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High Impact CVs: 52 brilliant ideas for making your résumé sensational by John Middleton

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31Surfing CVs

A reminder that job searching has gone digital.

Those of you in your forties or fifties with a disdain for new technology had better be warned that there’s a generation of internet-savvy, technologically hip people coming through who may well turn out to be the reason why you don’t get your next promotion or job offer.

It’s reckoned that anything up to 80% of medium to large organisations use some form of electronic scanning system to process CVs. Additionally, there are a growing number of smaller companies that buy in recruitment services from external providers who in turn make use of scanning systems. Top that up with the huge growth in online recruitment services and you’ve got a significant portion of the recruitment ...

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