Tuesday Tips | CV 101 – Achievements

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In CV 101, we went through how to write our Education and Work Experience. Today we look at how to include Achievements in your CV.

You may be wondering ‘do I really have achievements?’ and the answer is YES you do! Other than your normal day to day duties, any positive contribution/change/impact/improvement that you have made is an achievement. Continue reading


Tuesday Tips | CV 101

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C.V stands for Curriculum Vitae which is a Latin term that literally means “the course of life”. Some people call it a resume. A CV is the best chance for you to make a good first impression when applying for a job. It is a way for you to sell yourself which will make the recruiter want to meet you.

I will take you back to the basics and step by step of content to include in your CV to increase your chances of getting that job!

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5 common mistakes to avoid when sending an application

I have gone through countless applications since I started working. I remember earlier on it was time consuming as I would take time to go through each and every application (I felt bad leaving one unread 🙂 ) but with time, it takes me less than 10 seconds to know whether to continue reading one or not.

So you have seen that job! You are so sure you will get it and you have the right skills, qualifications and experience, but after you have applied and waited for more than 3 months you keep wondering what went wrong. Continue reading