Feb
17

There is no doubt that first impressions count for a lot, and a job interview is no different in this respect. The job market is becoming increasingly competitive, so the process of applying for a job may be more arduous than ever and the interview itself is becoming even more competitive. (more…)

Dec
10
I imagine you have arrived at this page because you have an interview coming up for a Job in Accounting or Finance. Indeed this is a highly competitive sector especially in the current economic environment where there are maybe over 50 applicants chasing each opening. (more…)
Nov
30
I consider the job interview to be the most important part in the job search process. It really is make or break and could be the culmination of months of effort on your part. You may have spent time creating a powerful CV or Resume, researching a variety of employers, applying for a number of jobs and been through the agency or application process. (more…)
Nov
30

What To Expect in a Medical Interview plus Sample Interview Questions

Having worked in recruitment in the Medical sector I am often asked for guidance on how to succeed in Medical Interviews. Of course, most candidates want to know what interview questions to expect and what are the best strategies for answering. (more…)

Nov
27
This article contains a sample of the types of questions you will encounter in Human Resources (HR), Training and Personnel jobs and for positions such as HR Administrator, HR Advisor, HR Assistant, Training Coordinator right up to Personnel Manager and Head of HR and Personnel. (more…)
Nov
27
You know when you meet someone for the first time you start forming ideas in your head of what type of person they are. You ask yourself are they trustworthy, are they friendly, will I get on with them. This is a natural human trait designed to protect ourselves from danger and ensure that we are safe. (more…)
Nov
27
Annette Lewis | Graduates, News and Events
A new survey has highlighted the difficulties that graduates are having getting on the career ladder years after leaving university. The Higher Education Statistics Agency recently published data on the graduates which showed that over a quarter were still not in full time paid employment. Just under 9% were in part time work leaving 63% out of the workplace entirely. In a time when university fees are at their highest this is worrying news for students and new graduates. (more…)
Nov
27
Effective interview skills are essential for graduates and school leavers entering the job market and trying to persuade a prospective employer to offer them that often elusive first job. A common problem and something to avoid is to approach the interview with the attitude that a top end degree is enough to land a job. (more…)
Nov
27
Many deadlines have now passed for graduate job applications to the major institutions and now is the time to focus on the interview stage. Graduate interviews usually take the form of Assessment Centres due to the large number of applications and numeric requirements. (more…)
Apr
27

Winning a job in Investment Banking is extremely difficult and only the very best prepared candidates have any real chance of success.

It is highly competitive with thousands of Graduates competing for very few placements in roles such as analyst or associate. Having said that, if your application has been accepted and you are called to an interview, you are well on your way to an exciting, lucrative and rewarding career. (more…)