You’ve put a lot of effort into designing your CV — you want it to look good on the receivers’ computers as well.
Tell a cohesive story with your CV
I’ve noticed that a lot of people struggle to shrink their entire career into 1-2 pages. So, they eat up the margins to survive. They fill up every last pixel and cram every last part of the page with text.
Organize your information in a visually appealing way. Use a combination of headings, paragraphs, and bullets.
If your potential employer asks for samples, here’s some advice on sending those that are most likely to get you invited for an interview.
If you’ve ever felt this way, here’s how you can help yourself.
‘I don’t like talking about myself’. ‘I’m bad at talking about my accomplishments’. ‘I keep sending CVs but I don’t get interview calls’. If this sounds like you, it’s perhaps because you’ve been approaching your CV wrong.