“Jenny Rogers covers every angle with practical down-to-earth advice and terrific examples. And what I like best is that it’s brilliant advice with empathy! I won’t be lending out my copy.”
Liz Barclay, Broadcaster, writer and MD of thebizkit.com
“I am convinced that job applicants who follow the advice in this book will significantly increase their chances of getting to the interview”.
Professor John Raftery, Pro Vice Chancellor, Oxford Brookes University
This book tells you what employers really want to see in a CV. It tells you how to make sure that your CV goes on to the ‘read-again’ pile, whether you are at the start of your career, aiming for promotion or considering a career change. It answers questions such as
How do I find out what the employer really wants?
What if I seem over or under-qualified?
What if there is something embarrassing in my career history?
Using example CVs from real people, the book examines the potential pitfalls and their solutions across a wide range of job-hunting scenarios. It discusses job search techniques and strategies, including how to use social media effectively.