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How To Write a Stand-Out Retail CV

Andrew Arkley19th August 2020
If you’re looking for a job in a retail role, you’ll need to write a great retail CV in order to put yourself above the competition. Our blog explains how to write a CV for retail jobs, including how to write your personal statement, how to format your CV, and more.
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