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:
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.
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.
Your CV has impressed and so you’ve been invited to an assessment centre — now you’ll be frantically hunting the web for some assessment day tips.
Don’t fear, PurpleCV is here to help!
Nailing the assessment day is the difference between getting the job and not, so you want to get it right. But what will the company be looking for? And what typically happens on the day?
Preparing for an interview presentation can be a daunting prospect.
On the one hand, it’s a great chance to showcase your skills - since you’ll be given a brief ahead of time, an interview presentation is the stage you can prepare for most effectively and really take the reins on.
On the other hand, presenting can be stressful, doubly so alongside the high stakes of an interview.
So how do you effectively prepare for an interview presentation? Read on for our comprehensive guide full of useful interview presentation tips.
A CV is the best way to showcase your talents and skills – but how can you make yours stand out from the crowd? The secret is in knowing how to list achievements on your CV.
To give yourself the best chance of securing your dream role, your CV needs to not only say you are good at your job, but to show you are as well. Using facts and figures to quantify your successes adds real credibility.
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