3 keys to marketing yourself on your CV (video)

Mildred Talabi

Last month I was invited to take part in Flavourmag presents Google’s Top Black Talent - a brand new initiative designed to support young black students and recent graduates into diverse industries by showcasing top role models within the field. Special announcement: CV Bootcamps.

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The two places your job search must stay consistent

Cube Rules

Now, however, job searches are more diverse, both for you and the companies and recruiters doing the hiring. That diversity is an issue when it comes to marketing your job skills. Job Search CV job interviews Resume Tips resumesJob searches are often long and complicated.

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How To Avoid Being Red-Flagged As A Job Hopper


You can even emphasize accomplishments and skills you’ve acquired through your diverse roles, such as being a fast learner, adapting to new work environments and industry trends, and yielding high results.

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Front Office Bankers Resume Writing


When it comes to resume/CV writing there is no magic formula to follow that will ensure your resume will be read. With a strong background in analysis, risk management and strategic planning, I have planned, coordinated, and performed diverse trading functions in various sectors.”. There are however clear dos and don’ts that will either add value to your resume or work in the negative by having your resume deleted.

How to Improve Your Recruitment Power on Pinterest

The Undercover Recruiter

If the company has a stellar sustainability policy or diversity initiative, why not make it shine using video? With sites like CeeVee and Jobspice brightening up resumes, an increasing number of candidates are opting for inforgraphic and visually enticing CV’s.

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Landing a Job During These Competitive Times


Firstly, any budding job candidate is going to need a diverse and interesting CV, which demonstrates their capabilities and knowledge. If your CV is looking a little sparse there are some great ways you can spruce it up before sending out copies to potential employers.

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How to Create a Living Resume

Ms. Career Girl

To stay competitive in the marketplace and to truly stand-out, it’s important to create a living resume,” which is a constantly evolving CV that reflects your latest skills and experience. Also, they expect to see similar experience on the site and in your CV.

2017 163

“Stay eternally optimistic” – how one long-term jobseeker survived SIX years of unemployment!

Mildred Talabi

Around three years ago I met a jobseeker by the name of Uzoma, who attended the WHSmith signing of my book, 7 Keys to a Winning CV: How to create a CV that gets results. CV advice: Meeting Uzoma at my 7 Keys to a Winning CV book signing at WHSmith (2011).

2014 114

Job Search – There Must be an App for That – Part 3 of 5

Career Alley

His background is fairly diverse, so there are a number of different functional roles he could fill. Giga-CV – This app appears to be only available on the iPhone/iPad and is also priced at $2.99. “ Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions.

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Freelancing? Don’t make these 10 simple mistakes online…

Mildred Talabi

I use freelancers a lot in my CV makeover business and I used them a whole lot more when I was involved in project management, PR and various other activities for clients before I went back into full time work.

???? 50 Career Coaches Who Give Free Consults On Every Topic You Need


Most of the coaches here offer initial phone or Skype consult calls you can use to explain your situation and discuss their coaching services and pricing, while some give free resume and CV reviews. ” Free resume/CV reviews and critiques. Name: The CV Squad.

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Why I’ve refreshed my brand image (and why you might need to)

Mildred Talabi

The Salmon shoot went really well (the London Met one not as much due to logistics of actually delivering a two-hour careers talk-cum-CV workshop to around 50 alumnis at the same time!) – we had two hours of posing, outfit changing and room maximisation.

2014 86

10 must-read career blogs for job seekers

Mildred Talabi

Clare’s particular expertise is in CV writing and job hunting tips and though it’s not updated quite as often as the others, when she does post it’s usually really good information that you can use.

2012 112

The Power of Engaging with Networks, Communities and Tribes of People

Position Ignition

Stephanie’s diverse career in the helping profession spans two continents. Similar blogs: Rip up Your CV and Start Networking!

2012 200

Is Being a Job Hopper a Bad Thing?

The Undercover Recruiter

As a candidate you have to be aware that recruiters are going to be looking for gaps in your work history and if your CV has lots, this will put you behind your competition. Job hopping is a common phrase that is used for workers who jump from job to job.

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Unemployed 2009-Go to Market For You

Career Brander

Based on feedback from this diverse group of attendees, the presentations focal point seems to resonate. Have professional business cards, a resume/CV, an on-line identity and a crisp presentation for meetings.

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Complete Guide To Finding A Job Caring For Children

Corn on the Job

If you can get some regular experience caring for children it will look great on your CV and will prove your commitment to this career. At this stage, the field of learning becomes more diverse. There are some very good reasons for wanting a job where you will be caring for children.

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Companies Hiring Now July 2010

Resume Bear

Connect with a company that in addition to tackling global challenges, supports community and national outreach efforts, and celebrates individuality, diversity, and inclusion. Service Delivery Manger CV Reply 25.

2010 208

The Best Internet Resources for Choosing Education Careers and.

Career Key

skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. Welcome to our career blog.

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20 Resume Tips from a Hiring Manager

Ms. Career Girl

The bullets allow me to list all of the diverse jobs & internships that I’ve worked in, while staying on one page (which is difficult to do using the traditional format). Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women. Home About Archives Write for Us!

2010 251

Top 55 Most Popular Facebook Pages for Job Search in 2011


We are fully committed to putting our expertise and research resources to work for the well-being of men and women, in all their diversity, around the world. jobs – 18,029 people like this, Arabic/English – Personal and also give you tips on how to write a CV and how to conduct the interview. Do you Like any of these pages already? How to use this list. Each row shows how many people like that page and mentions any language used there regularly besides English.

2011 87

50 Funniest Short Job Descriptions Ever | JobMob


How about this one: Regularly break standards you helped create: Web Designer Comment by Michelle — September 17, 2010 # 64 I liked most of your strange CVs but I did not find among the categories any Power Point CV. Here is a link to a very attractive CV Show; [link] Comment by Nabil Mourad — September 26, 2010 # 65 [.] Updates via RSS Follow on Twitter Like JobMob?

2009 87

Companies Hiring Now July 2010 | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

Connect with a company that in addition to tackling global challenges, supports community and national outreach efforts, and celebrates individuality, diversity, and inclusion. Service Delivery Manger CV Reply 25.

2010 130

employee came in with blue hair, boss is circumventing HR, and more

Ask A Manager

I like that this conveys the range of topics, diversity of voices, and frequency of publication, and also highlights work of which I am particularly proud. That said, since this isn’t a CV, you don’t want a long list of publications on your resume — just selected highlights.). It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Employee came in with blue, green, and purple hair.

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How to get unstuck in life | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

And if I am mindful, I can feel OK with my vacillating interest that produce diverse (nice word for random) lifelong goals. Is this your first time here?

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Trend watch: HR, texting, needlepoint | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

I just heard a ridiculous story about a company with an HR system which allowed a candidate to be interviewed by 3 different departments (who all loved her) without a hire because of the sign-offs and CV pooling and bureaucratic messiness that is their HR. Is this your first time here?

There's no magic pill for being lost. | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog There's no magic pill for being lost. Posted to: Parenting | Self-management December 4th, 2009 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook When I was in the mental ward , it was mostly girls in their teens with messed up track records and eating disorders. But my roommate was from Kellogg, a top-ten business school. I thought it was insane that she was there.

2009 70

This is what it looks like to have a hard time making a change.

Penelope Trunk

Everything that the mass of humanity it seems, deemed useless on my CV, one key client saw as essential, and entrusted his small, lucrative, bootstrapped company's future (and new product path) to me. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog This is what it looks like to have a hard time making a change Posted to: Fulfillment | Knowing yourself November 20th, 2009 Del.icio.us

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Have you ever gotten a job from a job fair?

Ask A Manager

On the flip side, I’ve found its true that many recruiters attend most job fairs, especially general/non-industry specific ones, for marketing purposes or to fulfill a diversity recruitment or government requirement.