Job Interview Tips – A Good Example of Weaknesses- Reluctance to Delegate

Job Interview Tips – A Good Example of Weaknesses- Reluctance to Delegate

A good example of an weakness to mention at a job interview, of course if this is your case is being reluctant to delegate tasks. Ways to structure a response to question on weakness would be: "I am working on my willingness to delegate tasks as I know this is crucial to both my success [...]

Studying To Be A Nurse- Meet Praise

Studying To Be A Nurse- Meet Praise

Questions: Brief description about yourself and your interests. โ€œMy name is Praise, I am from Nigeria half Igbo half Yoruba, I like listening to music, socialising with people and editing videos.โ€ What do you study at university and why? Whatโ€™s the story behind it? โ€œI am currently studying Nursing in Univeristy, since when I was [...]

What is a Strength-Based Interview?

What is a Strength-Based Interview?

Strength-based interviews target what an individual enjoys doing, instead of what they can do which is what competency-based interviews assess. However, strength-based interviews are not as easy as they may sound because as you are talking about what you like and dislike, the employer is forming an impression on what you are good/not good at. [...]

How I went from a Psychology Grad to an IT Intern – |My Internship Experience @BGF

How I went from a Psychology Grad to an IT Intern – |My Internship Experience @BGF

Application Process: I had never heard about BGF (Business Growth Fund) before, but I received an email from Student Ladder advertising the various different types of internship vacancies they had. Prior to this, I had completed work experience in Investment Management so I knew this would be an industry that I would see myself working [...]

Interview Myths #1- ‘Extroverts perform better in interviews than the average person, this means they have more job offers’

Interview Myths #1- ‘Extroverts perform better in interviews than the average person, this means they have more job offers’

The first interview myth I will be addressing is the whole idea of extroverts and outgoing people performing better in interviews and this results in them receiving more job offers than the usual person. This is one of the biggest interview myths. The reality is PREPARED people perform better in interviews and receive more job [...]

My Experience of Working at Marks and Spencer’s Retail- Interview Tips, A Day in the Life and Discounts

Two years ago, I was working at Marks and Spencers, a quintessentially British supermarket, as a Christmas Sales Assistant. This post aims to give you a sneak peek into how I found it working at Marks and Spencer and guidance with the application process, as it is quite a long one for a fairly simple [...]