How Your Social Accounts Can Impact Your Candidacy

What you do on social media is fun, or serious, or interesting. But does it matter to anyone else except the people you’re connected with? Unfortunately, yes—and it’s probably your next potential employer. Read more…

Father Christmas – Transferable Skills

As a professional CV writer, many of my customers are seeking a career change and require a focus on their ‘transferable skills’.  Working closely with my customers, this is something I enjoy helping them to reveal, particularly when many are not aware of the scope or value of their skills.  

To illustrate this in the Christmas Spirit I have written a list of Father Christmas’s transferable skills Read more…

harvest

Harvest

Harvest is a time when we get to reap what we have sown and share it with others.

As a CV & LinkedIn writer and Interview Coach, I get the chance to examine in detail exactly what my customers have sown in their life and career. Their CV and LinkedIn can be likened to their ‘Harvest’ Read more…

Would you relocate to find the right job?

My father was a HUGE Burnley football supporter. Thankfully for me this part of his DNA only manifested itself and now lives on in my nephew. One thing however that used to annoy my father was the Read more…

How to Write a Successful CV

This short film gives a flavour of a workshop which I recently ran for the wonderful team at Jobwise an award winning recruitment agency based in the North West of England. Read more…