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Resume Writing Guides

Create resumes customised for the job opening

Customisation helps the hiring manager see why you think you’re a good fit for this position

Revealed: Why UAE recruiters trash your CV

Hiring specialists talk about what turns them off while scouring thousands of CVs

When too much detailing can burden a CV

A concise single page summation can often carry more value with hiring managers

The art of writing the perfect CV

Getting it right in an age where attention spans are shortening is vital

4 things that turn off job recruiters before an interview

Spelling mistakes, bad grammar in CVs are just a few turnoffs

Show employability and skills in your CV

Invest time to cull out the activities that match the job profile advertised

4 steps to making your CV the best it can be

Imagine you were doing the hiring: Would your resume stick out?

Of career objectives and how to write them

Writing down career objectives will help you clarify your career goals

Volunteer experience enriches your resume

Participation in volunteer work indicates character, commitment and responsibility

More effective ways to write a CV

Attach a formal picture to build a good first impression