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    has anyone done an e-tray exercise in an AC before for a TC? How was it??
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    Did one a few years ago. Best piece of advice that I would give is to keep an eye on the time and not get bogged down on one or two emails - timing can be one of the trickiest parts about them.
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    (Original post by Dewsy)
    Did one a few years ago. Best piece of advice that I would give is to keep an eye on the time and not get bogged down on one or two emails - timing can be one of the trickiest parts about them.
    How much time did you get and what kind of documents come through? The online ones give examples of, someone resigning etc, but surely that wouldnt happen in the life of a trainee?

    Was yours for a training contract?
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    (Original post by itsreem55)
    How much time did you get and what kind of documents come through? The online ones give examples of, someone resigning etc, but surely that wouldnt happen in the life of a trainee?

    Was yours for a training contract?
    They tend to be emails from clients or colleagues asking you to find something in the electronic filing system. The information could be basic financial information, graphs or basic text that you have to review and come to conclusions/judgements on. They very rarely need any legal knowledge, it is more common sense.

    E-trays also tests your decision making thinking (who/what you prioritise, who you should send things to) as well as sometimes attention to detail.

    The answers tend to be multiple choice answers a bit like a SJT test but in the format of an e-tray exercise.Sometimes the exercise will also include the need to draft something more substantial if they are assessing a written element as well.
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    (Original post by J-SP)
    They tend to be emails from clients or colleagues asking you to find something in the electronic filing system. The information could be basic financial information, graphs or basic text that you have to review and come to conclusions/judgements on. They very rarely need any legal knowledge, it is more common sense.

    E-trays also tests your decision making thinking (who/what you prioritise, who you should send things to) as well as sometimes attention to detail.

    The answers tend to be multiple choice answers a bit like a SJT test but in the format of an e-tray exercise.Sometimes the exercise will also include the need to draft something more substantial if they are assessing a written element as well.
    Thanks for the response! Would you mind if I pm'd you? Just have a few more specific questions!
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    (Original post by itsreem55)
    Thanks for the response! Would you mind if I pm'd you? Just have a few more specific questions!
    sure - not a problem
 
 
 
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