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Thu 22 Dec
Firstly, congratulations on making it this far. No more online tests!   The written task is the one I was most nervous about. I’d done competency interviews before, and you’re given presentation topics in advance so you vaguely know what to expect. The written task remains a mystery until the a...
Thu 22 Dec
Let’s face it – no one likes being ‘assessed’. No matter if you have experience of working or not, I’m fairly confident when I say the majority of people find it tricky to talk about themselves and their opinions in the context of a job application. So it’s perfectly normal to be nervous or appre...
Thu 22 Dec
The first thing to remember is that there is no perfect answer. The assessors want a well-written, well-reasoned brief, covering the areas requested. Here are my top tips for surviving and passing this part of the assessment centre.   Top tips Start typing straight away. 75 minutes sounds l...