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Is this the end for the cover letter?
We have all spent time crafting the perfect cover letter, but a new survey just revealed that a whopping 74% of recruiters don’t even read them! Are cover letters on the way out?
Another 4 free downloadable CV templates for South African job seekers
Choose your favourite CV from these free templates offered by Microsoft Word.
The go-getter's guide to being hired in 1 week: Monday
Kick off Monday by updating your CV to ensure it's flawless and sells all your right skills.
4 reasons why you almost got an interview, but didn't
Have you sent your CV away, but still haven’t been called back for an interview? Follow these easy tips to get interview call backs and avoid disappointment.
The go-getter's guide to being hired in 1 week: Friday
Spend Friday morning reading through and perfecting all your documents.
Simple golden rules for writing a stellar cover letter
An infographic with quick tips to improve the look, feel, and content of your cover letter.
Guaranteed back-ups when you don't have professional references
Just because you don't have any professional experience doesn't mean you don't have any references.
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Increase your chances of being spotted by recruiters with these CV tips.
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