Most CVs nowadays have a personal statement at the top, just under the candidate’s contact info. It might be called something else (profile for example). The statement is typically three or four lines long and tells the recruiter why the candidate should be considered for the position. If used properly, it can be a very powerful way to boost your interview chances. To make your personal statement work for you, you’ve got to summarise in a few lines how you meet the job specification. The…Continue Reading “Writing a personal statement”