Warning on using Indeed to apply for jobs

Warning on using Indeed to apply for jobs

Indeed is still one of the strongest sources of jobs on the internet, but there are a couple of things you need to bear in mind if you’re applying for jobs through their site. SAVING YOUR CV TO INDEED – Don’t do it. Indeed garbles it up and formats it in a really weird way. – Just upload a PDF or Word document of your […]

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When did you last update your CV?

When did you last update your CV?

When did you last update your CV with us? If you can’t remember, it’s probably about time you did! If you have a copy of your CV on your phone you can update it now, or you can ask us to email you a reminder so that you can do it later. Just click here. If you need some help with your CV, just let […]

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Jobseekers told to call their depression ‘low mood’ on applications

Jobseekers told to call their depression ‘low mood’ on applications. There is obviously still a stigma around depression, but I imagine that all of us know someone that has suffered from depression at some point. 20 years ago I think people were very quick to judge others negatively if they said they suffered from depression, but the younger generation seems much more informed on the […]

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Key Skills on your CV

Does your CV have a Key Skills section? If not, then you’re not selling yourself properly. Don’t fall into the trap of thinking that whoever looks at your CV will automatically understand your experience and skills. It’s not always the case that the first person looking at your CV is an experienced recruiter, and they will have a simple set of requirements they’ve been told […]

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Keep your CV updated!

This is not just in case you suddenly find yourself looking for a new job, but also to make sure you’re keeping yourself in the mind of recruiters. The way most recruiters work (and we’re no exception) is to maintain a database of candidates and refer to this database when they pick up a new assignment. Typically you’ll be categorised by the latest job role […]

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Five lines you never want to see in a CV – reed.co.uk News

Struggling to find a CV that stands out? To remind you of what not to look for, here are five clichéd lines you never want to see in a CV: Source: Five lines you never want to see in a CV – reed.co.uk News

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