- Circulum Vitae !!
What is a CV?
- Story of your life!!
- Personal marketing tool
- The layout is flexible
- The content is vital
Dos and Donts !!
- Don't make it complicated to read !!
- Don't waffle = be concise !!
- Don't wait till the last minute to complete it !!
- Don't underestimate it's importance !!
- Don't head the page "CV"
- Do keep it to 1 page !!
- Do make your CV adaptable !!
- Do include your key skills !!
- Do make your contact details prominent !!
- Do give evidence !!
-Do correctly address your cover letter !!
- Do use positive dynamic language !! so for e.g dedicated , enthusiastic , motivated ,
- Do list from most recent + first !!
- Do keep your CV up to date !!
- Do include your name prominety !!
Types of CV'S !!
- Performance , Chronological ,
- Targeted , Alternative = hobbies , secondary schools , college !!
- Contact Details
- Personal statement
- Key Skills
- Result Year
- Secondary School
- Results GCSE !!
- Work Experience !!
- Hobbies + Interests !!
- References !!