Activating Graduate Recruitment


Thu Feb 09 2023 at 05:30 pm to 08:00 pm


Manchester Metropolitan University, Business School | Manchester, EN

Activating graduate Recruitment: A unique look into the needs and challenges of our regional businesses regarding graduate recruitment.
About this Event

Manchester Digital invites you to our Fringe Event with Manchester Metropolitan University Business School.

This event is brought to you in a unique collaboration of six industry bodies [Chartered Institute of Marketing North West, DMA, IAB, McrDig ,MPA and pro-manchester] , to deep dive into a recent employer survey on Graduate recruitment, by Manchester Metropolitan University Business School.

Hiring the right talent is essential for any sector, and in digital and tech, we know this only too well. Graduate recruitment is a well established hiring route for many employers, however are we doing it right? Are universities setting Graduates up to be highly employable as well as have essential technical knowledge and skills? Are employers approaching graduate recruitment in the right way to get the best return on early talent investment? This session will dig into the key emerging themes of Graduate recruitment and successful retention of this talent.

When: 09/02/2023

Where: Room G.35 in Manchester Metropolitan University Business School, M15 6BH

It's a great opportunity to:

  • Discuss the needs and challenges regarding graduate recruitment
  • Look at current employer insights
  • Hear from industry experts
  • Hear from graduates and their experience
  • Contribute to how we can collectively ensure we’re activating graduate recruitment for the best return


  • Networking drinks
  • Welcome from the sponsor
  • Presentation of survey results into Graduate recruitment
  • Panel discussion and audience Q&A
  • Next steps - opportunities for collaboration

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Manchester Metropolitan University, Business School, All Saints Buliding, Manchester, United Kingdom

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