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5 CV Writing Tips Every Graduate Needs to Read

5 CV Writing Tips Every Graduate Needs to Read

So you’ve finally completed your studies. After investing many years of time, money and emotional resources into your undergraduate education, it’s time to find your perfect job. This is a time of celebration; your investment is about to pay off and you’re about to take your first step into the working world. However, it is very important to ensure you don’t make the same mistake as so many other university graduates: using a poorly prepared CV. A professionally written CV can be the difference between securing your dream job and having to take on work that you’re totally uninterested in....

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8 Tips to Improve Your CV

8 Tips to Improve Your CV

A CV, an abbreviation of curriculum vitae, is a summary of your work experience, qualifications and capabilities. In American English and some other countries, these documents are usually referred to as a resume. However, whether you’re preparing a CV or a resume, the aim of your document is always the same: to make a positive impact on the reader and encourage them to get in touch with you regarding job opportunities. There are certain tried and tested techniques that you can use to ensure your curriculum vitae is effective in the job market. In this article, we provide eight CV...

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Six Cover Letter Tips to Optimise Your Job Search

Six Cover Letter Tips to Optimise Your Job Search

Cover letters are one of the most important aspects of the job application process, but many people don’t approach cover letter writing seriously. When complimented by an effective CV, a strong cover letter will encourage recruiters to spend time reading your CV and seriously consider you as a candidate. Cover letters are the first thing that recruiters and hiring managers see when you apply for a job; making a positive first impress is vital. With a professionally-written, role-specific and tailored cover letter, your application will stand out and improve your success in the job market. Here, CV Nation’s professional CV...

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How to Write a Cabin Crew CV (With Cabin Crew and Flight Attendant CV Examples)

How to Write a Cabin Crew CV  (With Cabin Crew and Flight Attendant CV Examples)

The complete guide to writing the perfect flight attendant/cabin crew CV or resume, with two flight attendant CV/resume examples. Whether you’re attending an airline’s open day or applying for cabin crew roles online, preparing a professional CV or resume is one of the most important parts of the application process. In this article, we cover what recruiters in the aviation industry want to see on your CV or resume and provide step-by-step advice on how to prepare your cabin crew resume or CV to ensure it is optimised for the aviation industry. We also provide two CV samples to show...

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How to Write a Customer Service CV

How to Write a Customer Service CV

If you’re targeting a position in customer service, you will need to prepare an optimised customer service CV. Customer Service jobs have a high number of applicants, so it’s important that your CV stands out from the crowd. But what do recruiters and employers want to see in a customer service CV? There are a number of key skills that are crucial for customer service roles. Don’t just list these skills or you will likely find your CV at the bottom of the no pile. You need to show tangible evidence that you can utilise these skills to provide the...

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