The key technical skills section on your CV is to highlight the technology you are specifically strong at supporting or developing based on commercial experience. When it comes to an interview, you will be asked to talk through your experience to date and can be queried on any of the technologies you have outlined on your CV. … More Listing Key Technical Skills on your CV
A friend of mine has inspired this mornings blog post. She has been with her present company for over seven years and is currently taking on, what she feels, to be the daunting task of updating her CV and LinkedIn profile. If like her, you have gone through a number of positions; either moving horizontally, … More Multiple jobs, one employer…. how to format your CV!
I came across an article this morning informing me that September is update your CV month, I love it! As this has only come to my attention and it is the last day of the month I encourage all of you to take a sneak peek at your CV’s and book some time in to update … More September is update your CV month!
Make your eligibility status evident and clearly visible on your CV (e.g. being an EU national or Working Visa holder (make note of what Stamp number it is) when applying for jobs. This will assist the reader in determining your candidature for a position. Ensure this information is prevalent in your email, top of your cover … More Eligibility Status
When tailoring your CV for an application, try and reflect the terminology used in the job description.
The below is to help illustrate what is described in The KISS of Life for the Technical CV, it can also be used as a templete to work from: Name Address: Mobile: E-mail: Linkedin: Summary Brief synopsis of career history starting with your present level of ability and the number of years’ experience… Certification, Training … More TECHNICAL CV TEMPLATE
Reviewing, revising and at times re-writing CV’s in full, has happened on more occasions than I wish to admit, but it’s worth it when you finally have a ‘pièce de résistance’ that you know represents your candidate at their best as well as providing the correct and relevant information to the client. The end, certainly … More The KISS of Life for the Technical CV