It’s important you make a good first impression with a potential employer, and your CV is often your first point of contact. Your CV needs to have a good mix of giving the right message, looking good and absolutely having no mistakes. Employers and Recruitment companies receive hundreds of CVs every day, and they don’t have a lot of time, so have to decide quickly what CVs make the cut.
According to TheLadders study, your CV has only six seconds to impress. So make sure it has a logical layout where the information is clear; name, current job, previous job, and start and end dates are the main points of interest.
Here are some ways to make your CV stand out for all the right reasons: