Look, not all of us have the luxury of a time-travelling Delorean, or indeed Christopher Lloyd’s hairdo. The future therefore remains uncharted territory. But as a wise man once said, “confidence is preparation, everything else is beyond your control” – so take a peek at the questions below to see whether you’re good and ready, and if you aren’t, what to do about it.
Your computer is groaning under the virtual weight of applications, you’ve shortlisted some awesome candidates, and it’s time to take things OFFLINE. Yikes. Interviews ahoy.
Worried about making a great impression at interview? It’s difficult to image a more rigorous vetting system than that of BBC’s The Apprentice – so who better than to give us some tips than former star and InspirEngage CEO Melody Hossaini?
Interviews are for answering questions, not asking them, right? Wrong. We’ve cobbled together a list of killer interview questions to ask employers that will have them begging you not to leave the building – and some to avoid at all costs.
A pretty strong consensus exists among employers on what’s hot to trot during an interview – and what’s definitely not. We did the round-up, and here’s what they have to say on the matter. Continue reading Interview Tips: Don’ts, Dos, And Some Surprising Good News
Recruitment agencies, the epitome of the middle-man, are a common interface between employer and talent pool. They serve a purpose which can be useful to both employer and candidate… though it might not always feel that way. Continue reading How To Apply For Jobs Via Recruitment Agencies Without Losing Your Marbles
The ridiculously adorable internet sensation, Maru the cat, made getting out of boxes his speciality – and now he has over a gazillion YouTube views. But how to get one’s non-feline noggin out of the box and into an interview room?
So how exactly does one get a job with an entrepreneur? What do they look for in their hires, what floats their boat at interview, how big a bribe are we talking – how exactly can you, mere mortal, hack the employment system?
The Interview: How To Ace It, In Ten Easy Steps
So. Your CV and cover letter, made glorious with our handy guides, have scored you an interview. Well done you! Huzzah! Continue reading Interview Tips: Enternships’ 10 Steps To Being The Best