Category Archives: Job search

Job search: the eve of the CV clinic

Tomorrow I’m attending a CV clinic, which will hopefully give me some tips on how to improve my CV.  I booked the workshop before Christmas and at the time it seemed such a long way off but it’s come round … Continue reading

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Job search: how’s that CV coming along?

It might be the holiday season but that doesn’t mean that I allow myself to lose focus of my goals and projects.  Each day, I’ve spent ten to fifteen minutes working on my skills-based CV.  I’ve completed the eduction and … Continue reading

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Job search: step 2 – a skills-based CV

Today I’ve done some research on skills-based CVs and found an example of what one actually looks like.  The main headings are: Personal statement Skills Education Work Additional information Referees The areas covered in the section on skills are: communication planning … Continue reading

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Job search: the first steps

There comes a time when you wake up and realise that the path you are on is not the one that you should be taking so yesterday, after months of careful consideration, I quit my job. Today is the first … Continue reading

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