Monthly Archives: November 2015

Top tips on answering application form questions for management graduate schemes

Want to be a graduate management trainee? Most of your applications will start with an online form. Like it or not, you’ll need to get the hang of these if you want to progress further. TargetJobs explains more…  

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How to answer the tricky interview question ‘Give an example of a time when you handled a crisis?’

This type of question can throw you if you haven’t thought about it in advance, especially as you may struggle to think of an example. However, you can turn it to your advantage as Target Jobs explains… Read More  

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Tips for an effective online presence when looking and applying for jobs

The internet has changed the nature of job applications and the way we approach them. It plays a pivotal role in the recruitment process, not simply in the application stage but in the interviewing and decision making stages too. Find … Continue reading

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8 over-used CV clichés recruiters are tired of reading

According to a new survey from the résumé-writing agency PurpleCV, there are several words that candidates should avoid unless they want the recruiters to banish their applications to the cold domain of the rubbish bin… Read More

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How to answer the tricky graduate interview question ‘Why do you think you will be successful in this job?’

Want to know how to talk about what you could bring to a graduate job? Find out how to answer with confidence with TargetJobs… Find out More

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Internships with big graduate recruiters: What you need to know

Internships are a crucial stepping-stone to graduate schemes in a range of popular careers. Get application and interview tips and find out about industrial placements from TargetJobs… Find out More

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Creative Industries: the jobs that are in demand

The creative economy is often mentioned as one of the areas of the economy that has growth potential. Here is a list from Labour Market Statistics of those occupations/jobs that are currently in demand… Read More  

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