The Do’s and Don’ts of CV writing

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First impression

Keep it simple

Tell your story

  • Personal information
  • Current occupation and specialty
  • Education
  • Past employment experience
  • Other significant achievements
  • Other occupations and hobbies
  • References
  • Cover letter

Avoid the pitfalls


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