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Important information about GO Wales

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As planned, the current GO Wales project finishes at the end of 2014 so we are winding down our activities. We hope to make applications for European Structural Funding for a new phase… Continue reading

Work Taster experience leads to career opportunity for Simon

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Simon Jukes was studying for a Masters degree in History when he decided to apply for a GO Wales Work Taster in Marketing and PR to gain further experience in that field.  Simon… Continue reading

Academy helps graduate achieve freelancing success

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Heledd Roberts applied for the GO Wales Freelancer Academy with the aim of launching her photography business.  She tells us about her experience and how she achieved success in her freelancing career… After… Continue reading

Graduate Academy – an experience I will always be thankful for

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Guest post by Max Dean Before the Academy I knew that it wasn’t going to be easy to find a job after graduating from studying Graphic Communication at Cardiff Metropolitan University. It turns… Continue reading

Graduate Academy leads to career opportunity for Kasia

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Film and Screen Studies graduate, Kasia Pugh, decided to apply for the GO Wales Graduate Academy to gain work experience to help broaden her career opportunities. Kasia tells us more about her experience… Continue reading

How the Graduate Academy led to career success for Matthew

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Since taking part in the February 2014 Graduate Academy, Aberystwyth graduate Matthew Thompson has secured a job working on a multi-million pound energy project in Surrey. After finishing my Masters’ degree in Regional… Continue reading

Graduate talent makes a difference at Best of Wales

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Best of Wales, a self catering accommodation agency based in Abercynon and Machynlleth, recently took on a few members of staff through the GO Wales placement scheme.  They tell us how this has… Continue reading

Fast Track your Finance Career

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Thinking of a career in finance? 2014 graduates should sign up for ACCA Advantage, a free online event on September 23rd – 24th, designed to help you explore and get ahead in finance,… Continue reading