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Hints And Tips

Covering Letters

Cover letters are as important to your job application as your CV and yet they are often rushed out as an afterthought. This is your chance to show recruiters why you’d be good at the job and get them interested. Get it wrong, and that perfectly crafted CV you spent so long on could have been a complete waste of time…

10 steps to a successful CV

Make sure you make the “RIGHT” first impression and follow these easy rules for your perfect C.V. Usually a CV should be no more than two pages – and that’s two pages of A4 paper! Employers spend, on average, just 8 seconds looking at any one CV, and a surefire way of landing yourself in the “no” pile is to send them your entire life story. Keep it punchy, to the point, and save those niggly little details for the interview.

What potential employers want to know most is not on your CV

With so many choices in the marketplace, consumers are increasingly drawn to exceptional value, trustworthy brands and incredible experiences. But exceptional companies don’t make themselves – they require exceptional employees!