Category Archives: Application Forms

Decrypting the job description – What employers are really asking for

We’ve all been there; you spend hours – sometimes days – crafting the perfect application, only to receive the dreaded generic email telling you you’ve been ‘unsuccessful on this occasion’. But you’re sure you ticked all the boxes, so why wasn’t … Continue reading

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The hidden boxes all aspiring solicitors should tick in a law application

The Guardian reveals what law firms secretly want from a trainee or vacation scheme applicant… Read More

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How to answer competency-based questions on job application forms

Can you describe a time when you’ve successfully used communication skills? The Star technique can help you answer competency-based questions successfully… Read More

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