Q3) What are your weaknesses?
Approach: State weaknesses that you have tried to improve on e.g. impatience
- I used to struggle to plan and prioritise my workload. However, I have taken steps to resolve this and now I have started using a planning tool and diary system on my laptop. Continue reading
Interviews are usually the last hurdle one has to
jump over in order to land a job, a placement or an internship. Interviews can
be very daunting considering that they are designed to do just one thing: find the best possible candidate.
Sometimes it may feel that the questions being
asked have been designed to deliberately catch you out or make you question whether you are up to the job or not. But that’s not their intention.
Some questions aim to establish how well you cope under pressure, others will be to
reveal your personality or to see what your career aspirations are. Continue reading
When applying for jobs, vacation schemes, internship etc, it is most likely that the employers will ask for a covering letter to support your application. This covering letter will be one of the focal points in the employer’s assessment of you as an individual, so please do not over look writing a strong covering letter.
So what are employers looking for? Continue reading