What the company's employees think
- Glassdoor has millions of company reviews and ratings, salary reports, interview questions and more.
- The Job Crowd has employee reviews of hundreds of employers.
- Rate my Placement has reviews of undergraduate placements, internships and work experience.
Connect via social media
Follow employers and see how they present themselves to potential recruits, and to industry peers and competitors.
Make connections with current employees of your target employer(s) and others across the industry.
Use LinkedIn Pulse to explore current issues in your chosen industry.
Employers also use Facebook, Twitter and YouTube to engage with potential recruits and to communicate the culture of their organisation.
Follow organisations and learn how they wish to be seen, and what their key messages are.
See Online networking for more on this.
Check industry information
- AnnualReports.com has company annual reports available to download.
- Companies House via gov.uk has information about companies - either free of charge or for a nominal fee.