In today’s ever changing market the job market has become unfamiliar territory for many. Unemployment numbers, and dwindling cash conversion cycles have resulted in abundance of talent and minimum opportunities. All in all its an employer’s market.
That means that with every opportunity a job seeker is presented they must present at their best. Being certified nationally to write resumes and CVs I have personally seen the changes with regards to how a resume is presented.
For example, if a resume or CV before was ‘acceptable’ to say the least companies would give the applicant the benefit of the doubt and see what they have to offer. This is the case no more. Applicants are graded by the presentation and wording of their CV before anything else. Here are some tips:
We know that this may seem typical. But many employers I sit with and resumes I receive have errors that should not go unnoticed. We at fixurcv.com have encountered hundreds of simple yet fatal spelling errors. Errors such as 'wear the number 1 supplier'. 'Acident prevention' and others. Sometimes just hitting on spell check will not do it for you. We at fixurcv.com can review your CV for FREE! and give you tips on how to make it better.
Presenting your Resume or CV to reflect your accomplishments not your responsibilities. Nowadays we all know what a Sales Executive does, but what is important to an employer is what you have done in terms of achievements with your employer. The employer wants to know that you are confident to handle the job. Your Resume can reflect that and we at fixurcv.com can help!
Do not put references who do not know about their contact information being provided. This is a red flag for employers if they choose to call them.
There are many more and you can find out more at our website at www.fixurcv.com