Posts by admin, Author at Rattleberry - Skills for the digital age

This will help you prepare for an interview

December 6, 2018

General interview advice The following is a good short introduction to get yourself up to speed for any professional interview.   General interview preparation – a thorough overview of all types in interviews and how to prepare for them. Telephone interview preparation – the most important tip – have headphones with a mic so you can take notes. Examples of commonly used competencies – the behaviour and experience interviewers screen you against. Using the STAR model to…

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The best CV format ever – in my opinion

June 6, 2015

  I work in recruitment, mostly senior technology, digital and online operations jobs, and I am often asked what is the best way to format a CV. Now, this is a tricky question. People don’t want to be too prescriptive as it is a subjective thing and no two people are the same. They also do not want to try and shoe-horn different professions under one template. Additionally there are a wide variety of opinions on what works and does not. So recruiters and HR professionals are reluctant to give their own take in case it is “wrong”.  

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