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  1. Job seeking in the informal job market

    ...hard work over time. Are you aware of what your skills are? What motivates you? When friends and family ... challenge – that interests you? Do you know what your skills are? What motivates you? Read: Competency mapping...

    Article Råd og tips Apr. 19 2022
  2. Module 1 – What are you good at?

    ...exercise by writing down «everything you’ve ever done» on the form below (or a separate document). Write down ... job you’ve ever had, your experience and acquired skills. While this seems like a tough job and takes awhile...

    Article Råd og tips Mar. 28 2022
  3. How to write a good CV

    How to write a good CV It’s important to have a good CV when you want to shine in the eyes of a potential ... tips What should a CV include? You’ll find the answer here. It’s important that your CV has a clear and...

    Article Råd og tips Mar. 18 2022
  4. How to write a good cover letter

    How to write a good cover letter Although it requires you to work a little harder, in order to be invited ... Your cover letter also reveals the level of your writing ability. jobbsøknad, god søknad, skrive søknad...

    Article Råd og tips Mar. 18 2022
  5. Five steps to landing your first dream job

    ...student, it’s a good idea to think about developing skills, including extracurricular ones. If you don’t have ... put on your CV, it might appear a little thin compared with someone else who has more skills. One way to...

    Article Råd og tips Mar. 17 2022
  6. Is your CV missing this information?

    HAVE YOUR CV READY: Mette Meinert says it’s important to get your CV ready as soon as possible. (Photo: ... (Photo: Mikkel Moe) Sondre Tallaksrud Is your CV missing this information? It’s not just showing where you’ve...

    Article Råd og tips Dec. 17 2021
  7. Membership benefits from A-Z

    Invoice payment Job-seeker courses Job seeking, writing a CV and completing an application Legal advice Legal ... someone else. How: Go to My Courses here What: Our skilled legal team will be happy to read through your contract...

    Article Råd og tips Aug. 16 2021
  8. Don’t Buzz: How to Avoid Using the Overused When Writing Your CV

    ...superficial buzzwords to describe your abilities in your CV/LinkedIn profile. The old phrase ‘I’m stuck between ... buzz: How to avoid using the overused when writing your CV If English is your ‘L2’ (second language),...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 13 2021
  9. Older Job Seekers: The Painful Need to Leave Your Past Behind

    ...his professional skills but also his personal character. At my most recent resumé-writing courses, I’ve ... ’ leaving out doesn’t mean leaving behind When writing your life’s work story, leaving out doesn’t mean...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 12 2021
  10. Application Letter Writing: A Little (List) Goes a Long Way

    ...job-seekers need to use active verbs in their writing in order for the reader to understand what they ... that you should write use these verbs to “write clearly and concisely” in both your CV … Karin Lee Application...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 11 2021
  11. The Unspoken Yet Real Reason You Didn’t Get Called For That Job Interview

    ...details. Avoid mispelllings and grammar mistakes. cv writing,intercultural communication,job search,job seeking ... misspellings and examples of shaky grammar in her writing that left me the reader confused as to her qualifications...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 3 2021
  12. No need to delete: How to write about ‘old’ jobs in your new job search

    Karin Lee No need to delete: How to write about ‘old’ jobs in your new job search Did you know that it’s ... ten years ago on your CV? That ten years is the unofficial cut-off date for writing about your career when...

    Article Working in Norway Feb. 2 2021
  13. Want to apply for a remote job? Some tips to get you started

    ...tips to get your application to stand out: Don’t write that you want a job that lets you ‘work from anywhere’ ... remote worker, not why it would be good for you Do write so that you show that you understand what the organization...

    Article Working in Norway Nov. 16 2020
  14. Rule of Thumb: Don’t write references on your CV (do this instead)

    Karin Lee Rule of Thumb: Don’t write references on your CV (do this instead) Did you know that you don’t ... don’t need to list references on your CV? Working in Norway Back in the day, we all wrote our three references...

    Article Working in Norway Aug. 17 2020
  15. Looking for work?: Tips on how to write about your skill set

    ...kind of skills do you have? Karin Lee Looking for work?: Tips on how to write about your skill set Everyone ... in their life has learned some skills along the way. What kind of skills do you have? In a particularly...

    Article July 30 2020
  16. What’s your look on ‘Link’?

    ...heading out into the working world. They need their CVs, cover letters and LinkedIn profiles looked at by ... outsider whose job is to help them put their best writing foot forward so they’ll quickly land a job after...

    Article Working in Norway Mar. 19 2020
  17. How/Why Should You Write a CV Summary?

    Wondering what your CV Summary should look like? Read on. This must be the season for CV writing, as I’ve been ... the CV a … Karin Lee How/Why Should You Write a CV Summary? CV writing skills,English CV writing skills...

    Article Working in Norway Feb. 18 2020
  18. What’s Your Feeling About Phone Interviews?

    Your Feeling About Phone Interviews? interview skills,job interview,job seeking,phone interview,working ... the number of questions and length of answers. I write ‘fifteen minutes to an hour’ here, because my last...

    Article Working in Norway Dec. 18 2019
  19. Can You Find the Mistake?

    You Find the Mistake? CV writing skills,cv writing tips,English writing skills,job search tips,job seeking ... reminded of this challenge while editing a technical CV whose author had English as a second language. If...

    Article Working in Norway Nov. 27 2019
  20. Hate Your CV? Try Some TLC

    Karin Lee Hate Your CV? Try Some TLC CV- tip: Do you hate your CV? Don´t you recognice yoursef? Try some ... English,CV writing skills,English writing skills,job search,job seeking tips,working in norway,writing skills...

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 29 2019
  21. Your job search: How to show how smart you are?

    Especially when you’re looking for a job. But just write about yourself in a simple, clear way when doing ... are? business English,CV writing skills,cv writing tips,English writing skills,job search,job seeker...

    Article Working in Norway Sept. 30 2019
  22. The Most Common Mistake CV Writers Make

    ...mistake? Recently, a job-seeking engineer sent me their CV to proofread for grammatical and spelling mistakes ... Mistake CV Writers Make civil engineers,cv writing,CV writing skills,cv writing tips,english CV,English...

    Article Working in Norway Aug. 29 2019
  23. Me, overqualified? How to show you’re not by a long shot

    ...career change,communication skills,cover letter writing,CV writing skills,job seeking,LinkedIn profile ... personal) to use a different skill set than what you’ve been using? Second, write so the reader will understand...

    Article Working in Norway Aug. 22 2019
  24. Let’s be perfectly clear: Writing the Summary on your CV

    ...that there is no clear right or wrong in resume writing frustrates some job seekers, especially engineers ... clear: Writing the Summary on your CV CV writing skills,cv writing tips,English writing skills,job search...

    Article Working in Norway June 30 2019
  25. Job Seekers: Can you write less and get more?

    ...you write less and get more? cover letter writing skills,CV writing skills,English writing skills,job ... Given that I teach business writing, my mind automatically went to CVs and cover letters. I thought...

    Article Working in Norway May 31 2019