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Preface ix


1 Who Needs a CV Anyway ? 1
Learning to market yourself 1
Who needs a CV? 2
Making a CV work for you 3
Your chance to ‘sell’ not ‘tell’ 5
Investing some time in shaping your life 7
Action and reflection 9

2
So What Have You Got To Sell ?
10
There’s more to you than meets the eye 10
Doing a personal stock take 12
Evaluating your people skills 12
Evaluating your manual/practical skills 13
Evaluating your communication skills 13
Evaluating your mathematical/mental skills 13
Assessing your problem solving skills 14
Evaluating your creative skills 14
Identifying your achievements 15
Case studies 18
Action and reflection 22

3
Have I Got News For You
23
Reasons for rejection 23
How to sell yourself in 30 seconds 24
Presenting your career history 30
Dealing with or without qualifications 32
Making your training catch their eye 36
Using hobbies and interests to sell yourself 36
Putting across personal details 41
Using references 42
Case studies 42
Action and reflection 45





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vi / H O W T O W R I T E A C V T H A T R E A L L Y W O R K S





4 There’s More Than One Way to Present Yourself 47
Putting on the style – which approach to take 47
Getting the length and layout right 50
Making first impressions count 51
Example CVs 52
Giving the reader what they want to read 59
Case studies 60
Action and reflection 71

5
Getting the Introductions Right
72
Planning a great covering letter 72
Handwriting or word-processed? 73
Putting a positive letter together 74
Applying over the Internet 78
Analysing a job advert 79
Looking at some examples 80
Case studies 83
Action and reflection 90

6
Using Your CV to Open Doors
92
Tapping into the unadvertised job market 92
How to speculate 94
Using your contacts 97
Making yourself known – how agencies can help 101
Putting your speculating into action 104
Case studies 107
Action and self-assessment 113

7
And Your Chosen Subject Is . . .You ^ The Interview
115
Preparing for your interview 115
The two main types of interview 116
Discover what questions they’re bound to ask 119
How well do you know your CV? 121
Case studies 122
Convincing the interviewer you’re telling the truth 124
Case studies 127
Action and reflection 129

C O N T E N T S / vii



8 Some Final Thoughts 130
Discover the vital ingredient of success – attitude 130
Putting your CV to work 132
Adapting to the changing times 133
How to respond to change 134
The CV as a ‘pick-me-up’ 136
Developing your dynamic document 137
Case studies 138
Action and self-assessment 140

More Sample Covering Letters 143
Another Sample CV 145
Glossary 149
Further Reading 151
Useful Addresses 153
Useful Website Addresses 155
Index 157

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