CV Advice

  • 5 Tips To Motivate You To Update Your CV
    If you’re struggling to find the motivation you need to do your CV justice, check out our 5-point guide to get you going and find your dream marketing job...
  • Crafting a personal statement can be one of the most difficult aspects of the job-seeking process, more so than the CV. Check out our top 5 tips to take into consideration.
  • We've compiled 5 simple tips that you can implement straight away in order to construct a CV to land you your next job. Check them out...
  • The worst of the worst CV mistakes you can ever make. DON'T make any of these errors when it comes to writing your CV and land yourself that dream job!
  • The past twelve months has witnessed a dramatic increase in the number of marketing vacancies, emphasising the need for a strong marketing team as a staple for business growth.
  • We spoke to three members of staff at fashion retailer bonprix about how their different career paths led them up to working in marketing in the fashion industry.
  • The UK digital sector, and the field of online marketing in particular, have flourished over the past few years. In this guide, I'll try and give newcomers looking for a job in digital marketing a helping hand by highlighting some of the things people like me love, and hate, to see in a CV and co...
  • Employers receive hundreds of CVs and spend only a few seconds scanning them so it’s important to make sure that it’s succinct, relevant and sells your skills. Below are 6 tips to writing a successful marketing CV for the Professional Services sector (they are relevant to any sector).
  • In today’s challenging job market, making your CV stand out among hundreds or even thousands of others can be a real challenge.
  • We all know how vital it is to make a good first impression, and for a recruiter the first indication of star quality is the CV. So what kind of CV makes a stunning first impression and, conversely, what gives a bad one? Here, Emily Carew-Gibbs, specialist financial services marketing recruiter...
  • In this employment world of change of expectation, one thing remains consistent: the one that sounds out from the crowd usually wins out.
  • Many jobseekers are not being considered for interviews because they fail to correct grammar and spelling mistakes on their CV applications, a recent poll has found.
  • In a competitive job market it’s essential to be visible. And that means optimising your online profile: Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook et al.
  • A Curriculum Vitae is a self-marketing tool and getting an interview can depend on how good your CV is. You will need to consider what to include, how much detail is needed and how to make your CV stand out from all the others.
  • We recently placed an advertisement for a junior position here at Northstar. With the current job climate as it is, we expected to get a fair few applicants – however to be honest, we didn’t anticipate receiving quite the number we did, over 300! But the more startling aspect of the whole proce...