Nice way to say I didn’t like my job!

- career change, career management, career transition, CV Help, CV Tips, how to make a cv, How to Write a CV, Job Application, job search

Tweet I didn’t like my job photo credit: Sarah G… Laura asks: I recently left a marketing job as I was very unhappy in the company and with my role – I was so unhappy and stressed by it all that I really did not feel that I could stay any longer.  I wanted some […]

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Speculative job application by post, eMail or in person?

- Job Application, job hunting, job search, job seeking, recruitment

Tweet Speculative Job Application photo credit: lululemon athletica Amy asks: Is it better to send an application by post, email or in person? I want to send out a speculative application for work experience. Should I send my CV and covering letter by post, email or should I drop it off at their office front […]

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Should I say in my job application that I’m pregnant?

- career management, career transition, Job Application, Job Application Rejection, job hunting, Legal, recruitment

Tweet Pregnant Job Seeker photo credit: TheOm3ga Ann asks: I’m 17 weeks pregnant, and a fortnight ago I got made redundant. My partner and I are living together and he does work, but his wage barely covers our monthly bills without even thinking of starting to buy things for baby. I’m desperately looking for another […]

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Return to work after being a stay at home Mum

- cover letter, CV format, CV Help, CV Tips, CV Writing, Job Application, tutorial

Tweet Return to work Mum photo credit: ImNotQuiteJack Sarah asks: I want to return to work after being a stay at home mum? But my CV doesn’t look too impressive. I am applying for a receptionist job. Should i put a Cover Letter in with the CV? In answer: I don’t write many of them, […]

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What is wrong with a three page CV?

- CV format, CV Help, CV Tips, CV Writing, how to make a cv, How to Write a CV

Tweet Three Page CV photo credit: cheesy42 Steven asks: I’m a construction consultant/bid estimator for large projects, who was recently laid off. Looking for new work, I used a professional CV/resume writer – a good one – but I am not happy with my resultant CV. I have to squeeze in lots of career & […]

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