pre-screening-interview
11 November 2019

How to ace a pre-screening telephone interview »

Inviting candidates in for an interview is a huge investment – both for the interviewer and the interviewee. On paper, you could be the most talented person in the world, with every skill the job role requires, but if you


Video job interview
4 March 2019

How to ace a virtual job interview with video conferencing »

In our technologically-developing world, interviews are beginning to move away from the face-to-face meetings that they once were and on to the screen. Maybe the company you’re applying to is far away from your current home, maybe the head office


Property interview preparation
22 October 2018

What to expect from your property interview »

If you’re reading this, we’re assuming you’re looking to commence a career in estate agency, and that you will hopefully have interviews coming up. An interview can be a daunting prospect, but with the right mindset and preparation, you should


How to dress for a job interview
20 June 2017

How to Dress to Impress in your Interview »

We all know that first impressions count, and that is certainly the case when it comes to a job interview. Research from monster.co.uk, who interviewed almost 4,000 interviewers and potential employees, found that six in ten bosses say dress sense


Common Interview Questions
11 July 2016

4 of the most common, yet overlooked, interview questions »

Interviews. A necessary evil that nobody looks forward to. It doesn’t seem to matter how much preparation you do in advance, there’s little that can be done to stop those palms from sweating and the nerves tingling. Even when you


Bad Job Interview Stories
21 April 2016

I got a glass stuck to my face…and other bad interview stories »

Few people like interviews. No matter how well we prepare or how much useful guidance we receive, they still rank highly among the most stressful of human experiences. Some you will learn from; others are readily forgotten, but ultimately, most


25 November 2014

How to answer those horrid interview questions »

No one likes interviews. Together with moving house and having a baby, interviews rank highly on that list of things that cause us the most anxiety. Yet when you think about what an interview really is, at its most basic


18 July 2014

Top five interview rituals »

It’s not out of the ordinary to have a regular ritual before a big event. Whether it’s a footballer kissing the turf before a game or a singer rubbing a lucky necklace before a concert, rituals help us feel at


4 October 2013

Interview blunders to avoid »

Ever marched into an unknown office with pure intent? Your mind focused on one thing and one thing only – landing yourself a new job. You’ve polished your CV to the point that it actually glistens under light, prepared answers