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PRINCE2 Practitioner Exam: Why Pass, How to Pass, and Sample Exam Paper and Answers

PRINCE2 Practitioner Exam: Why Pass, How to Pass, and Sample Exam Paper and Answers
PRINCE2 Practitioner Exam: Why Pass, How to Pass, and Sample Exam Paper and Answers

I recently passed my PRINCE2 Foundation and Practitioner exams and wanted to pass on some advice. If you’re just here to find useful exam resources, keep scrolling to the
How to Study and Exam Resources section below!

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How to Interview Efficiently

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When I worked in recruitment I gave plenty of interview advice to candidates looking for their next job. I would outline what interviewers were looking for, what their personalities were like, what sorts of questions they might ask. I considered my interviews with candidates to be more like conversations than true assessments, and I was never the person making the final decision on a hire, so I trusted the hiring managers to make the right call. Continue Reading

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5 Steps to Take at a Career Crossroads


I’d wager very few people know from a young age what they want to do with their lives and sometimes, even if they do, the path towards that goal can be unclear. After two years in Recruitment helping people take a step closer towards their ideal role, I actually found myself at a career crossroads. I didn’t want to work in agency recruitment again, but I also suspected from my six month spell in Operations that this wasn’t my dream job either. Continue Reading

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Want to Work in a Start-up?

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The start-up scene in London at the moment is booming.

Boris Johnson recently said there’s “nowhere to rival London for start-ups looking to thrive and grow”, and it certainly seems the ‘Silicon Roundabout’ as well as the numerous incubators and accelerators are doing a good job of nurturing London’s new digital businesses. Continue Reading

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2 Point Guide to CV Writing


**Please, please, for the love of God, do not put everything in boxes**

It was only a matter of time until this post was written.. I know there’s a lot of these out there, but I think I might as well add my two pennies’ worth! I see a huge number of poorly structured and written CVs so this is still a problem worth addressing. Continue Reading