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Application, Interview & Internship Handbook


The latest, 72 page Application, Interview & Internship Handbook offers a comprehensive range of tips, insights and guidance designed to help you successfully negotiate the recruitment process for a wide range of City careers. This includes detailed advice on:

• Boosting your employability, including how to accumulate key experiences that can demonstrate and facilitate your personal development.
• Networking confidently and effectively, including an explanation of why networking is important.
• Identifying your priorities and distinguishing between different graduate opportunities.
• Successfully approaching CVs, cover letters and LinkedIn profiles.
• Structuring application answers and preparing effectively for assessment centres.
• Tackling the most commonly asked competency, strengths-based and ethical questions, including illustrative examples of how to draw skills and strengths from your experiences.
• Articulating your career and firm motivations and carrying out targeted research to support your answers.
• Building your commercial awareness, including your knowledge and understanding of topical current affairs and industries.
• Approaching psychometric, situational judgement and e-tray tests.
• Converting internships into graduate job offers.

The handbook also includes tips and insights throughout from career coach and ex-City graduate recruiter Hannah Salton.

EAN: 9780993436406

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