5 things not to put on your CV

Here’s 5 things that people commonly put on their CV which are a waste of space and simply clutter up the real story you should be telling: 1. Good timekeeper – Seriously, why say this? Every employer works on the assumption that you can get out of bed in the morning! 2. Enthusiastic – Again, why say this? Employers start off assuming that you are […]

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Interests on a CV

What interests (if any) should you put on a CV? Firstly, it is a good idea to put some interests on a CV as it helps to portray you as a person – not just a name on a piece of paper. What interests should I put down? It’s easier to list what you shouldn’t put! Many employers can be very quickly put off a […]

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What Font to use in a CV?

This is a commonly asked question and it makes a big difference to your CV. Basically, you should use a modern looking font that is easy to read and not too dense. Some fonts have a smaller gap between letters and these are useful if your CV has run into an extra page by just a line or two as changing font can significantly shorten […]

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