Masters student Landysh took part in the ELBA Credit Suisse Mock Interview event last term. More slots are available in early March – don’t miss this opportunity to refine your interview skills and receive valuable feedback on your interview technique with Credit Suisse employees from various fields. Scroll down for full details, and read on … More Practice makes Perfect – MSc student Landysh’s ELBA Credit Suisse mock interview **More slots available**
A growing number of UK universities are now using the Multiple Mini Interview (MMI) for their Medicine and Dentistry applications. St. George’s Medical School was the first UK institution to adopt this system in 2010 and it has spread quickly ever since. The advantage that an MMI has for you is that if you have … More The Multiple Mini Interview – a speed-dating type of interview!
Got an upcoming video interview? We’re pleased to announce we have just launched InterviewStream – our *brand new* video interview platform, where you can record and practise a number of ready made video interviews or create your own custom interview from a large bank of questions. Practise whenever, and wherever! Take your mock interview using … More Introducing InterviewStream!
Gill Lambert, Careers Consultant This blog focuses on how to research a company, an activity which is needed to make your cover letter stand out and also to answer the inevitable interview question “Why do you want to work for us?” I wrote this blog because my daughter recently asked me how to research a company. She … More How to research a company
As with many interview questions, ‘What is your greatest achievement?’ is not as straightforward as it first appears. That doesn’t mean it should be difficult to answer, but you have to know what the interviewer is looking for. Let’s start with the basics. This does not have to be your greatest achievement in a literal … More What is your greatest achievement?
It’s the opening question to many interviews, designed to get the ball rolling and give you the opportunity to provide an overview of yourself as a candidate, yet the ‘Tell me about yourself’ question provokes fear in even the most confident interviewees. How do you answer it? Here are some tips: It’s more specific than … More Answering the ‘Tell me about yourself’ question in an interview
Skype interviews are becoming increasingly common and they do have some advantages – you don’t need to spend time travelling to an employer’s offices, and you can be interviewed from the comfort of your own home. Unlike a pre-recorded video interview, a Skype interview allows you to talk live to a real person, preserving the … More Skype interview success