What do recruiters and hiring managers want to see on a resume?

Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

What do recruiters and hiring managers want to see on a resume?  is a question that I am frequently asked. Thankfully, Career Directors International recently questioned recruiters, talent acquisition specialists, hiring managers and human resources professionals on what they most want to see on a resume. The following is my summary of the main findings. […]


Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

Sometimes a job opportunity can arise when you least expect it and you can be asked for a copy of your CV which you haven’t updated in months. There is no time for you to do a complete re-write and wishing that you had isn’t helping.   So what can you do?   While the […]

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 […]

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 […]