Graduate CV

About to graduate but unsure where to start with the CV, what skills and experience to include? Writing your first graduate CV can be difficult especially when applying for competitive roles, trying to break into a new industry or if this is your first experience of making job applications. Follow our guide to ensure your CV stands out from the crowd. …

CV F&Qs

How long should a CV be? A CV should be no longer than 2 pages. Recruiters typically only focus on the most recent experience. This can be achieved by omitting non essential information. A one page CV is acceptable if you are working with limited information. What kind of writing style should be used? The CV should be written professionally …

Cover Letter Writing – 5 Top Tips

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Make the cover letter personal Never send a covering or speculative letter without addressing it to the individual who is directly involved in the recruiting process. If you don’t know who this is then do a search of the company or contact the HR department to find out. You also need to include the job title and application reference number …

Cover Letters: Why bother?

COVER LETTERS PLAY AN ESSENTIAL ROLE IN JOB APPLICATIONS It is a question my clients have frequently asked me, everything is already on the CV isn’t it, so why do I need to repeat what I already have? Will the employer even look at the cover letters anyway? The truth is that cover letters still remains an essential part of …