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CV Writing

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What do recruiters hate to see on a CV? With stacks of CVs arriving in hiring managers’ inboxes every day they quickly grow to loathe some of the things they see.
Awesome words to use on your CV If you're struggling to find the right way to phrase your CV, here are some awesome words you can use to make yours stand out from the crowd.
Making your CV more effective - Video advice Creating a great CV isn't about putting everything you can think of down on paper so employers can see your complete career history.
Spring clean your CV Spring is starting to make its presence known and that urge to start tidying shouldn't only be applied to your room but some of your career integral documents as well.
What is a CV? The term 'Curriculum Vitae', commonly abbreviated to CV, can be literally translated as 'course of life'.

CV Template

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The Monster CV template This CV template has been set up with correct placements for dates, skills and experience to help you rank higher when employers search for your CV on Monster.
The 'Classic' Work Based CV Template This CV template offers enough space to describe the achievements you've had so far in your career and the skills you can bring to prospective employers.
The 'Designer' Skill Based CV Template Using header boxes to separate the various sections, this CV template allows you to add a bit of style to your application, whilst still retaining a professional look.
The 'Modern' Combination CV Template This CV template offers the opportunity for you to direct employers quickly to the areas of your CV where your most relevant skills are.
Industry CV Templates The importance of a well rounded CV is no secret. However, with the many variations 2 pages of A4 can take, highlighting the details in your favour could be the key to success.

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