The Blossoming of a Wall-Flower

When I entered the specialist AD7 EPSO competition last year, I just happened to see Carmen’s Facebook page and decided that I could definitely use her help and coaching, particularly to prepare for the group exercise in the EPSO assessment centre phase of the exam. We had an EPSO assessment centre training with Carmen and…

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Success: transforming stress into energy

I was already working at the Commission as an assistant, when I met Carmen at a training session. I liked the way she worked with us and I got her contact details that way. As I had already a university degree, my objective was to move up in the Commission. I wanted to pass the…

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A Lasting Relationship

I was working as a temporary agent in DG Trade, and pregnant with my second child, when I was preparing for the AD5 oral exam. I knew that I would need something to give me the edge over the other candidates, so I decided to get some professional help. I found out about Carmen through…

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Re-discovering self confidence

For some time I had an ambition to work in the EU institutions, but the recruitment process seemed so difficult that I felt discouraged from even trying. This is the main reason I contacted Carmen, to see if she could help increase my chances by working on my confidence issues. Fortunately, I managed to pass…

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2 people, 2 goals, equally great outcomes!

I was working as a graphic designer in a company based in Warsaw when my Wife started a temporary job at the European Parliament, which is how we came to Brussels initially. I could continue my graphic designer work in company based in Warsaw as I could easily work online. However, this was a stepping…

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EU High Flyers in One Year

About a year ago, my wife and I decided to look for jobs in the EU institutions, which meant applying through the EPSO competitions. We both applied for every competition we were eligible for, even AST1, despite both having doctorates. Having worked hard and passed the first round of the AD competitions in Audit and…

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A New Start

I had been working in the European Commission for a while when I first met Carmen; she came in to hold an epso training session on how to write a successful speech, which I found very useful. However, for a number of reasons both personal and professional, I felt quite unhappy in my position at…

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Free Consultation

If you want to know more about the EPSO competitions and selection processes, I would like to help you by offering a 15 minute free discussion. We can explore your needs and wants and find out how my services can support you in achieving them;

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EPSO Application Form

Design and writing of the EPSO profile :  Experience: how is your education and training relevant to this particular profile? Interest: why did you decide to apply for European Institutions or agencies?

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EPSO Pre-selection test AST

Now, that you have decided to apply for an EPSO competition or selection process, I can support you in preparing for each and every stage of it!

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