How to assess company culture in your job search

How to assess company culture in  your job search

When you’re looking for a job, there might be situations where you are told that you either ‘fit’ or ‘don’t fit’ a company. But what does it actually mean to fit a company’s culture and how can you best assess it? 

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How to answer the 'What is your greatest weakness?' interview question

How to answer the 'What is your greatest weakness?' interview question

You know it’s coming. You had hoped the interviewers share the same sentiment as you do: that it’s a silly question which needs to be consigned to the dustbin of interview questions. But with monotonous inevitability it rears it’s head in every interview you’ve ever had. Could be the interviewer has always wanted to ask it, just to see the interviewee squirm.

Nevertheless, pleading the 5th Amendment when the question comes up won’t cut it. Your options really are threefold:

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NQT Teaching Jobs Tips

NQT Teaching Jobs Tips

Before we share our tips on how to survive and thrive as an NQT, let's define a NQT. A Newly Qualified Teacher is a teacher who has recently acquired their teaching qualifications and who is undertaking an induction programme; the induction is a bridge between the training and the career. The induction process involves observations and assessments, and needs to be passed in order to fully qualified. But what tips might there be for a NQT?

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5 tips for a successful digital marketing job interview

5 tips for a successful digital marketing job interview

What do you need to succeed in your digital marketing executive interview? Here are some tips to get you started.

Relax

If your pulse isn't racing a bit, you're too relaxed. But don't get too tense - it's an interview, not an interrogation.

Know your CV

Prepare by getting a friend to interview you, with a brief to look for the gaps in your CV and quiz you. And to get specifics about your broader claims. ‘Raised profile of company’ says nothing specific about what you did. Get specific. Prepare yourself for the difficult questions.

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5 tips for your PPC Executive interview

5 tips for your PPC Executive interview

You’ve got as far as the PPC Executive interview, so you’ve ticked off some of the necessary boxes. but how can you prepare to shine in the interview so you can advance your career in PPC?

1 Get your Google Adwords Certification

If you haven’t already, of course; proof of the pudding and all that. Besides, the exam is a combination of the wider PPC model as well as specific hands-on topics, as your interview will be.

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