Did you know that:
- 85% of CVs go in the bin without ever being read?
- When a recruiter is reviewing CVs, they will have a ‘yes’ pile and a ‘no’ pile and it is likely that they will have decided which pile to put your CV in before they reach the end of the first page?
- The key purpose of a covering letter is to get your CV read and to get you an interview; therefore it has to be even better than the first page of your CV?
It was after reading this that I decided that this months edition of the Inspirational Toolkit should contain my top 7 tips to writing a winning CV and motivation letter. To find out what they are just click on the link, issue 16 – 7 tips to writing a winning cv
Please feel free to comment and share your CV tips below.