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Why applying for the Graduate Academy was one of the best decisions I’ve made

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by Pete Machin Life before the Graduate Academy  Like a lot of graduates searching for a job, I hit a wall. I was stuck in an endless circle where the jobs I was… Continue reading

HELLO NEW CAREER: HOW MY 6 MONTH EXPERIENCE LED TO A PROMOTION

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By Angharad Edwards  Like most young (clueless) grads who completed their university degrees between the years of 2007 and 2013, I was told that it was pretty much impossible to find yourself a… Continue reading

Kick start your graduate career – Carmarthen event!

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  The GO Wales team will be at Guildhall Square, Carmarthen on Wednesday 25th June 11:00 am – 5:00 pm.  Join us for one to one advice, giveaways and your chance to win… Continue reading

Don’t miss your chance to attend Digital 2014 this summer!

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Young people across the UK are being urged to sign up to a major technology event in Wales this summer to find out how their skills can be utilised in the digital economy… Continue reading

Spreading the GO Wales love at UWTSD Swansea Met!

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    Our GO Wales team at UWTSD, Swansea Met, have hired two Student Brand Ambassadors to represent us across the campus: Ciara: I am a Third Year Performing Arts Student at Swansea… Continue reading

The Freelancer Academy helped me launch my business!

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Swansea Photo Journalism graduate Laura Powell who studied at the University of Wales, Trinity Saint David has started her photography business ‘Maple Images’ in Mumbles after taking part in a Freelancer Academy. The… Continue reading

My experience at an award winning jewellers

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Emma-Kate Francis is an award winning contemporary jeweller, with a growing reputation for making timeless, hand-made jewellery, using the finest materials. The business is based in Cowbridge, Vale of Glamorgan. Bangor University Product… Continue reading

Blog to Win! #blogtowin

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My Experience… Could you write an awe-inspiring blog post that will encourage and promote positivity among other students and graduates in Wales? We have just launched our first student/graduate blogging competition where you… Continue reading

My Video Production Experience at dezrez

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    University of South Wales student Ted Oliver was looking for work experience in between his second and third years at university. He applied for a part-time GO Wales Work Placement as… Continue reading

GO Wales Events

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We have a number of GO Wales events taking place soon at University campuses and Job Centres. Visit our team to find out how you can kick start your graduate career with fantastic… Continue reading