If you are pursuing your dream career, you need to take one fact, one board. The job market is competitive, and you will be going against people who will be pulling out all the stops to make sure that they are chosen. This means that you can’t afford to make any mistakes during the selection process. You must dazzle the headhunter, employer or recruiter to win your dream career.
Jump Off The Page
You might realize that being selected for a job all comes down to whether or not someone likes your CV. Due to this, you need to work to make sure that your CV stands out. Don’t forget an employer will read your CV for sixty seconds before going to the next one. You need to make sure who you are jumps off the page.
Add A USP
Since the market is competitive, you’ll need to show that you are unique in some way. You have a specific qualification that makes you perfect. Or, perhaps you have some interesting experience. A USP could even be related to part of your social life. As long as it’s interesting and unique, it should get you attention.
Don’t Slip Up
Last but not least, there are a few common mistakes that people always make on their CV. Have you made them on yours? You can find out by looking at the infographic below. If you have made any of these errors, you need to correct them immediately. They will stop you getting the job that you desperately desire.
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