Masterclass: The secrets to a successful job interview

In partnership with the Guardian Career Coach and MD of Personal Career Management Corinne Mills will be delivering a Masterclass on the secrets to a handshakesuccessful job interview at the Guardian offices in London.

Our Masterclass is suitable for all levels including graduates, managers and executive directors and you’ll leave with a new found confidence in your ability to make a great impression at interview.

Course Content

  • Deconstructing the interview process – what to expect and how to prepare
  • Preparation, preparation, preparation – advice on the research you should to before any interview
  • Decoding what the employer is really looking for and how to make it easy for them to hire you
  • How to use examples from your career to prove your capabilities
  • Competency-based interviews and how to meet employers’ recruitment criteria
  • Dealing with those tricky interview questions and difficult interviewers
  • How to present your strengths and weaknesses in a way that reinforces your suitability for the role
  • How to effectively communicate your career goals
  • How to talk about yourself positively and confidently in a way that is authentic, relevant and persuasive
  • How to minimise the impact of nerves prior to interviews
  • Q&A and group discussion

This course is for you if…

  • You want to learn how to perform well at job interviews, regardless of your profession or level of experience
  • You’re thinking about a career change, and need to convince your interviewers why you should be chosen rather than a more conventional candidate
  • You’re applying for a promotion and you want to show that you are ready for that step up
  • You’ve not been working for a while and want to get back into employment


Date: Tuesday 3 November 2015
Times: 6.30pm-9.30pm
Location: The Guardian, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU
Price: £99 (includes VAT, booking fee and drinks)
Event capacity: 36

To book you place please make your payment via Eventbrite.

Additional details of the event can be found on the Guardian website.

About The Author

Maria Stuart

Maria Stuart is the Marketing Director for Personal Career Management, she has a BA (Hons) in Business and is experienced in both the Automotive and the Education & Childcare sectors.

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