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  • If you have ever been in an interview, then you have undoubtedly had to answer the “Tell Me About Yourself” question. It is so common that it is often neglected during our interview preparation. However, it is arguably the most important interview question as it sets the tone for the rest of the interview. The […]

  • Here are three pieces of advice for your job interview: put your best foot forward, make a good first impression, look your interviewer in the eye. Pretty standard fare, you might be thinking. You’ve heard these tips numerous times. But have you considered what they mean and how important they really are? If not, here […]

  • Ever considered lying at a job interview? Well, don’t! Sure, a career making-or-breaking interview may be the one occasion when you need to hard-sell your skills and experience, but there is a big difference between positive exaggeration and unscrupulous embellishment. If anything, lying at a job interview is a sure way to court disaster: Just […]

  • “So why do you want this job?” Answering that question should be really easy! Often the answers are: Well, I want a job… I want to work… I want to pay the mortgage/rent…. I want a promotion, it’s a bigger job… I hate the job I’m in, I need to do something different… My family are […]

  • Whether you’ve just graduated or you’re hoping to move up your company’s corporate ladder, most organisations put a big emphasis on the experience you have. But getting that experience isn’t always as simple as it seems. Not all college students can afford unpaid or low-paying internships while they’re in school, and not every entry- or […]

  • Imagine this scenario  You’ve just been offered an interview with your dream company. This isn’t just some random joe-schmo business you found on Craiglist, but the one you’ve pored everything you have into getting this interview. Countless hours of researching exactly what to ask, what to say and how to get an interview. Now the […]

  • IT businesses have been called upon to start offering apprenticeships and accepting vocational qualifications before the UK skills gap becomes too wide. 44% of UK businesses said that the IT skills gap is having a direct effect on staff productivity, with 27% saying it has slowed their speed to market. 46% reported concern about trying […]

  • If there is one thing that’s annoying about job search, it’s probably writing the perfect cover letter for your CV. It’s meant to be short and crisp, and must entail all the right elements necessary for you to land that dream job! It isn’t very easy to write a flawless cover letter with passion, but […]

  • Sometimes you really do need to look twice or three times to see the person behind the tattoo or the lion in the sheep’s skin. It takes just one-tenth of a second for us to judge someone and make our first impression, and our confidence in impression formation increases with the time taken to form the […]

  • People tend to get consumed in financial compensation in their jobs that they tend to overlook the really important things that will actually provide you with a sense of happiness. Programmes such as The Apprentice enforce the idea that bright sparks can get to the top quickly, with big salaries and big titles to their […]