This Graduate Recruitment Infographic Offers Tips and Statistics

By: Alyson Wyers - Sep 25, 2014
References: capitalone & designtaxi
This infographic from Capital One focuses on graduate recruitment and job interview tips. The credit card provider created the grad's guide to landing their dream job by combining helpful step-by-step tips and interesting statistics.

For example, only 20% of recent grads applying for their first job get an interview. The graduate recruitment infographic emphasizes making a good first impression by being prepared and knowing everything about the company and the role you are applying for. Having a good resume also makes a difference when it comes to first impressions as employers spend on average 5 to 7 seconds skim reading them. The guide suggests eating breakfast on the day of, including bananas and nixing the caffeine.