How To Prepare A Presentation For A Job Interview

You’ve successfully impressed the hiring manager in your first interview and now they’ve invited you back for a second interview. Yet this time they want you to prepare a presentation. For some people, there is nothing more terrifying in a job interview than standing up in front of everyone and presenting your ideas. But if you are prepared and confident in …

How To Stay Motivated In Your Job Search – Tips & Tricks

Finding a job can be stressful, time-consuming, frustrating but yet hopefully rewarding! So, for this reason, it’s important to stay motivated and confident that you will find the right role for you. Follow our tips and tricks for job search motivational success. Create a plan For us, to do lists always work best. This way you can see everything right …

5 Tips Guaranteed To Find You Work Experience

Work experience can be tough to find. When searching for a job whats more frustrating than finding an entry-level or graduate job that asks for experience, you don’t have? Sometimes it feels you need experience to find work experience, never mind a full-time job! Well fear not, here are 5 possible tips to help you find that all-important work experience. …

How To Get An Edge Over Your Job Competition

Finding a job is competitve business. According to Glassdoor, on average each corporate job offer attracts 250 CVs/resumes. To which then only 4-6 of those will be invited for an interview. This just shows how competitive it can be in the job market. Therefore it’s important you utilise all available resources to help you stay on top of the competition. Follow our …

How To Answer: “What Interests You About This Job?”

How to answer, what interests you about this job? You’ve chosen to apply for the job so isn’t that surely enough of a reason!? The hiring manager likes to ask this question to help determine whether you are the right person for the role. Will the answer you provide demonstrate a genuine interest in the role? Or will it showcase …

How To Get A Job Interview: 5 Simple Steps You Need To Take

Are you struggling to get an interview? Have you sent off job applications but received little to no response? Well fear not, we’re here to help. Here are our 5 tips and simple steps you can take to help you secure an interview: Know where to look Make sure you’re looking in the right places to find a job. There …

How To Answer: Why Should You Get This Job?

In an interview, if this question arises use it as an opportunity to really sell yourself. Whilst for some this may be something completely out of your comfort zone… just think if you can’t talk confidently about your achievements, who will? Here are our suggestions to help you achieve this (including an example answer!) Do your research Before the interview make …

How To Answer: “Do You Work Better in a Team or Independently?”

Do you work better in a team or independently? This is a tricky interview question. You may already know how to answer this question in two separate parts but combining them together can be difficult. Do you pick a side and hope that’s what the interviewer was looking for? Or do you stay neutral? How do you work best? So how do you actually …

11 Things To Avoid In Any Interview (at all costs)

Well done you, you’ve landed a job interview! The job application process is over and you have moved onto the next stage. Job interviews can be a scary prospect for any candidate but it’s important to keep your cool and prepare beforehand. Whilst we have lots of advice on how to ACE a job interview (which you can find here) we …

How To Answer: “Why Are You The Best Person For The Job?”

“Can you tell me why you are the best person for the job?” You know you’re the right person for the job otherwise, you wouldn’t have applied for it in the first place! But learning to express this in an interview situation can sometimes be difficult. You don’t want to compare yourself to others or put other candidates down, so how do you …

5 Questions You Need To Prepare For In Any Job Interview

Are you currently preparing for an upcoming job interview? Well if you are here are the top 5 questions you will likely be asked in any interview. “Can you tell me about yourself?” You can almost guarantee you will be asked this question first in an interview. The interviewer wants to break the ice and understand why you’re really there. This is …

The 5 Best Things You Can Do In An Interview

Do you have an upcoming interview? Here are the 5 best things you can do to help secure a potential new role! 1. Be prepared This is the most important thing you can do before any interview. Attempting to ‘wing it’ will most likely end in disaster. As soon as you are aware of your interview date, start researching the company to …

What To Do When Waiting To Hear Back From An Interview

As soon as you step out of the interview door, you want to know immediately – did you get the job!? A few days can feel like a lifetime and you spend your days wishing the time away, awaiting the verdict. However, by doing this you’re not fully utilising your time effectively, which in the long-term may have a negative …