Be Prepared: How to Recession-Proof Your CV

With speculation that the UK economy is at risk of recession, and with the outcomes of Brexit still wildly uncertain, it’s time...

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The Customised CV: Why You Need It and How to Write One

Generic CVs should be banned. Sending out the same CV to every vacancy is one of the biggest mistakes a candidate can...

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Avoid the Most Common CV Mistakes With This Simple Checklist

They say only three things are certain in life: death, taxes and making a mistake on your CV. Well, maybe I’m exaggerating...

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4 Great Personal Statement Examples for Your CV — & Why They Work

Personal statements — the paragraphs at the top of CVs that summarise past experience and accomplishments — may be short, but they...

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7 Ways to Refresh Your CV for the Job Hunt

It’s no one’s favorite part of the job hunt, but refreshing your CV before you apply to a new position is a...

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11 Surprising Things to Keep on Your CV

Volunteer for a  hot dog eating contest. Bike polo captain. Six-time marathon finisher. These are the job skills from CVs that Ashley...

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Your 7 Point Checklist to Avoid Mistakes on Your CV

Getting your CV right is your opportunity to get noticed and to get your foot in the door for an interview. Recruiters...

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7 Skills to Leave Off Your CV

When writing a CV, some folks subscribe to a “spaghetti on the wall” philosophy — throw everything that you’ve got on it...

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Ask a CV Expert: How Do I Make My CV More Competitive?

“I have a good work history, no red flags….why isn’t my CV landing me interviews?” It’s frustrating, and a knock on the...

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How to Apply for Your First Job

One of the most daunting tasks facing a university student is applying to your very first job. We have all been there...

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7 Ways To Make Your CV Stand Out

Your CV is your first impression to a recruiter, and making your CV stand out is key to getting to an interview. Some golden...

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