Tag Archives: candidates

Returning to work after a break

If you’ve been out of employment for a couple of months or even several years, the prospect of returning to work after taking a break can be particularly daunting. However, it’s important to remember that even though you may not … Continue reading

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Did you know 1 in 4 job hunters lie on their CV?

I have complete faith in the fact that we have all told a few fibs during our time for whatever reason. But have you ever lied on your CV? At CV-Library, we put out a survey to over 2,000 job … Continue reading

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Four Top Summer Jobs for Graduates

  If you’re unable to secure an internship or a voluntary placement relevant to your career path, then don’t just abandon your attempt to use your summer wisely. Here are Career Savvy’s top four in terms of giving you the … Continue reading

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Q4 ends strong according to CV-Library Job Market Report

Last week, we published our latest Job Market Report which takes a look at job seeking and employment performances for Q4 2013. Findings revealed an impressive end to the year in regards to job seeking activity, with Q4 demonstrating a … Continue reading

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Meet Us At The Jobs Fair Southampton!

We’re really exicted to be exhibiting at, and sponsoring, at The Jobs Fair Southampton next week. The CV-Library Team will be on hand alongside a large number of employers and recruiters to help you with your job hunt: from providing … Continue reading

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Poll Results: When was the last time you updated your CV?

We wanted to find out how often people update their CVs, which is why we recently setup a poll asking our registered candidates just that! Following a great response from over 1,100 active candidates, we can reveal that… So, what … Continue reading

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Attending a Jobs Fair: Following Up with Potential Employers

Attending a jobs fair means that you’ll meet with a whole bunch of prospective employers – which is great news! But, to really make sure your time was well spent, you should stay in their minds and follow up any … Continue reading

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Mobile Job Applications Reach New High

September is proving to be yet another strong month for mobile usage, as this week we’ve seen record breaking numbers in the number of daily job applications made from mobile devices. Both our mobile site and mobile app saw daily … Continue reading

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New: Candidate Profile Pictures

Those sharp-eyed CV-Library users among you will have noticed a new feature allowing candidates to upload a profile picture. In keeping with rising online social trends, we’ve introduced the opporunity to add a picture to your CV-Library account. To add … Continue reading

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CV-Library’s CV Database Hits 6.5 Million

Yesterday (7th August), we hit a benchmark of 6.5 million registered CVs on our database! We’re really proud of this achievement, especially as the June-August period is typically a quiet month for the recruitment industry as a whole. Achieving the … Continue reading

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