Resumes & Cover Letters

How to Find a Job Live Session

Have you ever become extremely frustrated by not knowing how to find a job. To be honest, the job search process can be tough, mentally tasking and confusing for many but with the right skills and knowledge of how you should go about it, you can go on to find the job you truly desire.

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How to Write a Professional CV

Writing an interview-landing CV is a hard task for many. How do you write one that stands out from the many CVs human resource managers and recruiters receive when recruiting? An ultimate rule for CV writing is – be different and show your selling-point. It’s worthy to note there’s is no one right format to

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Writing a CV: The Dos and Don’ts For Senior-Level Candidates

The Rules of Writing a CV For Senior-Level Candidates As a senior-level executive, your CV is not confined to a printed copy that accompanies you to job interviews. Rather, your CV is one that highlights your achievements in a way that it gets you high-level jobs via recommendations and executive referrals. This is where your

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How to Write a CV That Can Get You a Job

Stand Out from the Crowd: Write a Winning CV Your ability to write a good CV is a crucial step towards landing an interview and getting a job. A CV is only good if it helps you get job interviews after employers and recruiters have taken a look at it. Let us walk you through

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Secrets of Writing a CV for Nigerian Jobs

How to make your CV even better Sometimes, you want to believe that you have the best CV but here’s the question – Was your CV adjudged the best by a global team of certified HR professionals? If your answer is ‘no,’ then we should focus on helping you write a CV that would capture

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How to write a Cover letter (Free CV Sample Included)

There are different opinions on what a Cover Letter should look like. How long are you supposed to spend on perfecting it? Do recruiters read it? Can you send only your resume and hope that is enough? First off, a cover letter is a very quick way to introduce yourself to a recruiter and it

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Should your marital status be included in your CV?

What do you think? Should you include information about your marital status in your CV? Do you think it is appropriate to tell your potential boss about your private life before you even get to meet her? And let’s assume it is; is a document as important as a CV the perfect means to convey that

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7 Features Of Effective E-Cover Letters

Have you heard that, in this information-saturated world, our attention spans are shrinking? It’s true. We’re busy, and we’ve gotten used to getting our information in pithy sound bites or short, attention-getting headlines and articles. Well, this trend isn’t limited to how we consume the news or social media status updates. It’s affecting the way

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Who Are You in a Nutshell: Writing a Compelling Executive Bio

Executive bios take branding to another level, linking an executive’s softer skills to their value proposition in a way that isn’t possible to emphasize in a resume. BlueSteps allows you to include your executive bio in your career profile, so it’s important to have a professionally written bio that will represent you in the best

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6 Steps To Asking For A Reference

The references you provide to the employer for the job you REALLY WANT are more important than you imagine. A missing in action reference can really kill your chances of a job offer, especially if the choice between you and another candidate is a close one.   Before we get to the nuts and bolts

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