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Writing a Covering Letter

When writing a covering letter the key is to keep it short and to the point – absolutely no more than one sheet of A4.  As a leading recruitment agency we see literally hundreds of CVs and covering letters every day, and the long rambling ones are generally ignored – not just by agencies but by internal HR Managers as well,  simply because they will take too long to read.    380 more words


FAQ: How do I write a cover letter?

HOO BOY. This is a big one. Don’t feel like you need to read this all in one go, but think of it like a master list of resources to check if you have any doubts. 4,574 more words


I got rejected so you don't have to

It’s been a while since I last posted on this blog as I have have been putting all my time and energy into sending my novel out to agents. 705 more words


Avoiding rookie mistakes on your CV

Writing a CV is a frequently daunting task. It’s hard to think of what to include, what format to use, what layout, in what order and so much more to consider. 716 more words


Welcome to the ‘HR Work’ !

HR Consultancy work made by an MSc HR Professional, focusing on career counselling and outplacement committed to empower individuals so as to make the correct moves and decisions concerning their future goals with empathy, sensitivity and flexibility while listening carefully so as to spot any further undiscovered potential. 12 more words

Covering Letter

CV and covering letter tips from HarperCollins' Sam Missingham

Missed Sam Missingham‘s tips on covering letters and CVs? Catch up here!

She tweeted some great advice about #CVLetterTips. Here are some of her top tips: 545 more words