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Competency versus Behavioural Interviews

Two of the most common interview techniques are behavioural and competency-based interviews. Often these interview concepts can get confused due to the similar nature of the answer format. Usually, the STAR technique, which focuses on situation, task, action, and result, is used to answer these types of questions. However, there are subtle differences in what […]

Switching from academia to industry: factors to keep in mind

Coming from a science background, I speak from experience when I say it can be hard to bite the bullet and move into a different industry. After you finish a degree in science, you can go either of two ways; stay in academia further and do a postgraduate qualification, or move into industry (whether that […]