11
October
2019

CV writing – action verbs

ADDING POWER TO YOUR APPLICATION The best CVs (curriculum vitae) or resumes describe your career and accomplishments by means of action verbs, coupled with the benefit derived from specific actions. Each statement becomes a precise description of an action that produced the required result.  Ideally, of course, you should ensure that such examples of successful […]

11
October
2019

CV writing for mature applicants

A CV (curriculum vitae) for the mature applicant presents special problems. Ageism may be unattractive, perhaps even illegal, but is, arguably, present at all times and damaging when attempting to find a new job.  Whilst it is actually illegal for a recruiter/potential employer to even ask the question in both the UK and the USA, […]