How To Write a Resume for a First Job


Starting a new job can be very exciting. Made even more exciting when it’s your first job. You’ll be earning money, learning a new skill, gaining new experience and be part of the workforce. How thrilling that will be. But first, you’ll need to secure your first job. And to achieve that, requires you to …

How Many Different CVs Should Every Person Have?


As an experienced employment services professional, I get asked this question quite a lot. And for good reason. People want to know if their resume will be a one-fits-all when it comes to applying for jobs. Writing a great CV that’s properly tailored and thoroughly written takes time and effort. Some people pay for professional …

Are Government Jobs Really That Secure?


Most people are drawn to the idea of working in Government. They feel that jobs in the public service sector are cruise, easy to do and once you’re in a Government job, you’re in it for life. But is that so? To a certain degree. Yes, jobs in Government tend to be more ‘secure’ and …

The Telltale Signs You’ve DONE WELL After a Job Interview


ClientCentric, an Australian professional writing agency for job seekers, recently published an interview entitled: “10 Signs You May Have Landed That Job”. In this article, I will be discussing about these excellent signals and why it’s important for job seekers to be positive after their job interview especially if they are nervous. Submitting a professionally …

Should You Include a Photo in Your CV?


I suggest refraining from including a photo of yourself in your CV. Unless it’s something that’s requested of you as part of your job application and it’s absolutely essential for the role requirements, then include a photo of yourself. Related article: Should I include a photo of myself in my resume? Some jobs in fashion, modelling, …

How To Address Selection Criteria in a Cover Letter Format


A cover letter is an essential part of any job application. It’s your chance to prove to the employer why you feel that you would be an excellent fit for the role. The team at Client Centric, one of Australia’s best cover letter writing service in Australia, believe that it’s essential every application includes both …

Should You Put Your Employment References As “Available Upon Request”?


As a professional CV writer based in Australia, I get asked this question all the time. I come across many people who want to know whether they should include their job references in their CV or leave them out. Good question indeed. RELATED ARTICLE: What if I don’t want a recruiter to contact a reference …

Essential CV Rules Every Graduate MUST KNOW


There are no set rules about writing a great resume except to make it easier for the employer to read; there are some clear guidelines for writing an effective resume. Here are some basic rules when writing a CV. Do Make the job of the reader as easy as possible. Potential employers are busy people; …

8 SECRET REASONS Why You’re Not Getting a Job Interview


Common reasons for not getting job interviews include not “tailoring” your resume correctly, having a resume that’s longer than it should be for your experience and many other reasons. There are eight common reasons why you are not getting calls for interviews, so we’ll look at all of them in this article. 1. You’re relying …

How to Find the Best Resume Writing Help in Melbourne


If you’re looking for an excellent resume writing service in Melbourne, then most likely you’ve come across many different businesses that provide this service and say that they’ll write for you a stand-out CV, and how great they are and so forth. It can undoubtedly be overwhelming for people in Melbourne to find a cost-effective …

How to do a Key Selection Criteria Response the Proper Way


When writing excellent key selection criteria responses, to do it properly, there are some simple steps to follow. Use good examples. First and foremost, you want to make sure that you have one or two good examples that you can include in your response. The example/s must be relevant, solid and concise. Don’t waffle on, …

Getting A Job In 2021: A Career Expert’s Practical Guide


Would you like to secure work in 2021? After a turbulent year in 2020, many people have lost their jobs and so will be seeking work this year. If that is your case, I would like put forward a few suggestions that you make like to consider. This guide is by no means comprehensive. It’s …

6 Challenges With Job Hunting: An Employment Consultant’s Viewpoint


This article discusses many of the common challenges that job seekers face today when job searching.

What A De-Militarised CV Is And Why It’s Needed For The Civilian Workplace


This article discusses exactly what a de-militarised CV is and why you need one when applying for a job in the civilian workplace.

Why a Professionally Written and Designed Resume and Cover Letter is Essential


It’s important more than ever to stand out from other candidates vying for the same job. Which is why having your resume and cover letter professionally written will make a huge difference. This article by Matthew Coppola will discuss.