Keywords in a CV

Using the right keywords and vocabulary is crucial to getting past ATSs because they scan application documents for action verbs and CV buzzwords. Learn how to include keywords in a CV so you can get the ATSs and impress recruiters with your specialist CV.

How to update your CV: What to Modify

When the time comes to update your CV there are a few things that need to be done. Whether you’re eager to take the next […]

Job interview follow-ups

Managing job interview follow-ups and deciding when to contact your prospective employer can be tricky, especially when it comes to remembering to ask all the […]

UK graduate programmes

UK graduate programmes offer countless possibilities and professional benefits. Many students choose to apply for a graduate job, although they are rather competitive and spaces are limited. Learn more about grad schemes and when to apply.

How to sign off a cover letter

Signing off a cover letter can be problematic if you’re not sure how to address the recruiter or on what note or terms you should […]

How to address a cover letter or CV

It’s not unusual to wonder how to address a cover letter or CV when applying for a job in the UK. These days it’s frequent […]

Interpersonal skills

What are interpersonal skills and how can you give examples of interpersonal skills on your CV? Read all you need to know about this popular type of skill in professional environments and learn how to improve interpersonal skills.

Transferable skills

Transferable skills are a popular type of skill to mention when it comes to CV writing, job applications and recruitment. Listing your skills on a […]

Sending a CV: PDF or Word?

One of the most commonly asked questions in the world of CV writing and sending is whether to send a CV in PDF or Word […]

Transform your CV: professional CV colours

What kinds of colours should you use for your CV and are there any colours that you should avoid when designing a CV? Read up on colours and meanings before learning about the best colours for a CV!