Writing your CV! Part 3 Pondering on CVs; language,confidentiality, competencies and referees!

This post is concerned with the particular issues faced by those moving between public and private sectors when completing their CV. It comments on language, confidentiality, competencies and references.

Writing your CV! Part 2 Making Choices

Your CV is an opportunity to show an employer what you will bring to their organization in terms of your key expertise and transferable skills and how you will make a positive difference to their success. Here I provide advice on completing your CV.

Writing your CV! Part 1 The Basics

Once you have written a basic CV you can then make as many copies as you like and send them to anyone you wish. But more importabtly you can then adapt this basic template to meet the needs of any particular job advert. You can send a copy of your CV when you’re applying for a specific job vacancy or when you’re just writing ‘on the off-chance’.

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Being made redundant is stressful for the individual concerned and those around them. Life changes for the partner or spouse too and this can take a toll. It helps if you can talk about this together.