Tag Archives: CV
How do you use résumés and CVs in recruitment?

  How much should you rely on CVs and résumés? Are they any good at all?   I recently talked to a man from a recruitment agency who had stopped using them.       The recruitment basics   You … Continue reading

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What can you get from a CV or résumé?

  Last week a Grapevine reader sent me a CV (curriculum vitae) he had received from a candidate, asking me if I thought it was a good candidate. It was a very poor CV, but that doesn’t mean the candidate … Continue reading

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What Is Your CV For?

What do you think the purpose of your CV is? Many people think it’s to get you the job. The Interview It isn’t. It’s just to get you to the interview. Then, when you’re at the interview, that’s when you … Continue reading

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CV Profile – How Do You Fill It In?

If you find this tricky, don’t worry, you’ll find an easy way here. Check the Ad The first thing you need to do is look at the advertisement and, if you have it, the job description and person specification for … Continue reading

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CV Mistakes You Must Avoid

Have you had to prepare your CV recently? It’s not much fun, is it? I don’t know anyone who enjoys it. But it’s a crucial part of getting many jobs. So here are a few mistakes you need to avoid … Continue reading

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