Applying for a job

When you apply for a job, you’ll generally be asked to send in your CV/résumé, together with a letter or email of application. A CV (short for curriculum vitae) or résumé is a brief account of your previous employment, education, and qualifications.

 
Employers often receive hundreds of applications for a job, so it’s very important to make sure that your CV/résumé and job application letter create the right impression and present your personal information in a focused, well-structured, and attractive way.
 
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