21 Sep 10 CV Mistakes That Put Employers Off Your Candidates
If your candidate is applying for new opportunities, you need to see off their competition and show that they are the best person for the job. This starts with their CV.
Their CV is generally the first opportunity they get to make a great impression and to sell their skills and experience. If it doesn’t make an impact, you won’t secure that all-important interview for them.
One key thing that many job seekers neglect to think about when preparing their CV is what the client for each particular role wants to see. It’s easy to fire out a generic CV for every job, however tweaking their personal profile and tailoring their skills will significantly improve their chances.
How can you get them to think like you? Well, CV-Library have conducted some new research that will help them. Having spoken to 200 recruiters about their biggest pet peeves, they can now reveal exactly what is putting them off their candidates CV. Use this handy checklist for your candidates to check their CVs.