WHAT EMAIL ADDRESS IS ON YOUR CV?

WHAT EMAIL ADDRESS IS ON YOUR CV?

Most people understand the need to use a decent and professional email address on their CV.  What is surprising is the number of people that do not know this. An unprofessional email will kill your chances of securing your preferred job.  When you are trying to make a good impression, it’s a huge mistake to […]

LIES HAVE NO PLACE ON YOUR CV.

LIES HAVE NO PLACE ON YOUR CV.

There is no half-truth, its either completely true or false. For instance, imagine trying to win over a man. You stalk his profiles on the internet, and you find out that he is an online gamer, call of duty, Fortnite, and the rest of them. Cool right? You manage to catch his attention by portraying […]

IS YOUR CV TAILORED?

IS YOUR CV TAILORED?

Can you imagine writing a love letter and then making copies to send to different men/women hoping that they write back to you? That would be weird because one size cannot fit all. You cannot try to win over a dark-skinned lady, and in your love letter, you’re talking about how her fair skin is […]

What does your CV Layout say?

What does your CV Layout say?

We started a new series talking about the story that your CV tells. If you missed it, click here to read. Poor Layout Your CV layout needs to be formatted based on the job you are applying for. You cannot apply for the position of an accountant with a CV that has all the colors […]

What Story does your CV tell?

What Story does your CV tell?

Stories make a movie. A storyline with plot holes and mistakes cannot translate into a movie that people will be eager to watch. Likewise, to succeed in the world of work, there is the need to treat your career as a movie, and your CV as a story. Your CV is the story that can […]

MAKING THE PERFECT VIDEO APPLICATION: PART 3

MAKING THE PERFECT VIDEO APPLICATION: PART 3

Practice Practice Practice! Most things in life are achievable through hard work, focus, and dedication. Current football greats, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo (in no particular order) have one thing in common. They don’t stop practicing. Even though they are the best that football has to offer in this age, they have not gone to […]

MAKING THE PERFECT VIDEO APPLICATION

MAKING THE PERFECT VIDEO APPLICATION

For many, their insane levels of confidence don’t come to their aid when standing in front of a camera for the first time. It basically feels like the end of the world. *insert horror scream here* But the use of videos is going uphill in the world of recruitment, and if you want to get […]