It is becoming increasingly more popular for employers to give future employees aptitude tests as part of the recruitment process. The aptitude test is used to gain insight into the future employee’s skill sets, character traits, working style, and ability to handle a workload. It’s also becoming common to offer these tests in a computerized form. With a computer based test, comes a whole new set of challenges that job seekers should be aware of. Jennifer Feldman gives her tips on how best to combat these tricky little numbers!
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After 8 years working in HR and graduate recruitment, Hannah Salton’s knowledge of recruitment processes is extensive. In early 2017 Hannah used her experience from both the professional services and legal industry to set up her own coaching and consulting business. Here, Hannah combines her knowledge of what employers look for in their hires, along with her experience of coaching young professionals, to share her 5 top tips for today’s job seekers.
The events industry can offer a rewarding career with exciting challenges, exciting perks and the chance to help make people’s dreams come true. From parties to weddings, it’s a fun career but one that carries a lot of responsibility, organisation and creativity. Niamh Spence caught up with three young graduates who are lucky enough enough to be working at one of the UK’s most exciting wedding venues, Heaton House Farm, and they’ve shared their top tips on how to get ahead in this competitive industry.
Anthony Alleyne is a Filmmaker, Film Course Leader and Course Designer, based at Met Film School. He is the Leader of Met Film School’s course. We sat down with him to talk about the skills that you need to pursue a career in filmmaking.
The creative industries are often the hardest to break into for graduates, but we gained some knowledge from Gem Barton, author of Don’t Get a Job… Make a Job: How to make it as a creative graduate about alternative ways into the world of work.
So, you think you want to be a nurse? There’s more than just the job title to think about. There are endless opportunities to specialise in nursing, allowing you to gain the best experience possible and develop your skills and knowledge. We sat down with Phoebe from Your World Healthcare, to discuss the profession and how to go about choosing what it is you want to do.
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