So you’ve gotten past the first step in the application process – the company is interested in your CV. Now, all you have to do is sell yourself to them during the interview process. Easy…

So you’ve got the basics down: You’ve done some research into the company, have dressed to match the company culture and and…Now, here are some tricks:

Bring your CV to life

The first part of an interview is often a review of your CV. Bring it to life with anecdotes and backstories rather them simply running through as though you’ve parrot-studied it like a matric essay question. Your prospective new employer wants to learn your skills and weaknesses, qualification and personality in as short a space as possible. Remember they look at what is NOT written on the CV (ie what is missing) not what is already there. Fill in the gaps…

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