Getting a new job can be daunting, but there are lots of tips that can help you to get the job of your dreams. One of the biggest parts to get right when you are on the hunt for a new job is writing your CV.
Whether you are sending the CV out to a small local company or to a specialist recruitment agency like this procurement recruitment agency talentdrive.co.uk/ there are some things to remember when writing a CV that will help you to stand out for all the right reasons…
Watch your Grammar and Punctuation – Make sure that there are no spelling mistakes on your CV and pay close attention to grammar and punctuation. To come across as professional and to show that you have spent time on your CV it is important that there are no mistakes.
Be careful of fraud – In this modern age, many agencies ask that you upload your CV online. If you are using online channels or social media to get a job, be extra careful. Never give out personal details where others can access them and be cautious and check that sites are legit.
Don’t use overused phrases – There are lots of phrases that are used too much on a CV – things like hard working team player for example. Instead give honest examples and try to use different wording to help you stand out from the rest.