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High Impact CVs: 52 brilliant ideas for making your résumé sensational by John Middleton

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Introduction

1.    Dream a little dream

High impact CVs reflect precisely what you’re looking to achieve from your career. So, before putting pen to paper, consider what you want from the work you do.

2.    Remember, remember

Take a trip down memory lane and use the past as your starting point for a brand new CV.

3.    How long do I have?

The two-page CV has become the Microsoft Windows of job-hunting. It’s not about it being The best format, it’s just the one that everybody uses. So, just how important is size?

4.    Eight potentially life-changing seconds

On average, it takes eight seconds to decide whether to continue reading a CV or to bin it. Here’s how to capture and keep the reader’s attention in those ...

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