Cv & cover letter writing tips

Write a stand out CV. Explore our CV and cover letter writing tips below or watch our masterclass video covering each area of your CV:

  • Length and format
  • Work experience
  • Education
  • Personal information
  • Cover letter
  • Referees
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Five ways to tailor your CV

Want to show you're serious about the job? We offer five tips to tailor your CV so you can capture the attention of your future employer.

Explaining employment gaps on your CV

Do you have any unexplained ‘black holes’ on your CV? Hiring managers know exactly what their looking for when analysing your CV and will make their mind up about whether your application is a yes or a no in approximately 30 seconds. Here are a few ways to explain these gaps in the best way.

Revamping and updating your CV

Your CV is the first opportunity you get to make a lasting and positive impression on your potential future employer. Since this is likely to be the first thing they will see, it’s important to ensure that it stands out from the crowd. Find out how to revamp your CV here.

6 mistakes to avoid when writing your CV

Your CV is the first opportunity to impress a potential employer. A CV can make you standout for the right and wrong reasons.

How to stand out from the crowd

How can you show that you are prepared to go the extra mile and show you want and deserve a job more than others?

Top tips to get your cover letter noticed

Your cover letter can give you a huge boost when applying for jobs so it's important to get it right, here are four keys tips to make sure your cover letter and CV get noticed.