O'Reilly logo

Creating a Successful CV by Simon Howard

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Looking for a Change of Direction

There was a time when a job was for life; this is no longer the case. You may change your career direction for any one of a number of reasons. Whatever the reason, you need to present your experience in a way that is attractive to those outside your sector.

TIP

See a new start as an opportunity to make the most of skills you enjoy.

Ordering information

Too many people seeking a change of career direction will use a chronological CV format. This means that the potential employer must try and distil from a range of previous experience (which at first glance is not apparently relevant) the skills in which ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required