Top tips for a stand-out CV!

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Top tips for a stand-out CV!

Our feet are firmly back on solid ground this week after our Information Days in Dublin and Cork. Both days were a resounding success and we were delighted with the turn-out. We hope you all got the information you were looking for and that you enjoyed our workshops. 

One of our workshops on career development, given by our own career guidance counsellors and entitled ‘Career Planning’, gave some great tips on how to write a compelling CV and stand out from the crowd. In case you missed it or you want to refresh your memory, we’ve outlined some of their advice below. 

The first step, as advised by our professionals, to those looking for a new job or a change in direction was to look in and then look out!  

 Our career counsellors revealed some of the top simple mistakes made when writing CVs: 

Our counsellors CV Rules: 

Using references effectively

 

Writing effective cover letters

Keep the cover letter on-point!

And when you get called for that interview, check back in with us, we’ll be posting our interview advice next week. Watch this space & best of luck! 

Questions about Springboard+ or your eligibility? Don’t hesitate to give us a call on freephone 1800 303 523.

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