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How To Make The Career History Section of Your CV Stand Out

As an accountant or professional you know that your CV or resume is an important document.  Produce a good one and you get more job interview invitations.  Produce a mediocre CV or resume and you get rejected at the first stage. You know that you need to have a complete career history on your CV and […]

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CV Writing :How To Write A Professional Profile

On a CV after your personal details, the first section a recruiter or potential employer is going to see is your professional profile.  What you say and how you present what you have to offer can be the difference between progressing to the next stage or being immediately rejected.   You might be wondering why […]

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How Would You Rate Your CV

You want to get your next job.  If that’s the case, one of the most important pieces of personal marketing material is your CV.  Yet often the quality of CV’s varies from exceptional to appalling.   The truth is writing a good CV is tough.  It takes time it takes effort and a whole lot […]

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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 An Effective CV

This short series of interviews is designed to provide tips for accountants and other professionals on achieving more career success.  Today’s blog post is from my interview with Duncan Watt of The CV and Interview Expert Ltd. Tell us a little bit about you and your background. I graduated from The University of Kent with […]

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