Browsing Tag:

applications

CV, cover letters and applications: help from a real HR Professional.

Posted in Useful
on November 16, 2017

Something a bit different for you, today.

There’s no doubt about it….the job market is a bit confusing and frustrating atm. I know, for a lot of people, even applying for jobs can feel like a bit of a stab in the dark. And, actually, how are you even supposed to get to interview stage if there are like 7585949 people applying for 1 job?

 

I’m excited to have Sophie as a guest on The North Left today! She’s a very experienced HR professional, who has helpfully provided honest answers to some common questions all about writing CVs, cover letters, and applications.

Sophie has amassed experience in her professional life of all things HR, including recruitment, and is an expert on employment law, so she’s an absolute gem of a person to know if I have a question about anything work-related.

My personal highlight from this is learning about the ‘anchorman’ test. Truly excellent.


Continue reading