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Graduate Application Frustrations

We received an interesting email from a final-year student regarding graduate application rejections a week ago, and thought it would be appropriate to post it here (with permission) and see what the wider community thinks. Dear TGA Graduate, Hi! I'm a current final-year Commerce student who is...

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[INFOGRAPHIC] Assessment Centre Experience!

  So many students absolutely dread the assessment centre stage! At TGA Graduate, we think its a great opportunity to have some fun whilst showing off exactly what you can do, so as above, our tips are to be yourself and enjoy the moment! Today we have...

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Come to TGA Graduate’s launch event!

Phew! The first graduate recruitment season is pretty much over! Maybe you’ve already heard about your application outcome from some of your companies already, but if you haven’t, don’t sit around waiting for the good news! Chances are, you’re going to get at least one...

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[INFOGRAPHIC] Have you mastered S.T.A.R.?

            This post was based off information from this post, with permission from our friends over at undercovergradrecruiter.     Do you remember this infographic we did on online form tips? In fact, the information is also applicable for later stages such as the face-to-face interview! Here's a quick example...

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How to create a successful student profile on LinkedIn & yield results

            This post is reproduced here with permission from our friends over at undercovergradrecruiter. LinkedIn is the world’s largest online professional network with 347 million members in over 200 countries and territories. There are currently 39 million students on LinkedIn, are you one of them? To give you a...

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The graduate recruitment culling process

We’ve already looked at the graduate recruitment process multiple times. It’s time to put it into real perspective, right now! Caution: this post might be sobering, but contains info that’s really good to know! Read on only if you know you won’t lose all hope. Although we’ve...

4 Reasons why having hobbies on your resume is important

4 Reasons why hobbies are important on your resume

Have you ever wondered why you put your hobbies on your resume? Some students often decide to omit them altogether, claiming it’s a waste of space to include them. Today we talk about why you should always include your hobbies on your resume: Some hobbies exhibit...

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[INFOGRAPHIC] Robots are reading your application! [ATS]

  In our most recent infographic, we run through the basics of Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) and how you can pass the robots! In actuality, it’s really quite simple, as you would have followed from the infographic. Regardless, we’ve put together a little tip section below.   How...

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[INFOGRAPHIC] Perfect the art of Careers Fairs

            This infographic was created from information from this post, with permission from our friends over at undercovergradrecruiter.   Graduate careers fairs are fast approaching! Here are the main tips that you should be aware of before attending one. Specifically however, we would like to explore a few...