Resume Help - Resume Formats
There is a lot of competition
not only in the area of finding a new job but for people vying for a
promotion or those entering the workplace for the first time.
When you think about the recruitment process the first thing employers
and recruitment agencies come into contact with is your resume.
Employers and recruitment agencies review hundreds of applications
giving each and every one less than 20 seconds airtime. So if you want
to make a good impression, your resume format is crucial in order to get
Your resume format should highlight your skills, credentials and include
specific information employers and recruiters ask for. If your resume
format addresses the criteria outlined in the advertisement it will
usually outperform CVs that do not.
When applying for a specific role, your resume format should follow the
word choices that the company uses in their advertisement or job
description and focus on the criteria the employer values most. It is
also important to highlight the relevant accomplishments to the position
you are applying for.
A well written resume is an investment in your future. Your livelihood
depends on articulating your strengths and illustrating the benefits
your future employer will gain by hiring you.
Good luck with your resume writing or if you are finding it an
overwhelming challenge, The CV Company can write your resume for you
using one of our professional resume formats.
Find out more about our
Curriculum Vitae services or to get your
professional resume underway call 0416 299 541 or email