Interview Technique – Keyham Lodge

Posted by on Jan 26, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Interview Technique – Keyham Lodge

With our continued aim to ensure that every young person in Leicestershire has access to a one-to-one mock interview, we conducted the second of our smaller Interview Technique events at Keyham Lodge School on 19th January. Four volunteers interviewed nine fabulous students who did a wonderful job impressing the volunteers with their attitude and enthusiasm. This was after a long morning assisting in mock interviews for another whole year group at another school nearby! A huge thank you to our four volunteers: Louise, Andy, Robert and Mark. “’Students were extremely nervous about this...

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Interview Technique – Millgate School

Posted by on Nov 24, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Interview Technique – Millgate School

On the 18th November 2 volunteers interviewed 7 students at Millgate School. This was our first Interview Technique session at this school and the session ran without a hitch thanks to our dedicated and experienced volunteers.  “It was a really valuable experience for the boys!’’ – Daniel Giardiello, Deputy Head ‘’It has helped me realise you have nothing to worry about, just be yourself’’  –   Connor, student ”It has helped me on how I can improve for my next interview” – Kieran, Student ”I was struck by the comfortable within the school and the...

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Member Profile: Aurum Holdings Ltd

Posted by on Jul 8, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Established in 2007 (but with a heritage dating back to 1778) Aurum is the largest prestige and luxury jewellers in the UK and includes the Watches of Switzerland, Mappin & Webb, Goldsmiths, boutique.Goldsmiths and WatchShop brands within its portfolio.  The group is proud to be the largest distributor in the world of luxury brands such as Omega, Tag Heuer and Gucci.  It is also the UK’s largest distributor for Rolex, Cartier and Breitling.  At Aurum we pride ourselves on the excellent product range and unrivalled service that we provide across our brands.   We have a unique...

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Interview Technique at Moat Community College

Posted by on Jul 6, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

Interview Technique at Moat Community College

On the 3rd July 22 volunteers interviewed 192 students at Moat Community College. This was our first Interview Technique session at this college and the session ran extremely well thanks to all of our volunteers (which included a few of Moat’s ex- students) and Moats fabulous student helpers! Please see comments below: “A wonderful experience for the students, and a significant benefit for them. We will be doing this every year from now on!’’ – Jez Holdsworth, Assistant Principal  ‘’It has given me an insight on how interviews work and how I can improve my technique’’...

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Coat Drive 2014 – Share the Warmth

Posted by on Aug 26, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Coat Drive 2014 – Share the Warmth

Leicestershire people are again being asked to donate warm coats to keep out the cold for local people in need this coming winter. The second Leicestershire Cares Coat Drive is under way with collection points around the city, county and in Rutland where anyone can donate clean and gently-used coats in good condition and full working order. The coats will be passed on to men, women and children – including the homeless – via 22 charities and voluntary groups across the county. From now until September 19, people can donate winter coats at: Seven branches of Hinckley & Rugby Building...

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