CV checklist - don't send your CV without reading this‏

When you come to write or edit your CV it’s important to work out what approach suits you rather than following and abiding by every piece of advice out there.

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How do I write a skills-based CV?

Everyone’s CV credentials differ, so why stick to a traditional chronological CV, when perhaps a skills-based approach would suit you better? There are many reasons why this approach, rather than a traditional chronological CV, could be for you.

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What key skills are recruiters looking for in a candidate?

Recruitment is all about selling. Whether you’re a recruiter, a candidate or an employer it’s all about marketing yourself as strongly as possible in order to seal the deal. Candidates need to sell themselves to recruiters, recruiters want candidates they can sell to employers and, to secure the best candidates, employers will also need to sell themselves as the right fit.

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Essential preparation tips for your job interview‏

So you’re over the first major hurdle: you’ve got an interview. Now the work really begins. Don’t be tempted to wing it on the day. The more thought you give the interview ahead of time, the stronger your performance will be.

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