Are you ready for your close-up: developments in video interviewing

As someone with 20 years experience in graduate recruitment and careers work I can honestly never remember a time when there has been so much change in the tools that recruiters are using to select candidates.  The days of a single, face to face interview are almost behind us as more and more recruiters look to use sophisticated technology-driven methods, with associated pros and […]


Interviews for Academic Posts

If you’re currently undertaking a PhD you may already be thinking about life after the viva, in particular, securing an academic position. But before that happens, you have to have an academic interview! Fear not, our recent PhD Seminar with Anton Harder, LSE PhD International History (2016) and Bernard Keenan, LSE PhD Law (2018) covered just that. Both Anton, who is […]


Polishing the STAR: enhancing your interview answers

So if you’ve seen our earlier blog on the STAR formula you’ll be familiar with STAR as a way of structuring answers to competency based questions.  Our guest blogger Mike Higgins is back with some tips to help make your interview answers even stronger. The art of interviewing is the art of storytelling You can’t disguise a competency-based question – it is […]


Follow the guiding STAR – and nail those interview questions

Many organisations use competency-based questions for at least part of their recruitment process, so it pays to be aware of what you may be asked and develop some robust strategies for answering them. In the first of two blogs on interview technique our guest blogger Mike Higgins shares his insights into how to approach competency questions. What I see when doing practice interviews […]


LSE Careers exclusive resources – Vault: Career Insider

Vault: Career Insider is an online tool that allows LSE students and alumni access to unlimited and comprehensive careers information and advice including: worldwide company and internship ranking and reviews industry guides, searchable by organisation, location and more career path guidance, including profiles about different occupations advice on resumes, cover letters, interviews and networking company profiles to help you when researching employers jobs and […]


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EY - Off Campus Event - Unsere deutsche EY Law Praxis stellt sich vor

Starts: 17 Apr 2018 4:00 PM
Finishes: 17 Apr 2018 7:00 PM
Zusammen mit unseren Kollegen und Kolleginnen aus anderen Fachbereichen bieten wir ein attraktives und innovatives Arbeitsumfeld. Gerne stellen wir Dir unsere Arbeit in länder- und rechtsgebietsübergreifenden

First Year Insight Scheme

Starts: 26 Apr 2018 9:00 AM
Finishes: 26 Apr 2018 7:00 PM
This insight day is a great opportunity for first year law undergraduates and penultimate year undergraduates in other disciplines who are starting to research a legal career.

Slaughter and May - Company Presentation

Starts: 17 Oct 2018 6:30 PM
Finishes: 17 Oct 2018 8:30 PM
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