Career Advice

Job-search tips and expert advice to help you get ahead in your career.

How to write the perfect LinkedIn profile for your job search

What is the best way to explain an employment gap on my CV?

CV versus LinkedIn profile writing: What exactly is the difference?

Bad CV advice you should avoid entirely

CV tips for recent university graduates

4 proofreading strategies to avoid grammar mistakes on your CV

How should I format an email when emailing my CV?

5 tips to customise your CV for a specific vacancy

The absolute worst ways to address a cover letter

Meghan Markle receives a CV makeover before her big day

7 tips for writing a great CV when you have no work experience

How to write a compelling LinkedIn profile summary that gets noticed

How long should my CV be?

Beat the bots: 6 tips for writing an ATS-friendly CV

6 signs of a bad interview that mean you didn't land the job

Should I write my CV in first person or third person?

How to use LinkedIn most effectively to land your dream job

You could find your next job on Facebook. Here’s how it works

How do I answer behavioural questions at a job interview?

How to write a CV when you want to change careers

What’s the right way to add key skills to my CV?

Is this job right for me? Ask these questions to find out

How do I say ‘I’m willing to relocate’ on my CV?

How to write a winning personal statement for your CV

How to write a graduate CV after university

How to spring clean your CV in an afternoon

Celebrating Stephen Hawking's accomplishments

7 CV mistakes that make recruiters cringe

5 things to remove from your CV right away

What should a cover letter include? Start with these essentials

What is the best CV format to use for my job hunt?

How to brag about yourself on your CV without sounding arrogant

5 things you should always include in a CV

5 signs you need a CV review

How to convert your CV into a resume

These CV mistakes are sabotaging your job search

Is your CV ready to send? Ask yourself these 14 questions

How to build a positive reputation at work

How to avoid the 5 most common CV mistakes

7 ways to optimise your CV and make a great impression

How to write a CV that stands out

How to decide which skills you should add to your CV