How employable are you?

Don’t end up on the dole

The jobs market is as competitive as ever. In today’s globalised world, you’re not just competing against the guy across from you in the lecture theatre, you’re competing against everyone. From the kid from Abuja to the Harvard graduate, it’s harder than ever to stand out.

The UK unemployment rate is at five per cent – you don’t want to end up as part of that statistic, yet you still want a job that is rewarding, and something that you actually want to do. University is about accumulating skills – just how well have you managed to do that?