Thursday, 14 January 2016

Is 2016 the year to transform your lack-lustre CV / resume and make it shine?

Is 2016 the year to transform your lack-lustre CV / resume and make it shine? 

Most recruiters will have already decided whether you are a Yes or a No in the first 10 seconds of reading your CV or resume. 

A typical recruiter, and let’s face it that is who we need to impress, will usually have a huge pile of CVs to read through from their advertising, and they will want to complete the task as quickly as possible. 

This means they will only spend time on CVs which stand out and tell them what they want to know easily and without too much effort, and they will quickly reject those that they have to search through for the information. 

If the first thing they see is a 6 page document, spelling mistakes, or job descriptions which are too wordy with no achievements, the likelihood is that their “No thanks” pile will get higher. 

So what makes a really good CV or resume? 

First of all you need a……

Read the whole article on LinkedIn Pulse

https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/2016-year-transform-your-lack-lustre-cv-resume-make-shine-baldwin?published=u

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