Monthly Archives: October 2012

Should I apply direct to an employer or use recruitment agencies?

  The answer can be both. Going to direct to employers can be beneficial when your experience is not directly relevant, such as when making a career change.  Recruitment agencies are required to send their clients candidates who closely match … Continue reading

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Professional CV writing is about knowing your audience

When writing a CV, most people will ask themselves: what have I done during my career? What will make my CV stand out? What CV template should I use?  But the professional CV writer asks a set of very different … Continue reading

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Action words to help with your CV

We see lots of CVs duplicating the same verbs in their CV.  Not only does this show lack of creativity and diction, but also makes your CV phenomenally dull.  So to help with your CV, here are some action words … Continue reading

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How do professional CV writers deal with redundancy?

Redundancy on a CV is nothing to be worried and you should not be alarmed if this has happened. Since 2007, almost 2.7 million people have been made redundant as a result of the recession, equivalent to 10% of employees … Continue reading

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