For many, landing the dream graduate job is the hardest part of their entire student experience, and with an increasing number of graduates applying for every vacancy, it’s not getting easier. For the top graduate schemes this number stretches into the thousands; for example the popular Aldi Graduate Scheme receives over 12,000 applicants. It’s obviously impossible for the recruiters to interview every single applicant so online assessments are being used progressively more to help them narrow down the field.
Like any test these can be a nerve racking experience, particularly if you have never taken one before. So to help calm your nerves, and ensure you have the best chance possible of landing that dream job, here are some tips on what to expect, and how to prepare and tackle these types of tests….