How do I answer questions asking about teamwork effectively?
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How do I answer questions asking about teamwork effectively?

The one thing that never ceases to amaze people is that whilst they are keen to talk about their leadership abilities, employers are more likely to be asking about their team skills! The truth of the matter is that whilst recruiters are looking for leadership potential they are more interested in how you will fit … Continue reading

Applying for jobs online? 3 ways to improve your response rate
Applications / Job market

Applying for jobs online? 3 ways to improve your response rate

For students, finding a job after graduation is becoming more competitive. With advancements in technology, students no longer have a geographical advantage when applying for jobs in their area. With these advancements comes a change in the way jobs are posted and advertised. Guest blogger Vincent Karremans, Founder and Director of the on-line graduate careers … Continue reading

How to answer the most common interview questions
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How to answer the most common interview questions

To be in with the best chance of acing a graduate job interview, preparation is key.  Though you can never predict exactly how an interview will go, there are certain common interview questions that come up time and time again. By preparing and practicing your answers to these questions, you’ll feel more in control and … Continue reading

Improve your chances in the Civil Service Fast Stream application process
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Improve your chances in the Civil Service Fast Stream application process

The UK Civil Service Fast Stream is one of the most competitive graduate schemes that there is. Typically there are nearly forty times as many people registering an interest as there are places available, and fewer than one in twenty five of those who get as far as applying will be offered a place. Should this put … Continue reading