5 Reasons to include a Cover Email

5 Reasons to include a Cover Email

Why is it important to include a cover email with your CV? In today’s unprecedented and competitive jobs market, it’s advisable you take every advantage you can. Including a cover email with your application will give you that advantage. You’ve probably spent a few...
Reverse chronological or Functional CV?

Reverse chronological or Functional CV?

What’s the difference between a Reverse Chronological or Functional CV? There are many formats, styles, and templates available to create your CV today. Reverse chronological and functional are just two of the styles available.    CVs are still an important part...
How to start your CV from scratch

How to start your CV from scratch

The 5 stages of writing a CV from scratch… If you are writing a CV from scratch then let me manage your expectations. Those who start by typing straight onto a Word document really need to take a step back. We’ve put together 5 stages of writing a CV from...
How do you tailor a CV?

How do you tailor a CV?

It’s absolutely essential you take the time to tailor the Cover letter, CV, and application forms to every single vacancy.   Gone are the days you can write one CV and send it out to all vacancies. One size does not fit all.  You are going to have to take time...
What are the common lies told on CVs?

What are the common lies told on CVs?

What are the common lies told on CVs? Recently invited to discuss the common lies told on CVs with Dave Monk BBC Essex Radio’s Drive Time presenter. According to the research there are still a high percentage of candidates submitting applications with inaccurate...