Two out of five UK graduates are still looking for work six months after completing their studies, and one in four are still job hunting a year after graduation - leaving many of them asking whether they made the right choice by pursuing academic studies instead of an apprenticeship.
Olivia Prentzel, a college graduate working at Starbucks, on the minimum wage debate and the challenging job market.
Twitter CEO Dick Costolo gave a pretty hilarious commencement speech on Saturday at the University of Michigan.
Nomura and Daiwa Securities Group have hired the most university graduates in four years, leading a resurgence in recruitment by Japanese brokerages as the economic outlook improves.
Employers are struggling to fill entry-level vacancies, despite the fact that there are 75 million unemployed young people worldwide, Diana Farrell, director of McKinsey Global Institute told CNBC.
Good news on the Goldman front over the weekend, as Barron's said on Saturday that Goldman shares could have an upside of at least 25% over the next 12 months as capital markets return to strength and profits feed through to the bottom line.
The Times has released its annual list of the top 100 graduate employers in Britain.
By Guest Columnist William Frierson