What Makes A Good CV A Great CV

Is Your CV A Good CV Or A Great CV? Table of Contents Everybody likes to think that they have a great CV but in reality, the majority only have a good CV. This means there is plenty of room for improvement but how do you know if your CV is good or bad. Here […]

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 […]