“Where do you see yourself in 5 years”

It seems to be a stock question that interviewers keep using. That doesn't make it any easier to answer so how do you answer “where do you see yourself in 5 years”  in an interview? This can feel like a bit of a trick question, because you don't want to say "not in this job,” or “in … Continue reading “Where do you see yourself in 5 years”

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Three months off during the summer? I hope you’re going to get an internship!

Are you in your penultimate year or perhaps earlier? Have you been hit with questions like this from a "well-meaning" friend or relative? There’s no doubt it can be extremely useful to get an internship. Lots of major graduate recruiters use summer internships as a two to three month interview, and more and more interns … Continue reading Three months off during the summer? I hope you’re going to get an internship!