How to create a CV that gets read

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Having recently completed an international training event on Formatting Resumes: Strategy and Distinctive Design to Win Interviews, I thought I’d share some of what I learn with you.   The thing is, when you Google CVs, you will find a huge range of examples. Some which, on first glance, appear very boring while others seem […]

How to create a strong CV

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Watch this brief video to get some great tips to help you create a CV that gets you an interview and ultimately the job you want!   © Anne Galloway WANT TO USE THIS ARTICLE? You can, as long as you include this information with it: Anne Galloway is the Careers Consultant for those who want to […]

7 quick ways to improve your CV

Saturday, May 28th, 2016

You have spent ages working on your CV to make sure that it really shows the value that your unique set of skills and experience can bring to a job. However before submitting it, take a few minutes to see if you can further improve it by following these 7 steps to ensure that all […]

3 CV Tips for Students

Saturday, April 9th, 2016

Recently I helped a group of students with their personal statements for university applications. We spent just under 3 hours identifying skills and achievements as well as figuring out what really motivates them to go to university and study their chosen course.  I was amazed at how fast the time went and they all made such […]

What is a Certified Advanced Resume Writer (CARW)

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

The world has changed. The times when people searched for professionals based on geographical proximity to home are over. Today, the Internet has set new rules for consumers and service providers. The best way to market yourself is to prove your talent. A Certified Advanced Résumé Writer (CARW) provides a definitive point of difference with […]

How to Choose a CV Writing Service

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

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 choosing a good coach, […]

Economic Crisis – it’s time to invest in yourself

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

Who all read the article in the Dutch News yesterday: Economic growth at a standstill until 2014, says central bank “The Dutch economy is unlikely to improve over the next two years, with house prices and wages continuing to fall and unemployment rising, the Dutch central bank said in a report on Monday. The economy […]