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CVs & Résumés_ Get Them Right to Get the Job Infographic

CVs & Résumés: Get Them Right to Get the Job | Infographic

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The first step in any job-seeking journey, CVs and resumés play a vital role in finding the right person for the right job.

For most employers, the CV/resumé will provide the very first impression of a candidate. Within moments of looking at a CV, they will know whether or not the candidate is enough of a “fit” to move on to the next stage of the hiring process. First impressions never get a second chance, so it is always valuable to put in a little extra time into reading applications.

With competition for roles so fierce these days, it is crucial that candidates invest extra time and care into their CVs and resumés to stand out from the piles of other CVs. Ayers Management have created a useful infographic which offers some great insights on why CVs get rejected, it also reveals the ten clichéd phrases that are a big no-no for recruiters.

Read the infographic and have a think about how you can tell from a CV if you have found the right person for the right job. Let us know in the comments below.