There are many “Guides to interviewing” and “Tips for succeeding in your interview” available and some are very useful with good advice. At JohnstonGreer we have added some new ideas that may be a bit different from the usual tips found elsewhere. Remember, the number one point regarding an interview is that you should always be yourself so these ideas are only for those comfortable using them! So, now that you have polished your shoes and got there early please see if any of these ideas are useful – Read more
How to use the STAR technique at your competency based interview
Ever wondered how to approach this type of interview? You should have a plan in place on how you will answer. Many candidates use the STAR interview technique and it works particularly well for competency based interviews though could be used for any. Read more
First posted in 2017.
JohnstonGreer recently contributed to a White Paper by Intelifllo on the challenges facing IFA firms regarding the recruitment of new advisors. Our Managing Director, Chris Johnston, discusses the changes in the post RDR market and the concept of recruiting graduates to grow your own Advisors. Read more
First posted in 2015.
JohnstonGreer is a specialist recruiter for the Financial Advice market, and a weekly occurrence is the phone call from the candidate looking to “break into Financial Advice”. Over the last 20 years that we have fielded that question the answer has changed significantly as the market has gone through dramatic change and restructure. Read more
JohnstonGreer is a specialist recruitment agency for the Actuarial, Insurance, Mortgage, Pension and Wealth sectors. We have created a series of posts providing CV tips for those that work in specific roles in our industry, designed to give you distinct guidance on the content of your CV. Read more