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The Challenge for Accountants When It Comes To Their CV and How to Overcome It

I was doing a consultation with a highly experienced finance professional a while back.We had previously spoken about their CV by email.  I’d shared some tips along with a free guide.  They had reworked their CV several times. Even after several re-drafts it still fell short of being good enough.Sadly this is not uncommon.  When […]

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Why Your CV Is Not Getting Results and What To Do Instead

If you want to land your next job, you have to get invited for job interviews. Your CV is your personal marketing document. Yet the standard of CV is generally pretty poor. If your CV is not getting the results that you want, take a few minutes to watch this short video. In the video […]

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How To Write A CV That Gets You Interviews

If you have got or are working towards a professional qualification, chances are you are pretty ambitious.  After all why would you invest a huge amount of time in getting qualifications if you want to stay at the level you are at right now.   Now let’s not pretend that a qualification alone or even […]

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The 5 Biggest Problems In Writing Your CV

Whether you think it or not, being able to market yourself in the job market is vital.  One of the most important pieces of your marketing materials is your CV.  It’s the document that gets you invited to interview or rejected at the first stage.   Given the importance of a CV you would think […]

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Using Action Orientated Verbs To Get Your CV Noticed

While in leadership roles and through working with clients I have reviewed hundreds if not thousands of CV’s from accountants and other professionals.   A few of them stood out and in truth the vast majority of them are so bland and generic that they really are never going to get attention.   Yet often […]

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CV Writing: Employment History

In this short audio presentation I share some thoughts on the Do’s and Dont’s when it comes to the Employment History part of your CV. Duncan Brodie helps accountants and professionals to achieve more career success.

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Expert Insights: Creating A CV That Gets You Interviews

In the latest of our career expert insights series, Georgina Angele of Brighton and Hove Jobs shares her tips on creating a CV that gets you invited for interview.  Tell us a little bit about Brighton and Hove Jobs BrightonandHoveJobs.com was launched just over 2 years ago in order to provide a service to the […]

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