“Tell me about yourself.” It’s often one of the first questions in an interview. But what exactly are your interviewers looking for when they ask you to tell them about yourself? Continue reading How should I answer the question ‘tell me about yourself?’ in an interview?
Are you analytical and like jobs that require extra attention to detail? Then accountancy might be for you. However, have a read of this blog that will tell you everything to expect when applying to accountancy firms and graduate schemes, including different areas you can go into and what leading employers are out there.
Continue reading Looking To Go into The Accounting Sector?
Many of you will be moving onto new graduate or placement roles, for some of you this will be your first job, or maybe it will be your first job working in a new “virtual” way. We have all had to adapt and develop our working and study style due to Covid, it has caused employers to become more agile and keep businesses going despite … Continue reading 6 Top tips on home working
Making the transition from studies to work can be difficult. Having a full-time job is not like university with a salary; you’ll be facing new responsibilities and new challenges. You certainly won’t be able to get away with acting the same way you have at university. Although it is the most exciting part of your life, it can also come with anxiety and uncertainty, but … Continue reading Transition Graduate to Employee – Top Tips
Starting to think about your career pathway can be hard, as well as having to juggle your academic work and societies but it is important to start thinking about it early to get the best opportunities. This blog helps break it down for you how valuable it is to start thinking about your career from first year at University, along with advice from our Career Consultants. Continue reading Why Is It Important to Start Career Thinking Early?
This Q&A with Will Peshall will give you insights into how to find the right placement for you, where are good places to start searching and what its valuable for you to start thinking about your future and making active steps. Continue reading Placement Insights: Q&A with Will from the Henley Careers Team
We have a Q&A with Bidemi who is currently an Audit Associate at PwC to give us some insights into what their graduate scheme could include. This blog also gives you some information on the company and what steps you can take next. Continue reading Grad Job Insights: Q&A with an Audit Associate at PwC
Henley Careers put together a careers webinar on how to go about finding hidden jobs. Helen and Sarah took students through how to find these jobs and what steps you should be taking. All the information they provided is now accessible through this blog. Continue reading Henley Webinar: Hidden Jobs
Leo Whyte is a principal consultant for BT Global, who has spent most of his career in Technology, Media & Telecoms. Leo shares his thoughts on how the pandemic has accelerated the changes that both organisations and individuals need to embrace to succeed. For all the uncertainty since the coronavirus struck, one thing is undeniable; success, if not survival, in the challenging economic landscape has … Continue reading A Skills Led Recovery for a new digital world
Can making mistakes be a good thing?! Have you struggled with making a start on an application or assessment? Or even an important assignment? You are not alone! When I was an art student (many moons ago) I always used to struggle with adding anything to a new sketchbook. The concept of keeping the sketchbook in this perfect condition, and never doing anything I wasn’t … Continue reading Destroyer of the first page!