3rd December 2011

Environmental Example CV

Environmental Example CV

This is an example of a high quality science CV. All the course modules are included, also laboratory experience gained on your degree course and course projects. If you were applying for jobs outside the environmental field (e.g. finance) you would probably omit most of your modules (except those including mathematical or computing skills) Dan omondi 22 Temple Road,Nyeri Date of Birth: 6th February, 1990. Email: daba@yahoo.com Mobile: 073-543124 Tel: 0167734768 PROFILE I am passionate about conservation and the environment. ...
3rd December 2011

SKILLS-BASED EXAMPLE CVs

SKILLS-BASED EXAMPLE CVs

Skills-based CV with tips on content. This one is by a mature Humanities student looking to enter HR management. : skills CVs often work well for mature students as they demonstrate life experiences more effectively, but they can be used by students of all ages and backgrounds. Particularly useful if you are applying for careers that are not directly related to your degree subject or previous experience. ALEX BUCKSHEATH Muranga Road, Nairobi city, Nairobi. Tel. 0722 - 76452                  email abc@jobskenya24.com Date ...
3rd December 2011

STANDARD GRADUATE CV EXAMPLE

STANDARD GRADUATE CV EXAMPLE

This is an example of a good standard CV (also called a competency-based CV) for a student studying computer science. John Smith Home Address: Kimathi Street, Nairobi, M6 3AE. Tel. (020) 351 4039 Email: cv@jobskenya24.com Term Address: Nakuru, Nakuru city Rift CountyDate of Birth: 5. 11. 1986 Nationality: kenyan EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS Egerton University (Hons.) Computer Science 2005 - 2008 Subjects include: Software Engineering, Compiling Techniques, Computer Networks and Communications, Digital Systems, Operating Systems and Robotics. I obtained 62% in my 2nd year exams equivalent to a 2:1 My project ...
3rd December 2011

What is the worst CV mistake EVER?

What is the worst CV mistake EVER?

What could possibly be the worst mistake you could make when it comes to your CV? Not targeting it to the kind of job you’re looking for is a biggie. Leaving out keywords that a scanner can pick up is another no-no. So is failing to list your achievements in ways the reader will find meaningful. But the biggest error of all in putting your CV together is simply this: being sloppy. A spelling mistake here. Forgetting to leave ...
3rd December 2011

How to write a successful covering letter

How to write a successful covering letter

Why do you need a covering letter? The covering letter is vital to your CV. This is why it is the first page and not an addition. 'Please find enclosed my CV' won't get you very far. Your covering letter demonstrates your writing style better than your CV (which is usually more brief and factual). The covering letter puts flesh on the bare bones of the CV. It points out to the employer the information showing that ...
3rd December 2011

44 Resume Writing Tips

44 Resume Writing Tips

Having a solid and effective resume can greatly improve your chances of landing that dream job. That is beyond discussion. How does one make sure that his resume is top notch and bullet proof, however? There are several websites with tips around the web, but most bring just a handful of them. We wanted to put them all together in a single place, and that is what you will find below: 44 resume writing tips. 1. ...