Most law interview include some form of case study exercise and the prospect of it can be terrifying. What are employers looking for and how can you go about preparing for it and presenting it? There’s no simple formula but I do have some tips.
You flogged through the application form, you’ve waited to hear and at last comes the news that you’ve got an interview. Great! Now you just have to prepare carefully for the big day. Everyone tells you to do that, but what exactly do they mean? What do you need to do to maximise your chances … More 7 Key steps for preparing for an interview
Oh no, the dreaded question. What do you do? If you are naturally self-deprecating this might feel like an opportunity to pour out all the character traits of which you are less than proud. If, on the other hand, you are normally self-confident and ebullient you might be baffled. A weakness? You? Everyone needs to find … More How to answer “What is your weakness?”
This is a common starter question at the beginning of an interview. Sadly it isn’t quite as innocuous as an enquiry about how your journey went! You need to get your brain in gear fast for this and it’ll help if you’ve thought your answer through beforehand.