Job Interviews

Two Adults Act Out A Kids' Pretend Job Interview, And It's Very Funny Indeed

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Comedy

Typical. You wait ages for one funny-slash-adorable lip sync video, and two come along at once. Yes, as well as bringing us these two children mimi...

The Three Unwritten Rules of Graduate Employment

Rajeeb Dey | Posted 22.09.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Rajeeb Dey

With thousands of students graduating this summer I wanted to share three rules which you should and need to follow to insure that you rise above your peers and get your dream internship or secure your ideal graduate job.

Opening Your Oyster - Got the Degree, Now Get a Job!

John Watson | Posted 07.08.2014 | UK Universities & Education
John Watson

So here you are. The exams are here at last and soon, after long hard years, the education system will finally spit you out. You are on course for the degree you had hoped for and the horizon should be aglow with the gold of success. Alas, then, that across that gilded prospect there should fall the shadow of a cloud. This year, as always, many talented graduates will have difficulty in finding a job...

Positively Negative

Claire Frances | Posted 09.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Claire Frances

I truly believe if I'd listened to my own negativity, and if I'd not gone to see the agent, I'd never have got past the first interview stage. Instead, I decided to believe in my ability and as a result I got down to the final two - out of hundreds of applicants.

WATCH: Interviews For 'The World's Toughest Job' Have A Brilliant Twist

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.04.2014 | UK Comedy

Unlimited hours. No breaks. Sounds like The World's Toughest Job, right? See what happened when American Greetings advertised a fake position at a ...

Graduate 'Forced To Dance' At Currys Interview Lands 'Dream Job'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 01.12.2013 | UK

A graduate forced to do a David Brent-style breakdance at the interview for a job at a Currys Megastore has bagged his dream job as a result of the t...

Modern Interviewing Formats You Might Be Faced With

James Howell | Posted 27.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education
James Howell

Gone are the days of sending off a CV and then waiting for the telephone to ring with the offer of an interview. Employers are starting to utilise modern technology when it comes to interviewing potential employees...

The Job Interview - More Child's Play Than the Boardroom

Liam Beattie | Posted 15.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Liam Beattie

Job interviews - for most of us the very thought sends a shiver up our spine. We all have our dreaded fears when it comes to going through the process meeting your hopeful employer for the first time. Many questions run through our mind before we even make the awkward first-time handshake...

Think Your Job Is Bad?

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 15.11.2013 | UK

After a university graduate was forced to perform in a dance off for an interview at Currys, we researched some of the most degrading, humiliating and...

'I Just Felt So Embarrassed And Uncomfortable'

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 09.09.2013 | UK

What would you do if you arrived at a job interview and were told you had to perform in a dance off? A university graduate has claimed he was face...

Answering That Killer Question

James Howell | Posted 12.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education
James Howell

A recurring theme that employers mentioned was candidates not being able to explain why they want the job. Interviewers really enjoy this question, not because they like to see the interviewee squirm, but it gets some great information out of them.

Class of 2013: What's Next?

Billy Sexton | Posted 25.09.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Billy Sexton

Graduating represents a strange time in one's life. The structure of education collapses within an instant - no longer are summer holidays at least six weeks long and timetabled lectures and seminars that are sporadically spread across the week are removed and replaced with the daily 9-5 slog.

How to Look the Business

Sach Kukadia | Posted 08.09.2013 | UK Style
Sach Kukadia

Whether you're a new graduate switching careers or a seasoned pro climbing the corporate ladder, job interviews can be an unnerving experience. And, whilst experience and a strong CV are essential to secure that initial interview, making a great first impression is also crucial. Here are some top tips on ensuring your outfit is as sharp as your patter.

'The Manager Asked If He Could Call Me Pumbaa'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.07.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Graduate vacancies have finally increased, after five pretty gloomy years, which means more job interviews.. and more toe-curlingly embarrassing stori...

Seven Life-Changing Foods

Realbuzz.com | Posted 03.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Realbuzz.com

The foods you eat can help influence your mood, prepare your body and put you in the right frame of mind. Here are seven foods to help you achieve success.