Category Archives: Job Sector Information

Making a successful teacher training application

Getting onto a teacher training course is competitive, so it’s important that you make the best application you possibly can. Here are some things to consider from Prospects… Read More

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Law Application forms and interviews: be savvy and interesting in the way you present your experiences

Article by Law Careers Net about how to make Law application forms and interviews stand out from the crowd… Read More  

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Training contracts, pupillages and careers in law: get started with LCN

A new academic year has begun and the recruitment race is underway. LawCareers.Net have lots of tips on how to hot wire your way into a legal career, including full-throttle info on self-analysis, research, law fairs and where to seek … Continue reading

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Top tips from Solicitors Firms on getting a job in the law sector

Blog post from the University of Warwick on their findings from conducting various visits to solicitor firms over the summer break about how to break into the sector… Read More

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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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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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How to write a great graduate retail CV

When writing your CV, here are some things from TargetJobs to show retail recruiters that you’d be a fantastic candidate…Read More Further careers and job hunting resources for the Retail Sector can be found on careerhub here

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How to make the most of law fairs

Article from LawCareersNet about how to best prepare and make the most of Law Recruitment Fairs…Read More Further careers and job hunting resources for the Law Sector can be found on careerhub here

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Law and order: five myths about legal careers

It’s not all courtroom drama and glamorous parties. Guardian contributor Jonathan Nolan explains what it’s really like to work in the legal industry… Read More Further careers and job hunting resources for the Law Sector can be found on careerhub … Continue reading

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Hints & tips on preparing for technical interviews for Engineers

Blog post from the University of Manchester Careers Service about technical interview questions graduate engineers can expect and how to prepare for them…Read More More help and advice with preparing for interviews can be found on mycareerhub here

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