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commercial awareness, graduate recruitment experts, interview advice, competitive job preparation
25
Feb

Commercial Awareness Demystified – Video

Click here to watch our newest video tutorial on Commercial Awareness Demystified. The team at Interview Advantage are keen to get you thinking the right way about…

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commercial awareness, graduate recruitment experts, interview advice, competitive job preparation
07
Feb

The Mysterious Essence of Commercial Awareness

The graduate recruitment pages of the top law and accounting firms all agree on one thing – they want you to have commercial awareness.   Of…

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Teamwork
09
Sep

Group Exercises – Top Tips

Context At assessment centres, a group exercise will typically include between 4-10 candidates involved in some form of group discussion, and last between 30-45 minutes (excluding…

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01
Jul

Joining the 1% – What’s the secret ?

What really matters There has been a fair amount of press coverage recently about ‘poshness’ and top jobs in law, management consultancy and investment banking. This…

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28
Jan

Interview preparation – Top tips to give yourself the interview advantage Part 2

Here are some top tips to help you prepare for interview. These tips are in two parts : it’s worth reading both ! Practice your interview…

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18
Dec

Becoming a Business lawyer – Commercial Awareness, reading the FT and all that Part 2

These tips are in two parts. Read part 1 as well to get a feel for the commercial awareness qualities that law firms like to test.…

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25
Nov

Becoming a Business lawyer – Commercial Awareness, reading the FT and all that. Part 1

These tips are in two parts. Read part 2 as well for some specific commercial awareness topics that you will need to know. What are law…

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14
Nov

Your law firm vacation placement and training contract applications

The key things that matter 1. Academics and online tests Your academic record is crucial : it has to be good, and it has to be…

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