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Twenty Seconds, CV / Résumé Scanners & other Job Search Obstacles

Updated: Jul 25, 2023

There are so many pitfalls and obstacles in the job application process, it can seem like a minefield out there!

CV Scanner Software

Some employers use CV scanners or scanning software to digitally eliminate unsuitable contenders, while others still use humans who dedicate less than twenty seconds to reading each CV/Résumé. Read more about scanning software (ATS)

Keep it Short and Sweet

Nobody is reading through reams and reams of pages – they want the information presented in the most simple and uncomplicated way possible. Keep your CV simple and uncluttered!

That’s where I can help!

I have fifteen years of experience writing powerful and punchy CV/Résumé that get results. I’d love to help with yours!

Email your CV /Résumé to for a quote on your CV/Résumé, cover letter, LinkedIn, Seek and Indeed

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