Funny CV mistakes: bloopers and mix-ups

We’ve all been there. Hit ‘send’ on an email only to have that gut-wrenching moment of ‘nooooooooo, what have I done!?’ when you realise that you’ve just made a horrible – horrible – mistake. And this is made all the worse … Read more…

CV tips: what should I write?

A CV is your chance to sell yourself to a potential employer and it has to be well written. Don’t waffle, don’t underplay your skills and definitely don’t lie… Just be honest – be YOU. After all, in a job … Read more…

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CV template: graduate sample CV

Congratulations! So you’ve graduated and now you’re ready to get out there and apply for your first ‘real’ job. This is an exciting time in your life and it’s important not to get depressed over the current job market – … Read more…

CV template: non-graduate first job

So university wasn’t for you – and who can blame you with the big debts and long years of study. If you have decided to go straight from school or college into a job instead then it’s important that you get your … Read more…

Find a career to match your personality

The principle behind personality questionnaires, often refereed to as psychometric testing, is that it is possible to quantify your personality by asking you about your feelings, thoughts and behavior. You are most likely to encounter testing as part of the recruitment … Read more…