CV Writing Blog
At PurpleCV, we know how to write a CV that will maximise your chances of getting the job you want. We’ve had plenty of practice and have plenty of success stories to shout about. We’d love to share some of our knowhow with you - have a read through our various blog articles:
A cover letter is your first chance to impress an employer.
You’ve been trawling jobs boards and LinkedIn – and the job description sounds perfect.
You’ve managed to avoid these common CV slip-ups but there’s just one more step to go: the dreaded cover letter.
Many job applicants we speak to seem to have a mental block when it comes to writing a cover letter – and that shouldn’t be the case.
With this in mind, our experts have brainstormed their top tips on how to write a cover letter that makes you stand out to recruiters and HR professionals alike.
Read on to find out how to make your application really shine and help you take your next step in your career.
So you’ve nailed the interview and got the perfect CV – it’s now time to learn how to write a resignation letter.
Any type of interview can be nerve-wracking, but Skype interviews come with their own set of challenges. If you’re not used to them, an interview over Skype can seem very daunting!
That’s why we’ve rounded up our top Skype interview tips so you can give your best performance on the day.
Updated 25th January 2019 - Any application process can prompt nervousness or anxiety, but competency-based interviews tend to cause more unneeded stress than most.
Our experts have put together an essential guide to competency-based interviews to equip you with the background, skills and top tips to go in confident and well-prepared.
The prospect of networking can be daunting for anyone, not least for introverts. Walking into a room full of strangers and striking up a conversation isn’t always easy, but there are many networking tips for introverts that can help you work the room.
While it’s true introverts enjoy their own company, this isn’t to say they don’t have the right skills to network. If you class yourself as an introvert, you might find it difficult to entertain large crowds for long periods of time, but there’s a lot more to networking than being good at meeting new people. We’ve put together some networking tips for introverts to help you succeed.
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