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CVs and cover letters

Getting started on your CV carousel

Top 5 CV blunders

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How to write a CV

Include the right information to show an employer that you are a suitable candidate

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Example CVs

Find out about layout and what to include in a traditional, skills-based and academic CV

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Cover letters

Your cover letter is just as important as the CV. Get tips and examples to impress employers

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Applying for jobs

Craft a successful application and avoid ending up in the recruiter's rejection pile


Student career guide

  • View the 2015/2016 edition of the Prospects Student Career Guide your essential guide to make the most of your time at university and after you've graduated. 


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