Career & Employability Talk with Segun Akiode
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Welcome to Career & Employability Talk with Segun Akiode. The central theme of this podcast is – “Without good direction, people lose their way; the more wise counsel you follow, the better your chances.” This podcast is all about wise career counsel for a better you!
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#Podcast – Your CV Is Not A Career Obituary!
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Welcome to Episode 38 of Career & Employability Talk.
On today’s episode of the podcast, I shared on something intriguing – “Your CV Is Not A Career Obituary!”
Many of you are wondering what do I mean by that – Your CV Is Not A Career Obituary! Yes, I mean it – Your CV Is Not A Career Obituary!
Many individuals make this mistake a lot when crafting their CV, they tend to add their entire career history on their CV as a result their CV becomes a dull and lifeless account of their career. Hence, instead of having a CV, they have what can be termed a career obituary!
On this episode, you would learn:
That the right mindset for writing a CV or résumé is that of a marketing mindset. You’re a product being sold to a potential employer and the goal of your résumé is to communicate what you can do.
That your CV or résumé is like a marketing commercial. It is a marketing tool because it is an employers’ first impression about you.
The two critical tips to adopt right away to make sure that your CV would not be a career obituary.
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