New Year, new job?

Each January, as many 40% of us start looking for a new job. And, unlike New Year’s resolutions, it’s a big change that you can make work. Here are five great reasons for you to kick off your job hunt now – as well as some helpful pointers on where to start. 

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Why January 2015 is the perfect month to explore career opportunities:

CV Template – Graduate

On paper – literally – writing a CV should be easy: you know where you’ve worked, what you’ve achieved, what you’re qualified for, you know what makes <<you>> desirable to prospective employers. But are you covering everything you need to? What order should your sections go in? What sections do you even include?

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We consulted James Innes, Chairman of The CV Centre and author of The CV Book, for his advice.

CV Template – Employed

Writing a CV should be easy: you know where you’ve worked, what you’ve achieved, what you’re qualified for, you know what makes <<you>> desirable to prospective employers. But are you covering everything you need to? What order should your sections go in? What sections do you even include?

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We consulted James Innes, Chairman of The CV Centre and author of The CV book, for his advice.

CV Template – Unemployed

On paper – literally – writing a CV should be easy: you know where you’ve worked, what you’ve achieved, what you’re qualified for, you know what makes <<you>> desirable to prospective employers. But have you covered everything? What order should your sections go in? What sections do you even include? The questions are endless, especially if you’re unemployed.

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We consulted James Innes, Chairman of The CV Centre and author of The CV Book, for his advice.

How to write an IT CV

What’s most important on an IT CV? Technical skills? Experience? Qualifications? We find out how an IT CV differs from those in other industries and how to write a CV that won’t get you deleted from a recruiter’s database. Take a look at Jobsite’s IT vacancies and then put your IT CV skills to the test.

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Never the same CV twice

The most important thing to remember with CVs is that, like a covering letter, every one you submit should be tailored to a specific job. Whether you’re a recent graduate or an