A candidate is distilled down to their resume, academic transcript, interview performance and reference checks.

The components of a fantastic job ad

Posted by Gradconnection
In our previous blog we talked about our top 5 tips for creating a tailored job ad to attract graduates, but what about the finer details? In this blog we break down all the components you should include in a fantastic job ad - including some bonus Dos and Don’ts!

Grab their attention! How to write an attractive job ad for graduates

Posted by Gradconnection
Job ads can start sounding all too similar for graduates during peak application season. In this blog we break down our top 5 areas to ensure your job ad is as appealing as possible to the talent you're looking to nab.

The 5 most in-demand benefits to attract top graduates

Posted by Alcami Interactive
Many employers are reporting no or very little change to their hiring numbers this year, meaning the market for quality graduate candidates will continue to be tight for the foreseeable future. But what are today’s recent grads looking for?

Making the list - How to be named one of Australia's Top100 Graduate Employers for 2022

Posted by Gradconnection
It's that time of the year again! As we open applications for the 2022 Future Leaders Awards we encourage all employers to consider how you can make the list for Australia's Top100 Graduate Employers for 2022.

Lead the market and rethink your graduate recruiting dates!

Posted by Gradconnection
Traditionally peak graduate hiring season spans the start of the year from February to April, but if the last couple of years have taught us anything it’s that it may be time to shake up the old way of doing things! Going out again later in the year could have a host of benefits for your grad recruitment strategy.

GradConnection Site Update: New job board integrations for JobAdder & Broadbean

Posted by Gradconnection
In addition to having a self-serve option available for all our Gold clients, we have now integrated with JobAdder & Broadbean to make posting roles to GradConnection easier than ever!

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