The job hunt is a simmering pot of spicy interviews, salty sweating commutes, sweet (but sometimes bitter) job offers, and the not so secret ingredient that is your CV. Before you can go taste testing at interviews, however, you have to get your CV just right. While no two CVs are exactly alike, there are a few staple ingredients that you will want to include in your mix. Different industries look for different things in candidates so after you’ve got the staples in, its up to you to spice things up with the specifics.
Put on your aprons and grab a pen and paper, ladies and gentlemen, because here is the recipe for CV success.
It’s also a good idea to have someone taste test your CV before sending it out. You don’t want to feed potential employers any type-o’s or grammatical errors!