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“Worst recession in 300 years”: How graduates are coping with Covid-19 job market

They've had little advice from lecturers, heard nothing from employers, and graduation has largely been a "non-event." What's next?

By Clara Hernanz-Lizarraga  

Yousef Sharif, a final year politics student at University College London, had been hoping to get a graduate job at the public relations company where he interned last summer. But as the pandemic unfolded, he was told in an email in January that they were freezing hiring. “So, it’s just kind of a waiting…

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