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Graduate CVs and Covering Letters

£14.99

GRADUATE CVS AND COVERING LETTERS

PAPERBACK by Keaveney, Jenny; Woodcock, Dr. Bruce

£14.99

ISBN
9781137606266
IMPRINT
RED GLOBE PRESS
 
 
EDITION
1ST ED. 2017
PUBLISHER
MACMILLAN EDUCATION UK
STOCK FOR DELIVERY
IN STOCK
FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
183 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
21 APR 2017

DESCRIPTION

Based on feedback from recruiters and written by two experts in the field, this handy guide is packed with tips on how to craft high quality CVs and covering letters. It features practical guidance on content and appearance, and helps readers to communicate their skills and capabilities effectively to prospective employers. It also includes annotated examples of creative, academic, video and international CVs, alongside advice from recruiters and insights from students and graduates. Exercises and quizzes are embedded into the text, providing students with additional opportunities to hone their skills. This is an invaluable resource for students applying for placements, internships, graduate jobs and postgraduate study, and recent graduates. It will also be useful to careers advisors and staff involved in running employability, skills and career planning modules.

CONTENTS

Introduction.- Recording your Life.- Analysing Yourself.- Researching Jobs and Employers Types of CV.- What should your CV include?.- Making your CV look good.- Creative and Media CVs.- Academic CVs.- International CVs.- Video CVs.- Covering Letters.- Mind the Gap - and other CV Problems.- Job Hunting Tips and how to submit your CV.- So What Next?.