Entries by Steve Preston

Is the time right to rethink your career?

In the current economic uncertainty, many people are still likely to be re-evaluating their future and careers and more managers have been changing jobs than before the recession! Although it may not seem to be the best time to change career, if your chosen sector is experiencing extreme difficulties and new jobs are hard to […]

‘Tell Me about yourself’

This is one of the most frequently asked opening interview questions but for many interviewees, their ‘nightmare’ question! Why? Because, regardless of the level you are operating at, most people lose sight of the real reason for the question and instead of grasping the opportunity to shine, they ramble on and meander off course or […]

Guide to Winning at Interviews

Do you have a fear of interviews? You are not alone. Interviews for many people can be highly stressful, intimidating and downright nerve racking. In today’s competitive job market interviews come in all shapes and ‘sizes’ from telephone interviews to full blown day (or longer) assessment centres. There are strategies for all types of interview. […]