This year Iâ€™ve been involved in recruitment to our Transforming Archives traineeships. Now that the hours of sifting, interviewing, trains and hotel rooms are behind me, I have had chance to reflect on how it went – and about what makes a strong application.
This is my personal perspective and as project manager I was part of every interview and read (and re-read) every application (over 800 in total). I know what Iâ€™m looking for in an application form, and what not to do. Continue reading »