5th February 2012

Is a traditional CV not as impactful anymore?

Making an impression at an interview is a great step towards getting a job, but first you have to make an impression with your CV. So if your CV is dull, full of mistakes or doesn’t tell a story about you, then you’ll be overlooked and won’t even get as far as an interview anyway. With this in mind, some people say that traditional CVs aren’t impactful and need to be jazzed up or made more ...
5th February 2012


This is an example of a good standard CV (also called a competency-based CV) for a student studying computer science. John Smith Home Address: Kimai Street, Nai, M6 3AE. Tel. (020) 351 4039 Email: cv@jobworknigeria.com Term Address: Naks, Naks city Rift CountyDate of Birth:5. 11. 1986Nationality: homeland EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS Egerton University (Hons.) Computer Science 2005 – 2008 Subjects include: Software Engineering, Compiling Techniques, Computer Networks and Communications, Digital Systems, Operating Systems and Robotics. I obtained 62% in my 2nd year exams equivalent to a 2:1 My project involved ...
5th February 2012

Environmental Example CV

This is an example of a high quality science CV. All the course modules are included, also laboratory experience gained on your degree course and course projects. If you were applying for jobs outside the environmental field (e.g. finance) you would probably omit most of your modules (except those including mathematical or computing skills) Dan domondi 22 Temple Road, Town  Date of Birth: 6th February, 1990. Email: daba@yahoo.com Mobile: 079-543124 Tel: 0167734768 PROFILE I am passionate about conservation and the ...
5th February 2012


Skills-based CV with tips on content. This one is by a mature Humanities student looking to enter HR management. : skills CVs often work well for mature students as they demonstrate life experiences more effectively, but they can be used by students of all ages and backgrounds. Particularly useful if you are applying for careers that are not directly related to your degree subject or previous experience. ALEX BUCKSHEATH Muranga Road, Nairobi city, Nairobi. Tel. 0722 – 76452                  email abc@jobsinkenya254.com Date ...
1 1,963 1,964
error: Content is protected !!