Assessment Centres: things to be aware of in a Group Exercise

For those of you who have been invited to an Assessment Centre, which includes a Group Exercise, or if you just want to find out a bit more about this than read on… Assessment Centres are used by employers during the recruitment process, as a way for them to determine a candidate’s suitability for a … More Assessment Centres: things to be aware of in a Group Exercise

My journey from QProjects to the Department for International Development: Part 2

Anum Ahmed is an English graduate from QMUL, and has recently featured on our Employability video. In a two part post she will tell us about her journey from doing a QProject to gaining a place the Department for International Development graduate scheme.   “Queen Mary University was the key to my future and I can … More My journey from QProjects to the Department for International Development: Part 2

‘I just can’t do numerical reasoning!’: What to do when you can’t pass recruitment tests

Often in my role at the Careers & Enterprise Centre I speak to students who are anxious about upcoming psychometric tests or assessment centres. Sometimes – they might have failed previous psychometric tests or underperformed at assessment centre tasks. We have a range of information and advice we can provide to prepare, but you might … More ‘I just can’t do numerical reasoning!’: What to do when you can’t pass recruitment tests