Creating The Perfect CV

Posted on October 18, 2021 at 9:43 am

Posted in employment

When you are entering the world of employment or looking for a new job, the most important aspect of your application is your CV. This is the document that you will send to the employer to showcase yourself before you meet them. So, you need your CV to sell you in the best way possible so you are invited to an interview.

That is why today, we are going to share with you some of our tips to help you create a CV that will sell you, that will ain you interviews for your dream jobs.

What You Need To Include
There are many things that you must include in your CV, but you do not want to overfill your CV so you have nothing else to share. Here is a short list of what is vital for your CV.
– Contact Details – this is so it is easy for the employer to get back in contact with you.
– Personal Statement – You should include a short paragraph for a personal statement where you share some of your best bits. The bits about you that you think will sell you.
– Previous Experience – You should also share a brief description of your previous work experience to help the employer understand the experience you have.

Consider Your Wording
One area that CV’s always fall short on is not the information they are giving, but the way it is shared. The wording on your CV is the most important part. You will need to learn how to write an effective CV that will sell you. In another blog post, we will discuss more deeply the words you should be using in your CV and those you should be avoiding.

Make It Stand Out
You want your CV to stand out, you don’t want it to be the same as everyone else. So, consider adding images. Consider changing the layout. Make it unique but also easy to follow. This may help to make you stand out from the crowd in the best way possible.