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  • Where to start when researching for an interview

    • 10 Aug 2023

    When going for a job interview, be it at a real estate agency or another business in the property industry, making sure you are prepared is crucial. What research you do will help determine your preparedness and ultimately your success. So, we’ve outlined some tips on where you can start when doing your research.

  • Get noticed with the best LinkedIn summary on the market

    • 3 Aug 2023

    LinkedIn is vital in connecting people in the property industry, making it easy for real estate professionals to build their networks. That’s why it’s so important you keep your LinkedIn profile up-to-date, and make it stand out from others. Here we look at the LinkedIn summary section, with a few tips on how to write it so you get noticed.

  • Five questions you should ask in an interview

    • 10 Jul 2023

    Whether in real estate or any other profession, there comes a time in every job interview when the candidate will be asked if they have any questions. Knowing what to ask can be crucial in getting a clear picture of the role and the property company. We’ve outlined a few themes for questions you could ask in your next real estate job interview.

  • The STAR Interview Technique - How to Use it

    • 15 Jun 2023

    Job interviews are daunting enough, especially given you don’t know what questions will be asked of you. The STAR interview technique can help. Understand what it is, and get tips on how you can use it as you prepare for your next real estate interview.

  • How to get ahead in commercial property

    • 18 Aug 2022
    • Stephanie Sparrow

    Talented candidates are in demand, as the commercial property sector makes the most of the healthy climate. Stephanie Sparrow offers advice on winning your dream job.

  • Be the best: how to set yourself apart from other candidates and secure the surveying job you deserve

    • 10 Jul 2022
    • Stephanie Sparrow

    Has there ever been a better time to apply for a role in surveying? Quantity, valuation and building surveyors are in demand as companies clawback the talent they were forced to lose during the recession.

  • Top tips on preparing for an interview in commercial property

    • 30 Oct 2021
    • Stephanie Sparrow

    Top tips from recruiters within the property market about how to prepare yourself for an interview for a position within commercial property.

  • What to take to an interview

    • 23 May 2022

    Read our guide giving ideas for best practice on what to take to an interview and how to ensure you turn up prepared.

  • How To Prepare For An Interview

    • 12 May 2022
    • John Eccleston

    There can’t be many people who enjoy job interviews. They can be stressful situations, made worse by the fact you have to perform well in order to get the job you want. Find out some useful tips for preparing and partaking in interviews.

  • Common interview questions - and how to answer them

    • 23 Mar 2022

    The trick to answering questions well is to take your time and not parrot off a pre-prepared script. This ease comes from knowing your material – so gen up in these popular questions – and answers – in advance.

  • Good questions to ask at an interview

    • 23 Mar 2022

    Tough questioning about the company’s future plans is legitimate, if done elegantly, but too much interest in the sick-pay scheme may set alarm bells ringing. Likewise, listen carefully to the answers, and, once out of the room, mark them out of 10.

  • Perfect your interview technique

    • 23 Jan 2022

    Like football, an interview is a game of two halves and you need to prepare and perform. Read our expert tips on how to prep an interview and conduct yourself for maximum impact.

  • Psychometric testing in interviews

    Psychometric testing in interviews

    • 9 Dec 2021

    Employers often use psychometric testing to vet potential employees and help them understand a little more about your personality and ability to fit into the role they are offering – and this type of testing is becoming increasing popular.

  • Creating rapport in an interview

    Creating rapport in an interview

    • 9 Sep 2021

    Rapport is the connection between two people; the spoken and unspoken words that say ‘we are on the same page’. In an interview situation you can employ numerous techniques to maximize the rapport between yourself and your interviewer.