Category: careers advice

Careers insights, updates and news from the Careers Service at the University of Reading.   

How to ace a Skype interview!

Travelling globally for work  is commonplace today and has led to big changes to the employment process – particularly the dreaded interview! Skype interviews have become a standard for HR departments even though the conventions might seem alien to first-time students or young professionals. Viking employs over 1,300 people and operates in over 11 countries worldwide …

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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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