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Barclays Corporate: Interactive Business Problem Solving Course. An interactive, “app” based business problem solving exercise providing an insight into assessment centre problem solving exercises.

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An interactive, “app” based business problem solving exercise providing an insight into assessment centre problem solving exercises.

This is an interactive, “app” based business problem solving exercise, run in teams of approximately 5 students for 2 hours. The exercise is based around a fictitious company called Hantons and the teams are given the task of assessing whether or not Barclays should invest in the company, based on the information that they are provided with. The exercise was historically used as part of Barclays Corporate Bank’s interview process as it assesses candidates in areas such as team work, time management, delegation, initiative and presentation skills. We welcome students from all years and degree disciplines to participate in this event because, just like Barclays’ workforce, the teams will benefit from a wealth of different mind-sets and ways of approaching tasks.  Whereas there will be the opportunity at the end of the session to ask about the multiple career paths available at Barclays, the primary objective for the course is to practice and enhance employability skills applicable in any number of occupations.

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Barclays House
5 St Anne's Street
Newcastle upon Tyne


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