Application Advice: I feel as though my degree was a baseline to getting an interview for the job, and in my interview, I talked more about experience I had outside of purely studying, so it would be very helpful for candidates to have relevant experience. I also felt that I was able to show a genuine interest in the role because sustainability is something that I care about personally, and I think that came across in my application and interviews. I think showing passion and confidence is important.
Interview Advice: - Give a short presentation about the NUS Green Impact programme and why it was important
- How would you motivate people who are not necessarily interested in the environment to engage with sustainable behaviours?
- Ideas for how to engage more student
Industry: Charity, Education & Public Sector, University Research
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Research the Company.Do your homework about the employer and the industry so you are ready for the interview question "What do you know about this company?"