Category: applications

Applications, CVs, Cover Letters

CV Checklist

Whether you have already written a CV or are due to write one, this checklist can guide you to ensure that your CV has or will have all the attributes required to gain the competitive edge with recruiters and course leaders, and secure the interview you want. The checklist questions are split into the main …

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Cover Letter Checklist

This checklist is designed to help you plan and review your covering letters for jobs and further study. It will give you all the key attributes that recruiters and course leaders typically seek in a covering letter, allowing you to ensure yours hits the right note and gets you to the next stage. To print …

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Master numerical reasoning tests with Assessment Centre HQ

If your application requires you to take a numerical reasoning test, ¬†https://www.assessmentcentrehq.com/ have the perfect resource to help you. Numerical reasoning tests are an increasingly common way for employers to check candidates general numerical aptitude and reasoning, and can prove tricky to those who have not practised their mathematics for a long time! This free …

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