Quick CV Tip

If you haven't got the time or the inclination to update your CV fully, then a quick check of the formatting and presentation can go a long way to improving your CV's success rate (although ideally a full edit would be preferable!)So to get a quick fix for your CV, the first thing you need [...]

By | April 15th, 2012|cv editing, cv format, cv layout, cv writing, resume, resume edit|0 Comments

Have You Looked at Your CV Lately?

Have you looked at your CV recently; do you even have a CV? If the answer to either of these questions is a resounding no, then you need to make time in your hectic schedule to review or write a current CV.If you're in the slightly more fortunate position of only having to review your [...]

By | February 20th, 2012|cv, cv editing, cv writing, resume|0 Comments

Who needs a CV when you’ve got Facebook?

A news report out this weekend, commented on the fact that the presence of social media channels is changing the way that employees are being recruited. Maybe worryingly for some, employers are frequently scouring the pages of Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn to get an insight into the person behind the CV. With this in mind, [...]

By | February 6th, 2012|cv writing, facebook, resume, social media recruitment, twitter|0 Comments

Honesty is the Best Possible

Today it was revealed that a former constituency labour party chairman, Tom Griffin, had his chance to become an MP blocked because of 'concerns about his CV'. It has been reported that Mr Griffin's CV was written in such a way that it appeared he had previously worked as a special advisor to the Ministry [...]

By | November 16th, 2011|cv, cv writing, honest, resume, truth|0 Comments