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.
Here it is again, the ol’ c-word. Coding. You’re probably sick to the back teeth of us continually harping on about how an ability to code is awesome/important/lucrative. But it IS awesome/important/lucrative, darn it.
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
It’s Talk Like A Pirate day! In honour of our seafaring pals, we’ve worked out what you, young entrepreneur/jobhunter/blog-reader, can learn from those grizzled old sea-folk- surprisingly, it’s quite a lot. In time honoured fashion, though, we’re going to present that advice in the form of GIFs, and mostly GIFs of Johnny Depp. Because why not? Heave-to, me hearties- and away we go…. Continue reading 10 Business Tips From Pirates: The Salty Dogs Strike Again
Missed Rajeeb Dey’s talk at Campus Party? Our brilliant CEO, who started his first business at 17, told the story of the Accidental Entrepreneur- and from that, we’ve extrapolated the top five things you can learn. Most of them, admittedly, go against everything your mother ever told you….
It’s back to school for tiny tots all over the country- and it strikes us we’ve been just the tiniest bit biased in our reporting so far. We’ve got advice for entrepreneurs, advice from Romans, advice for candidates, advice from sharks, advice for job hunters of all shapes and sizes- but nothing for or from the under fives. Who, as everyone knows, are the wisest of the wise. Continue reading Back To School: Ten Things We Can Learn From Our Younger Selves
So, the Romans invented nanotechnology. Yep. There’s a big thought for a Friday. Click that article, you’ll like it. We promise. We’ll wait here. It’s brilliant, right? It’s so brilliant.
Anyway, it got us thinking- the Romans did a lot of stuff. Nanotechnology. Conquering. Aqueducts. Wine. And all of those things are very useful. Their nanotechnology, for example, is in many ways 100x better than ours. Well done, Romans. Continue reading What Did The Romans Ever Do For Us? Business Secrets Of The Emperors…
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