Monthly Archives: January 2014

How to answer the tricky interview question ‘Give me an example of your lateral thinking

What do employers really want when they ask you questions about your ability to think laterally? Find out from Target Jobs how this is connected with your creativity, use of initiative and problem solving skills…Read More More information and advice … Continue reading

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Ten Law firms rank in Stonewall’s top 100 workplace equality index

In a gradual but consistent improvement, 10 law firms now appear in this year’s workplace equality index, which is annually compiled by the gay rights charity, Stonewall… Read More More careers and job hunting resources for the Law Sector can … Continue reading

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Getting to Grips with Job Descriptions – Part One

Blog article from the University of Hertfordshire careers and placements service about how to decipher a job description to find out what an employer is after… Read More

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To Volunteer or not Volunteer? There is no question

Blog post from the University of Newcastle Careers Service about the importance of volunteering, the perks, why it is a good thing and why you should spend your valuable time doing something for free… Read More More information and advice … Continue reading

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How getting involved in student societies and working on campus can help you secure a graduate job

Working on campus has always been a popular option for students looking for extra cash but its also a useful form of work experience which can boost your CV. In addition student societies are not only a great way of … Continue reading

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Your elevator pitch: how to impress employers in 5 easy steps

Blog article from the University of Warwick about how to sell yourself effectively to employers through a successful elevator pitch… Read More

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How to stand out in your Tesco interview: approaches and strategies

You can’t predict the exact interview questions you will be asked by Tesco; interviewers can change the questions from year to year. However, past candidates have said on internet forums that they were asked the following types of questions. You … Continue reading

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