How to write a CV for applying for a job in Pakistan 2021
Follow these for a sure-shot chance at getting a job!
Every job application requires you to submit a Curriculum Vitae (CV) – a summary of your academic and work history. Since a CV is your first introduction to a potential employer, you should do your best to make it as outstanding and convincing as possible. In this article, you will learn basic CV writing skills and be introduced to the best new CV formats design 2021. Let’s begin.
11 Things a CV must include
The basic format for a best new CV design format 2021 includes:
- Personal details and contact information, including name, address, phone number, email, etc.
- Your academic qualification (education), including your recent degree
- Thesis/Dissertation, including title, a brief description, and advisor details
- Career history, starting with your most recent job first; include dates and temporary or voluntary jobs if appropriate
- Achievements from previous jobs that are relevant
- Qualifications and training from previous jobs, with the most recent first
- Extracurricular Activities, including volunteer or service work you’ve done, clubs or organizations you’ve belonged to, or study abroad experiences
- Honors and Awards, including standing in the Dean’s list, departmental awards, scholarships, memberships, etc.
- Skills, including language skills, computer skills, administrative skills, etc.
- Interests, if they are relevant
- Publications and presentations, including any publications you have written, co-written, or contributed to; list the name of the paper, the conference, the location, and the date
- References, ideally two or more; including a recent employer
New One-Page Trending CV Format Examples
Must-Remember Tips and Tricks for CV Writing
- Make sure your CV is one page long
- Keep your CV short and concise
- Divide your CV into different parts
- Use clear section headings and make them stand out with bold type, colors, and font size changes
- Do not include all sections, but sections relevant to you
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