Soon to embark on the Erasmus Exchange programme in Germany, I wondered what exactly it is that makes a good (or bad, for that matter) university exchange. 966 more words
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People tend to spend hours perfecting their CVs but pay surprisingly little attention to writing a cover letter.
This is a big mistake.
If you want a busy recruiter to read your CV, you need to showcase your suitability for the role in question with a personalised covering letter that masterfully summarises your career, experience and personal qualities in no more than 4 or 5 paragraphs. 363 more words
I recently came across your advertisement on RetailChoice.com for the position of ‘Assistant visual merchandiser for Laura Ashley, Ireland.’ Your given criteria makes me feel I would be an excellent candidate for the role and I have published this application – along with my resume and educational details – for your review. 204 more words
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