Advanced CV Writing Skills

Most individuals write their own CV yet have never received any formal or professional training to do the job effectively. With the advent of sophisticated Applicant Tracking Systems and their algorithms, it is vital that individuals write a CV that navigates these technical challenges, whilst also appealing to the human eye. Having a great CV is absolutely critical in order to differentiate you from other individuals and this webinar will show you how to create a CV using techniques proven to have secured people more interviews or win more work. The content is specifically aimed at accounting professionals operating within the SME / SMP sectors.

Learning outcomes

  • How to assess the effectiveness of your current CV
  • The things that you should NEVER do on your CV
  • How to transform your CV into a powerful business case
  • How to write a CV to secure interviews for PAYE / permanent jobs
  • How to write a CV to win more work as an independent professional
  • STAR-based case studies – our ‘secret sauce’!

Where and when

Online Zoom webinar
Thursday, 28 October 2021, 12pm - 1pm
CPD: 1


Please click here to register for this Zoom webinar.

About the speakers

Alistair is a former business owner and senior recruiter who has spent the last 10 years helping professionals to move forwards in their career. Alistair's role within CVIA is Lead Presenter and chief CV and LinkedIn profile appraiser - he has critiqued over 40,000 CVs for individuals across all sectors. Alistair also manages relationships with the company’s wide variety of partners, which include leading chartered institutes, job boards and recruitment businesses. His experience includes: several years in the corporate world, primarily in a variety of sales and operations roles; several years working within the executive search industry, both permanent and interim sectors; and several years working with CVIA as a Coach and Presenter.

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