How to Choose a CV Writing Service

Last week I gave you some tips regarding writing your CV but what if you believe that you don’t have time to do it  properly or would like some help to increase your chances of getting an interview. Just how do you choose a good CV writing service? Well, just like...

3 Simple steps to creating a successful USP

At the core of your marketing strategy you must have defined your unique selling proposition or USP. So what is a USP? In my view it is what you do that gives you a competitive advantage.  The example that springs quickest to mind (being a lover of all things...

Are you unique?

I am getting toward the end of this series of blog posts covering a range of career change issues and in a few weeks I’ll be looking at other options open to you if you really feel that you need to get out of the job you are in or are just looking for other ways...

7 Tips to a winning CV and motivation letter

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?...

How to sell yourself and get the job

For me today got off to a great start.  I usually try to get through a couple of items on my ‘to-do list’ before opening my emails (mainly because sometimes I get distracted and before I know it, half the day has gone and I haven’t done anything that I had planned!)...