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How to call companies after sending your CV

How to call companies after sending your CV...

After you have sent in your application, you will need to speak to the recruiter on the phone. Unless you get hold of their mobile phone number, your efforts may come to a grinding halt when the person on the other end of the phone politely asks: – “W..

Should you use the european CV model?

Should you use the european CV model?...

A lot of people are using the european CV model but… it’s not possible to stand out from the crowd if you use the same model as everyone. You need to use different models to stand out, to show your creativity! Use and adapt one of these CV ..

The worst email addresses on resumes

The worst email addresses on resumes...

Search your name on Google. What do you look like on the Internet? A lot of people usually say: “I’m looking for a job, I don’t care how I look like on the Internet…!” You need to care, because if your CV stand out, the recr..

The best CV models fully editable in Word

The best CV models fully editable in Word...

Candidates who want to be successful must stand out from the crowd from the moment they decide to write their CV. All employers want to hire proactive, dynamic people with good taste in the presentation of the curriculum (CV). An old-fashioned CV makes yo..

Create an email signature – for free

Create an email signature – for free...

In the book “How to find a job in 30 days”, I wrote a chapter about the importance of creating an appealing email signature. This article visually complements the text. I believe that this is the best way to help you! Take a look at this video: Create..

How to avoid the secretary on the phone?

How to avoid the secretary on the phone?...

After you have sent in your application, you will need to speak to the recruiter on the phone. Unless you get hold of their mobile phone number, your efforts may come to a grinding halt when the person on the other end of the phone politely asks: – ..

Use a time machine to define your objectives

Use a time machine to define your objectives...

In the workshops “How to find a job in 30 days” I always ask the participants what they want to do in 5 years from now, to oblige them to think about their mid/long-term objectives. In the next 5 years do you intend to get a new job, start a company o..

Talk to a stranger as if he was your uncle

Talk to a stranger as if he was your uncle...

Usually, we form an opinion about someone within a few seconds of meeting that person. Knowing this, talking to someone new can be a very stressful situation. Luckily there’s a very simple strategy to fight this anxiety. What’s the trick? Don’t thin..