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Use your past to shape your future- How to build a powerful CV

From: 16th September 2021
Time: 13:00 - 14:15
Venue: ZOOM
Phone: 02079377799
Tariff (members): Free
Tariff (non-members): Free


Using your past to shape your future: How to develop a powerful CV to help you identify and obtain your next role. A CV, whether in the shape of an online application, a post to a Jobs Board, or a printed document, is your professional branding. It is so much more than putting together dates and job titles and presenting these in a clear format. Join Deirdre Silver, CV developer with a background in headhunting and counselling to reflect and question yourself to discover your strengths, skills, and ambitions in order to demonstrate powerfully both what you want and what employers are looking for. In this workshop Deirdre will look at how to present and develop relevant content within a CV, to catch the eye of recruiters within a very competitive market. Key takeaways will be:  how to format your CV so it can be read by Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS)  how to identify and record your skills through a skills audit  how to draw attention to career highlights  how to maintain flexibility in your CV to maintain flexibility in your career  how to draft a Professional profile that is reflected in your CV  How to draft a Cover letter to present your CV to a recruite