Hints-n-Tips: Advice on Interviews, Job-hunting, CV's, Communication
skills, and more.
Get the key
information on the front page. Try to keep it to one or preferably two
professional. One or two fonts. 12 point print is about right. Colored
paper and graphics are not usually helpful .
are useful for listing your qualities.
it thru the mail use a large, preferably a full size envelope. If hand
delivering use a transparent binder or simple folder.
Keep it single
submit it do a spell check.
You can use a
separate sheet to list experience or technologies. This is very useful
if you have a lot of experience.
Impress the Boss? No actually it is his boss you have to impress. If you are ambitious then make sure that he recognises your worth, but try not to let the guy you actually work for see you as a threat. -- Sharon Luther
hunting always present yourself as a desirable
commodity. Remember that you are offering your very
valuable self and your skills, certainly not asking or begging for work
-- Stewart Carnegie, Palo Alto
positive words, you can download a list of such words from the internet
(search criteria "positive words" career jobs)