C.V and presentation skills.
Extra-curricular for transferable skills
Talks on different departments within Barclays and the opportunities available.
Host LifeSkills sessions to advise how to stand out in interviews and generally.
Meeting graduates who can inform students about their roles at Barclays
Key skills looked for on assessment days/interviews.
More mock interviews and online tests
What special skills are required?
Interview questions practice.
Professional appearance & speaking to employers.
Phillippe, Peter and Gill
How do I boost my market awareness?
Targeted information packs for certain years
Run more day-long skill based sessions for students
Question preparation for end of interview.
More commercial awareness.
Cover letter. Group interview.
Insight into available opportunities.
Range of diverse internships and graduate schemes
Transferrable skills workshop
Short term internships for experience
Can first year students on a four year course still apply for an insight week?
I feel that I’ve not had the preparation for life post-university that others have been given. I’m not confident about CV writing & interviews, and I think Barclays Lifeskills could help with this.
More focus on corporate view of work with societies. Student awareness of the positives and negatives of what activities they mention on their applications.
How to stand out from the crowd
More career fairs. Inspirational talks by personalities.
More awareness about the different divisions.
Careers advice, interview workshops.
Talk to first year students about different opportunities in banking
More opportunities for additional qualifications
Promote internship opportunities and provide interview advice.
Workshops on leadership and other 'real life' skills.
What makes a candidate stand out?
Personalised advice for both students and young unemployed people
Giving talks at university about specific job areas.
When is the best time to apply for a graduate scheme?
What non-quantitative positions are there at Barclays?
Georgia & Jan
Interactive competitions on campus
First year advice workshops to start building a C.V
CV help and internships.
How to be confident in an interview.
What's the most important skill your employees need?
Preparation for assessment centres.
How to network efficiently.
interview skills, CV writing techniques, interpersonal skills
Interview skills workshop.
Mock interviews with constructive feedback.
Paying attention to detail
What do employers look for in a C.V?
CV writing & interview skills
Help with applications and interview techniques.
How to tailor your application, interview tips, graduate insight.
Advice sessions, C.V construction and interview tips.
Better interview training
Help with online applications.
Work experience in specific departments.
Insight from students who have done internships.
Help with interview practice.
Group interview skills.
What should you avoid putting in your cover letter?
Have talks about what opportunities are on offer
Opportunities to gain hands on experience that develops leadership and project management skills.
Interpersonal and project management training.
What not to put on your CV
Helping write a C.V.
How can I make my CV stand out?
How do you stand out when applying for internships?
More internships/job opportunities for students.
Information about career development in the financial industry from current employees.
Workshops on how to make internship applications more attractive
Out of state position and entry level jobs
Work experience for international students.
Time management. Confidence.
What skills are needed for interviews/presentations?
Teamwork. Initiative. Leadership. Problem solving.
Body language sessions.
Work experience or interview training.
Mock interview video sessions.
How can my application stand out?
Mock job interviews.
Conduct more roadshow and training sessions for fresh graduates