Making your application stand out from the crowd can seem like a near-impossible task. Hiring managers have to sift through hundreds of application on a daily basis and on average spend between 6 and 8 seconds looking at one CV. It’s within those few seconds that a hiring manager will decide whether to continue reading or put your CV in the recycle bin, so it’s vital you make the most of them.
6 to 8 seconds is a very short time to sell yourself and in fact, is only enough time for a hiring manager to look at your name, your current employer and position, your previous position and your education.
A successful CV is one which captures the attention of the hiring manager, so here are some tips to keep them interested: Read Article »