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  1. Is your CV missing this information?

    ...that’s important in a CV. Including a paragraph where you describe your skills is an opportunity you ... poorly written CV can prevent you from being called in for an interview. Try looking at your CV – but this...

    Article Råd og tips Dec. 17 2021
  2. Shopping and CV Writing: Can you curb your urge?

    Have you ever thought that shopping and writing your CV have something in common?— —I didn’t either, ... happened when I got in a CV for proofreading … CV writing skills,English writing skills,job seeker,job seeking...

    Article Working in Norway May 26 2019
  3. CV Writing: Giving up before you even start?

    ...proofreading CVs as I have, I can write with certainty that people sure don’t like writing CVs. Which is ... that a) most people don’t like writing, b) most people don’t like writing about themselves, and c) most...

    Article Working in Norway May 11 2019
  4. 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 ... But I’ve noticed that the CV a … CV writing skills,English CV writing skills,job search tips,job seeking...

    Article Working in Norway Feb. 18 2020
  5. Rule of Thumb: Don’t write references on your CV (do this instead)

    ...know that you don’t need to list references on your CV? Working in Norway Back in the day, we all wrote ... wrote our three references at the bottom of our CVs because a) we were told to do so, and b) it made us look...

    Article Working in Norway Aug. 17 2020
  6. Job Seekers: Can you write less and get more?

    ...and 2) … cover letter writing skills,CV writing skills,English writing skills,job seeking, Working in ... Given that I teach business writing, my mind automatically went to CVs and cover letters. I thought...

    Article Working in Norway May 31 2019
  7. 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 employer. It’s a golden ... 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 May 9 2023
  8. 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
  9. Looking for work?: Tips on how to write about your skill set

    ...in their life has learned some skills along the way. What kind of skills do you have? In a particularly ... growling into his phone, “I have a particular skill set”. Given his convincing tone of voice (and that...

    Article July 30 2020
  10. Hate Your CV? Try Some TLC

    CV- tip: Do you hate your CV? Don´t you recognice yoursef? Try some TLC (tender loving care) with the ... English,CV writing skills,English writing skills,job search,job seeking tips,working in norway,writing skills...

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 29 2019
  11. 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 ... somewhere along the … CV writing skills,cv writing tips,English writing skills,job search,job seeker...

    Article Working in Norway June 30 2019
  12. How to write a good cover letter

    ...letter shows your ability to express yourself in writing as well. jobbsøknad,god søknad,skrive søknad Råd ... starting Read the job posting carefully before writing your cover letter and analyze what’s written there:...

    Article Råd og tips Mar. 18 2022
  13. Your LinkedIn Summary: Be Smart, Write Smart

    ...there that I most often get inspiration for blog writing from something that’s said in class. This evening ... to my … business communication,CV writing skills,English writing skills,international workplace,LinkedIn...

    Article Working in Norway Sept. 24 2017
  14. How to Explain a [Hole/Gap] in Your CV

    ...school English … CV writing skills,cv writing tips,english CV,English language skills,job interview tips ... for that. Yet what stood out during last Monday’s CV/CL course in Bergen was the number of men and women...

    Article Working in Norway Mar. 11 2018
  15. The Most Common Mistake CV Writers Make

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

    Article Working in Norway Aug. 29 2019
  16. Can You Find the Mistake?

    ...as easy to spot, and … 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
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. Job Applications: Why Do You Seek Approval?

    I’m teaching my CV/cover letter writing course tomorrow morning, and I already know what will go wrong ... somewhere into my instruction: Why do you … CV writing skills,english CV,international workplace,job search,job...

    Article Working in Norway Oct. 22 2017
  20. 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 ... expressed a … business English,CV writing skills,cv writing tips,English writing skills,job search,job seeker...

    Article Working in Norway Sept. 30 2019
  21. What’s your look on ‘Link’?

    ...heading out into the working world. They need their CVs, cover letters and LinkedIn profiles looked at by ... best writing foot forward so they’ll quickly land a job after finishing school. … CV writing skills,cv...

    Article Working in Norway Mar. 19 2020
  22. – You can apply even if you don’t meet all of the job requirements

    Making a thorough analysis before starting to write your application can make the difference between ... your best career advisor Need help writing a good application and CV? Or reviewing a job offer or contract...

    Article Råd og tips Sept. 20 2021
  23. 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 ... your abilities in your CV/LinkedIn profile. CV writing skills,English writing skills,intercultural communication...

    Article Working in Norway Apr. 13 2021
  24. No need to delete: How to write about ‘old’ jobs in your new job search

    ...ten years ago on your CV? That ten years is the unofficial cut-off date for writing about your career when ... you do, should you take a second look at your writing? People tell me that they can really agonize over...

    Article Working in Norway Feb. 2 2021
  25. LinkedIn: Tell the Truth (Please), Part Two

    ...good think before sitting down the next time to write about our own life and work experience in this one-page ... stylized format. ‘It’ in this … CV writing skills,English language skills,foreign language,international...

    Article Working in Norway Aug. 28 2017