Personal details you should/shouldn’t include on your CV

If you’re asking yourself what personal details should be on my CV or wondering about CV details format, you’ve come to the right place. Read about what to include in your personal information on a CV and how to list the necessary information.

What is read first; CV or cover letter?

Should you send a cover letter or a CV, or both? Sending a job application is different every time. Employers may ask for different types […]

What is job shadowing and how can it help your career?

Job shadowing is a way of learning more about a particular profession, receiving basic training in a new job or simply becoming more familiar with a job. Read more about job shadowing advantages and disadvantages and frequently asked questions regarding job shadowing.

How to decline a job offer

Maintaining good relations with employers, companies and keeping your professional network open is advantageous for the progression of your career. You might not be interested in a job with a particular company but at any given moment things can change or you can go on to work with co-workers or partners from the same network. Learn how to decline a job offer professionally.

CV file name

It might seem a no-brainer but naming your CV file is something that jobseekers often overlook when it comes to applying for a job. Your CV file name is the first thing that recruiters see before clicking to open your CV, so you should make sure it represents you well!

Your CV for a PhD application

Applying for a doctoral degree with an academic CV is required to highlight your knowledge, qualifications and abilities. Learn how to apply for a PhD with an academic CV and create the best PhD application for your doctoral degree,

How to accept a job offer

When a job offer is handed to you, it’s tempting to pounce on the opportunity without hesitation. But this is not always the best course of action. And, as with the rest of the recruitment process, there are accepted formal steps for accepting a job offer. Read more about how to accept a job offer.

Salary negotiation

One of the most daunting topics to do with getting a job, a promotion or improving your work conditions is salary negotiation. While it can […]