Whenever you are applying for a new job first impression are so important. With that in mind, have an up-to-date, accurate, well-formatted, clean and tidy curriculum vitae can give you a head start you need to fast track you to the interview.
Most CV formats are designed to be adaptable to fit many different employment opportunities. To maximize the impact of your CV and gain success during your job hunt, ensure that you include each of these ten points.
How To Contact You
If an employer can’t get in touch with you, your CV isn’t doing its job. Make sure to include your email, primary phone number, and your address. Your email address should be a professional sounding one.
History Of Employment
Show your strengths and skills by highlighting your responsibilities and tasks.
However, the ones that you choose to include should be relevant to the job you are applying.
Educational And On-The-Job Qualifications
Talk about the knowledge or skills that you have developed both in school and on-the-job. The key achievements that relate to the position you are seeking should be highlighted.
List Your Experience
If you are new to the workforce, bring up any volunteer activities you have been involved with, as well as school clubs.