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How to Make the Most of a Virtual Internship

Posted by GradConnection
While we have been seeing a gradual return to the office over the past year, both employers and employees alike have still indicated their preference for flexible working arrangements. As such, lots of internship programs are still being offered in a virtual capacity only. While this definitely has its conveniences, it’s also tricky to navigate starting a new company without all the benefits of connecting in person. We offer our must-knows on how you can make the most of your virtual internship in this blog.

How to Manage Multiple Job Offers (With Examples!)

Posted by GradConnection
It's about the time we're you'll be starting to hear back from recruiters, and you might now have multiple grad role offers on the table! Congratulations! The good news is the hardest part is over – now you get to decide between two (or more!) opportunities. We take you through some steps in this blog to help you make your decision – complete with message templates you can use!

How to Bounce Back from Job Rejection

Posted by GradConnection
One of the most disheartening aspects of the recruitment process is opening your inbox in anticipation, only to find that you haven’t landed that dream grad role or internship. While it’s easy and completely natural to get discouraged, it’s also important to acknowledge and reflect on the challenges of the process so you can come back even stronger when it comes time to put in your next application! We outline some steps on how you can do so in this blog.

Choosing The Right Graduate Program for You!

Posted by GradConnection
We’re seeing a big increase this year in the number of graduate programs available on GradConnection – that means more options for you, and an opportunity to be a little bit more selective about what YOU want from your grad program. We’ve got a couple of the common features of grad programs in this blog – how do these rank for you? What’s the most important thing you want to get from your experience?

How to Ace the Group Task in Assessment Centres

Posted by GradConnection
If you’ve just been invited to complete an Assessment Centre for the grad programs you’ve applied for, chances are you’ll have to do a group interview as a part of your day. In this blog as we offer specific tips and tricks on how to ace the infamous group task!

How to Overcome Imposter Syndrome

Posted by GradConnection
Have you ever felt that niggling voice at the back of your mind that says, “Hang on, am I really qualified for this role? As students and fresh grads trying to establish yourselves in the workforce, imposter syndrome is common and very real. It may not be a quick or easy fix, but in this blog, we give five strategies that you can use to help you get one step closer to overcoming imposter syndrome.

It's time to apply for our first Top100 Hong Kong Future Leaders Awards 2022!

Posted by GradConnection
GradConnection Hong Kong are proud to announce the first Top100 HK Future Leaders Competition in partnership with JobsDB Hong Kong, Chandler Macleod and The Hong Kong Jockey Club.

Top Tips to Remain Calm In An Interview

Posted by GradConnection
Interviews, whether virtual or in-person, can be one of the most nerve-wracking parts of the graduate recruitment process. We try to make it a little less daunting by breaking it down in this article!

How to Engage with Recruiters (Plus a Free Message Template!)

Posted by GradConnection
Just attended a bunch of careers fairs and connected with some employers you’re now thinking of reaching out to? Whether it be an email or a message on social media, it can be nerve-wracking to put a line out there to someone who you’re looking to impress. We outline some of the top tips to keep in mind when following up with recruiters in this article.

How to Maximise Virtual Careers Fairs

Posted by GradConnection
We’ve already discussed how to prepare for standard careers fairs and given suggestions for different kind of questions you can ask employers if you’re stuck. But as job fairs increasingly go virtual, what are some of the things you should keep in mind to maximise your experience online? We highlight some key points to remember in this blog post.



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