Monthly Archives: September 2014

Retail interview tip: study the retailer’s competition

Commercial awareness is not just about researching the employer you want to start your graduate career with; you also need to understand its competitors in the retail industry to see the bigger picture… Read More

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Professional hobbies: how to start your little bit on the side

In the uncertain job market, having a side project or business can provide a vital safety net. Guardian Careers contributor Dan Schawbel shares his advice on how to set up your new venture…Read More

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Eight tips on how to make your interview presentation shine

Excellent communication is a key skill in any role. To find the best candidates, employers may ask you to present your ideas. Guardian Careers explains how to do this effectively…Read More  

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How to answer the tricky interview question ‘What is your most significant achievement?’

Avoid predictable answers by thinking ahead about achievements that are uniquely significant to you. Target Jobs explains more…Read More More help with preparing for interviews can be found on careerhub here

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Be your best self in a law assessment centre group exercise

Most law firms use assessment days for vac scheme and training contract recruitment, and group exercises are often one of the elements of the day. Firms use them to see candidates in action – make sure you put forward your … Continue reading

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