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Key skills

Here are some of the skills most commonly sought by recruiters, although be aware that each recruiter may have a slightly different definition of such skills. Admissions tutors may mostly …

Creating a video CV

You may want to further develop your professional online profile by creating a video CV that sells your skills and experience to recruiters. If you do choose to create one, …

Personal statements for courses

Personal statements can be one of the most daunting aspects of an application form as you need to write about yourself, your interests and motivation. These can be a part …

Use STAR

Use the ‘STAR’ technique to help you structure your answer: ‘STAR’ (Situation, Task, Action and Result) can help you provide a concise and effective answer to competency based questions. Situation …

Improve your digital footprint

Social media offers great opportunities to develop your employability and many employers are now using it to find new recruits. Social media could play an important role in helping you …