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:
Your CV has one aim: to get you an interview.
When deciding what to put in a CV, you should keep this aim in mind. What’s going to convince the hiring manager to see you? How can you show that you meet the company’s needs? Think strategically, and try to see your CV from the hiring manager’s perspective.
To give you a hand, here are our top tips on how to decide what to put in a CV.
The new year is a great time to look for a new job. If you’re one of the many January job seekers looking to take the next step in their career, chances are you’ll be thinking about how to be confident in a job interview.
Seen your dream job advertised but don’t have any relevant experience? Fear not - we’ve put together a guide to show you how to write a good CV highlighting the skills and qualities you do have.
Writing a CV for temporary jobs is just as important as it is for permanent roles. A targeted, tailored CV that shows off your most relevant skills will help you stand out from the competition and secure the roles you want.
Employers may be looking for different qualities and skills in temp candidates - so whilst the usual presentation rules apply, some parts of your CV will need adjusting.
Here are a few things to consider when writing a CV for temporary jobs...
Job boards are great places to search and apply for jobs online - these sites host thousands of roles on behalf of employers and recruitment agencies, from all industries and sectors.
The majority of job boards allow you to search jobs without signing up, but once you register and upload your CV, you can apply for a role with one swift click – or tap if you’re on mobile!
If you're wondering how to optimise your CV for job boards to make sure you get those most out of using a job board, here are a few of our top tips...
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