5 Reasons Your CV Isn’t Getting Noticed

Applying for jobs can be an incredibly frustrating process. There’s nothing more demoralising than spending hours crafting the perfect application only to hear nothing back – especially when you feel that your skills and experience would have been perfect for the role. However, if you are finding that you are consistently falling at the first

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Your CV: 10 seconds to read it or bin it

‘How do recruiters really look at your CV?’ Potential employers and recruiters look at your CV for a total of ten seconds before deciding whether you’re a suitable candidate or not. That’s pretty scary considering your CV is your first opportunity to make a good impression. And maybe your only opportunity if they decide they

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Cover Letters: A Waste of Your Time

I’m sure all of us at one point have spent a long time perfecting cover letter after cover letter. As a marketer within a recruitment agency, I’ve learned that recruiters rarely read cover letters. A detailed CV and skills match seems much more important when initially finding candidates. Author Tony Beshara’s surveyed over 3,000 hiring managers and

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