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Write a Brilliant CV



March 2020 | 132 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd

Having a good CV is integral for securing your perfect job. This book gives you the tools necessary to produce a persuasive CV, targeted at the relevant career and accurately reflecting your value to a potential employer. 

  • Learn how to target your CV 
  • Showcase your key skills and experience
  • Prove your value so you're hired on the spot.


Super Quick Skills
provide the essential building blocks you need to succeed at university - fast. Packed with practical, positive advice on core academic and life skills, you’ll discover focused tips and strategies to use straight away. Whether it’s writing great essays, understanding referencing or managing your wellbeing, find out how to build good habits and progress your skills throughout your studies.

  • Learn core skills quickly
  • Apply right away and see results
  • Succeed in your studies and life.

Super Quick Skills give you the foundations you need to confidently navigate the ups and downs of university life.

 
What does a CV do?
 
What myths can I ignore?
 
What is a ‘central CV’?
 
What are my professional attributes?
 
Why and how should I target my CV?
 
How do I introduce myself on my CV?
 
How do I show how valuable I am?
 
What will make my education and training look impressive?
 
How will my Career History help me?
 
What should my ‘Additional Information’ include?
 
It is complete – what do I do now?

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Lucinda Becker

Lucinda Becker is Professor of Pedagogy and award-winning lecturer and tutor at the University of Reading. She has dedicated her professional life to creating independent learners who are confident in themselves intellectually, professionally and personally. Lucinda has written numerous study guides for students and works with undergraduates and postgraduates across the university. She is also a professional trainer and consultant, helping new graduates in engineering, science and law to become successful communicators and leaders.As a Director for Teaching and Learning at her university, Lucinda has the chance to introduce innovation in... More About Author

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ISBN: 9781529715224
£6.99