Guide to writing an effective CV

How To Write an Effective CV [A Practical Guide]

So you’ve read thousands of job ads and picked out the ones that sound like they’re tailor-made for you.

But ask yourself this: is your CV tailor-made for them?

If the answer is no, stop what you’re doing. Before sending off your application hoping to get a job interview, you need to make sure you have an effective CV.

We’re talking about the sort of resume that positively screams “don’t waste time reading those other applications, you’ve already found the right person for the job”!

Luckily, you’ve come to exactly the right place. Welcome to our practical guide to writing the perfect CV quickly and easily!

So what are you waiting for?

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Choosing the right photo for your CV

How to Choose an Effective Photo for Your CV

The photo/no photo question is a common dilemma for job seekers. But does your CV actually need a profile picture?

It’s a question that’s definitely worth asking:

Headhunters and agencies are in fact receiving increasing numbers of CVs containing a photo of the candidate.

Some have welcomed the trend, which reflects the increasingly “visual” nature of our society.

Others prefer a traditional CV, containing only a candidate’s skills and competencies and no photographs, to avoid the potential for discrimination.

To photo, or not to photo, that is the question…

But fear not! All your doubts will be answered by the practical tips contained in this article…

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