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  • CV Horrors

    If you're looking to smarten up your CV, take a look at these absolutely horrors we have found. Top tip, don't use any of these!
  • Our handing CV Cheat sheet will help you create the perfect CV and you could be at your dream job quicker than you think...
  • Get access to the 1000’s of CV’s that wing into our database every month with CV Search.
  • Writing a great CV can be one of the toughest hurdles during a job hunt, which is why we’ve put together this all-you-need-to-know CV layout guide to enhance your position in today’s jobs market.
  • Writing a good CV is tricky: the message must be right but so must its appearance.
  • 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.
  • If it’s been a while since you actively hit the job market, the chances are that your CV isn’t matching up to current requirements. Is your CV being sent to the bottom of the pile before a human even sees it?
  • LoveLocalJobs.com explain the benefits of using their CV database for jobseekers and employers.
  • Does your CV need a New Year boost?  Are you thinking about returning to the workplace and want to brush up your skills?
  • Writing a good CV is one thing, but adding the wow factor can be hard to achieve in a competitive jobs market. We list some top tips for polishing up your paperwork.
  • Good grammar plays its part in building your profile as a valuable candidate. Here are some of the most common mistakes to edit straight away.
  • The main aim of a covering letter is to encourage recruiters to read your CV. However, it needs to do a lot more than say, 'here is my CV!'. In short, it is the biggest chance you have to sell yourself.
  • For many employees and jobseekers, a new year can bring hope and new prospects that can give rise to fresh starts in the workplace.
  • The importance of a great cover letter should never be underestimated.
  • Billy Humphreys is the Group Marketing Executive at LoveLocalJobs.com. He has worked in marketing for six years and been involved in jobs board for three years. We sat down with him to discuss his top tips on how to look for work in the UK jobs market.
  • Job seeking in a big city at any time can be tough, but this summer has felt like a whirlwind of trial and tribulation!
  • The ‘Get Into’ skills support course is designed to offer workplace and skills development sessions and workplace based projects to develop your existing skills in order to gain employment, apprenticeships or work experience.
  • If you’re on the hunt for your next career move in 2016, you’re not alone. Find your dream job with LoveLocalJobs!
  • Online jobs board LoveLocalJobs.com is celebrating its five year anniversary with the launch of a new website which will allow the Sussex based company to compete alongside leading national and international recruiters.