You are your resume

November 15, 2019

Students come to see us about resumes.  A lot!  So, what’s the fuss? The Cambridge Dictionary defines a resume as simply:... Read More

Two way street

October 14, 2019

Interviews are stress heavy for most applicants, but they don’t need to be. To start with – pat yourself on the back – they’ve selected you. You’re in with a shout. Next up, take a minute out to focus... Read More

Getting a handle on selection criteria

October 4, 2019

You’ve just found a job advert that sounds perfect for you - you believe you have the skills, the experience, and the passion you know the employer is looking for - but how do you approach the selection... Read More

Seven Seconds of Fabulousness

September 26, 2019

Seven seconds is all it takes to make a good first impression, but – with the majority of our interactions taking place across various media platforms – how can you establish this initial interaction with... Read More

Breaking it down

September 16, 2019

You’re at the graduate stage of your job hunt; seeking out anything that a) looks like it’s right up your street, and b) looks like you’d be in with a good chance. So, how do you actually know you could... Read More

Does anybody care about a cover letter?

September 9, 2019

Is taking the time to craft a personalised cover letter still worth it in the 21st century? Major recruiters seem to think so. Do a check on sites such as Hudson, Hays and Michael Page and see for yourself.... Read More

Invited to Interview?

July 31, 2019

You’ve just been invited to an interview. The first feeling you experience is one of excitement. The next feeling often is one of panic! You suddenly realise that you are in with a chance and you don’t want... Read More

Dressing the part

April 11, 2019

Imagine you’re an employer and your job for the day is to interview a group of highly qualified applicants. You’re excited to call the next person in – their application looks promising. They’re... Read More

Facing up to a digital interview

April 8, 2019

If you’ve applied for any of the many graduate programs on offer, you’ve probably been through a couple of stages of the application process. If you’re still applying, or have just submitted the first... Read More