How to Enhance Your CV for Job Searching

Part of Job Hunting and Career Change All-in-One For Dummies Cheat Sheet (UK Edition)

Getting your Curriculum Vitae (CV) into its best possible shape is an essential step towards getting the job you’re looking for. Here are four suggestions as to how you might improve your CV:

  • Research, research, research to know the skills, education, and experience you need for the job you want.

  • Include a Job Objective or Skills Summary targeted to the job you want.

  • Include the correct name, title, and address of your CV recipient.

  • Proofread your CV, in addition to relying on your computer spell-checker.