Let’s build a CV that converts
Go the extra mile, it’s never crowded.
Hey there, job Hunter. How is it going? We see you, pacing around your room… staring at your screen… deleting, typing & then deleting again… Ready to just be done with this darn resume and land a job already?!
If you are doing what everyone else is doing, how do you expect to achieve something unique to youself? You have to do more and run the extra mile to achieve excellence.
A great resume is not a life story – it’s a sales pitch. Recruiters want proof that you can excel at the job they’re hiring for. The way to do that in your resume is by showcasing relevant accomplishments under each job, instead of just listing your duties.
Replace a dull list of your skills with how you managed to use your skills to achieve exemplary results.
So, instead of writing:
Use the Action, Skill, and Impact structure to showcase your resourcefulness:
Some common mistakes & misconceptions:
(It might work if you are a designer or a photographer. But for core jobs,it is always the simple practical CV that works)