How To Write A Professional Profile For A CV

As with writing most parts of a CV, writing a professional profile for a CV can be just as tedious as writing the rest of your Curriculum vitae. Despite its potential to be tedious, its essential that you place a great deal of thought into this single paragraph due to its ability to make or […]

15 CV Mistakes to Avoid in 2020

CV Mistakes To Avoid As a CV writer and my previous experience as a recruiter, I’ve read 10,000’s of CVs and seen the most common CV mistakes time and time again. So I’ve compiled a list of the most common CV mistakes to allow you to ensure that they don’t feature on yours. Here are […]

What makes a successful cover letter

Time to write a cover letter? I’m often asked for help as Clients are uninspired when its time to write a cover letter. If people find writing a CV a tedious process then often by the time they turn their attention to the accompanying cover letter they have completely lost the will to live! Research […]

167 Must Have Powerful Verbs For Your CV

Trying to make your CV slightly different from the rest is never a bad thing and should lead to being selected for interview. Apart from being cutting edge in your CV design and layout, the use of language is a powerful way to achieve this. So many CVs use the same words and phrases time […]

Target Your CV Writing

How to target your CV writing for any job advert Having been a recruiter for 16 years, I can tell you from first hand experience that recruiters do not read every word on your CV as they receive 100’s of applications. Instead they only scan read applications for on average 30 seconds if you are […]

How Your CV is Read by Recruiters

Essential CV Writing Tips – Understand How Your CV is Read By Recruiters To excel at CV Writing I believe it’s is essential to understand how your CV is read by a recruiter. To provide you with an insight, I will describe my CV selection process below and  my thought process in justification. This should then allow you […]