Assessment Centres – what they are and how to prepare


By Zoë MittonZoë is the Regional University Partnerships Manager for FDM, she and her team work with around 33 universities in the North of the UK finding talented, tech-curious students.  Over 1,000 students and recent graduates are recruited onto the FDM Graduate Programme each year into multiple streams including: robotics; development; test; and cyber security.  … Continue reading Assessment Centres – what they are and how to prepare

GUEST BLOG: Online tests – why employers use them and top tips about them


Guest blog written by Laura Blackledge, Student Recruitment Officer at PwC. Here Laura talks about online tests and some useful tip on how to be successful.  During the PwC recruitment process for Undergraduate work experience (first year opportunities, summer internships and placement years) and Graduate roles online psychometric tests are used in the initial selection. We … Continue reading GUEST BLOG: Online tests – why employers use them and top tips about them

GUEST BLOG: Attending an assessment centre with a disability


 Guest blog written by Helen Cooke, Director and Founder, Great with Disability If you have received an invitation to attend an assessment centre you have already impressed the recruiter with your application. Nevertheless, attending an assessment centre is a daunting prospect for any ambitious applicant. As an applicant who has a disability or long-term health … Continue reading GUEST BLOG: Attending an assessment centre with a disability

CAREERS BLOG: Assessment Centre Activity Afternoon Q&A


 Blog written by Rachel Jenkins, Employer Liaison Assistant, Careers Assessment Centre Activity Afternoon - 19th November 2014 Panel: Kelly McDonald: Careers Advisor (Chair) Rebecca Fullam: Nestle James Brazill: IBM Sarah-Annis Brookes: PwC Helen Taylor-Chadwick: Hiscox  Event Summary: Are you preparing for an assessment centre, or planning on applying for a graduate job or internship scheme next academic … Continue reading CAREERS BLOG: Assessment Centre Activity Afternoon Q&A

Ultimate Assessment Day & Interview Guide – get a free copy


The Ultimate Assessment Day & Interview Guide is normally £14.99, but you can claim a free copy. Follow the steps below: Visit the practice numerical reasoning tests page at http://www.assessmentcentrehq.com/psychometric-tests/numerical-reasoning/ Enter your email address in the "Get in Touch" box in the bottom right hand corner. (Your email address will never be used for any 3rd-party … Continue reading Ultimate Assessment Day & Interview Guide – get a free copy