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Cv Writing

  1. 3. Contents <ul><li>How to write a professional CV . </li></ul><ul><li>Do and Do not . </li></ul><ul><li>How to differentiate your CV . </li></ul><ul><li>What employers seek . </li></ul>
  2. 4. <ul><li>It takes less than HALF a MINUTE for a CV to ends up either in the Consider File or in the Rejection Basket </li></ul><ul><li>By better understanding the people who will be reading your CV , You can better write a CV that will get you the interview . </li></ul>Fact of Life
  3. 6. Mohamed Ali Saleh 17, Oraby St., Faisal, Giza. Home : +2023030255 Mobile : +20101221432 E-mail : [email_address] Personal contacts
  4. 7. Seeking a job as medical representative in AstraZeneca . Objective
  5. 8. <ul><li>Date of birth : 21 st September 1983 </li></ul><ul><li>Nationality: Egyptian. </li></ul><ul><li>Military Status: ( Exempted, Exempted temporarily) or Undetermined or Completed. </li></ul><ul><li>Governmental obligations: (Completed, Cancelled, Undetermined). </li></ul><ul><li>Driving License : Valid till 2010. </li></ul>Personal Data
  6. 9. <ul><li>2000-2005 Faculty of Pharmacy ,Cairo University , </li></ul><ul><li>Bachelor degree of Pharmaceutical Sciences with grade: very good with honor degree. </li></ul><ul><li>1988-2000 Orouba Language school – Dokki </li></ul><ul><li>General secondary certificate with grade 99.6% </li></ul>Education
  7. 10. <ul><li>March –April ,2006 , Sanofi-aventis </li></ul><ul><li>Trained as medical representative in cardiovascular line. </li></ul><ul><li>March – April ,2005 , Pfizer </li></ul><ul><li>Training in Quality control department. </li></ul><ul><li>June –August ,2004 , Basma pharmacy </li></ul><ul><li>Trained as a community pharmacist. </li></ul>Summer Training
  8. 11. <ul><li>July,2006 Students Skills Development program (SSDP) certified by Novartis </li></ul><ul><li>(5 sessions for preparing students to pharmaceutical market hosted by Cairo University) </li></ul><ul><li>August,2006 Basic selling skills workshop certified by recruitment and training committee. </li></ul>Courses
  9. 12. <ul><li>English: Excellent. </li></ul><ul><li>French: very good. </li></ul>Languages
  10. 13. <ul><li>Windows ,Internet : Excellent </li></ul><ul><li>MS Word , MS excel : Good </li></ul>Computer Skills
  11. 14. <ul><li>Member in the students’ Union –Faculty of pharmacy Cairo university. </li></ul><ul><li>Member in charity family –Faculty of pharmacy Cairo university. </li></ul><ul><li>Contribution to and organized the pharmacy Olympics . </li></ul><ul><li>Founded and led the second employment fair. </li></ul>Activities
  12. 15. <ul><li>Reading , travelling ,playing football . </li></ul>Personal interests References <ul><li>Are furnished upon request </li></ul>
  13. 16.  Do <ul><li>Be concise in your objective. </li></ul><ul><li>Stress your accomplishments and skills. </li></ul><ul><li>Be consistent on tenses. </li></ul><ul><li>Proofread ( Magic tool f7 key) or by your friends . </li></ul><ul><li>Use formal Fonts ( Arial, Verdana, Georgia ). </li></ul><ul><li>Use readable Font size 12-14 </li></ul><ul><li>Use bold , Italic, Underline type to emphasize. </li></ul><ul><li>Use high quality paper( 80 gm-white papers ) .. </li></ul><ul><li>use phrases and words that are positive and action-oriented. </li></ul>
  14. 17.  Keywords <ul><li>Opportunity </li></ul><ul><li>Quality </li></ul><ul><li>Results </li></ul><ul><li>Team </li></ul><ul><li>Professional </li></ul><ul><li>Proactive </li></ul><ul><li>Leader </li></ul><ul><li>Objective </li></ul><ul><li>Analytical </li></ul>
  15. 18.  Action verbes <ul><li>Achieved </li></ul><ul><li>Conducted </li></ul><ul><li>Organized </li></ul><ul><li>Participated </li></ul><ul><li>Contributed (to) </li></ul><ul><li>Proposed </li></ul><ul><li>Founded </li></ul><ul><li>Led </li></ul><ul><li>Developed </li></ul>
  16. 19.  Do NOT <ul><li>include personal information such as marital status ,race, religion. </li></ul><ul><li>Exceed 2 pages </li></ul><ul><li>fold resume </li></ul><ul><li>Use the pronoun “I” or “me” or “my” (personal attributes) </li></ul><ul><li>State salary requirements </li></ul><ul><li>Include any information that you cannot supply documentation or explain </li></ul><ul><li>Use abbreviations . </li></ul><ul><li>Use frames ,tables,colours </li></ul>
  17. 20. CV basic rules <ul><li>Attachments </li></ul><ul><li>Hard or soft copy </li></ul><ul><li>Envelopes , plastic jackets and stickers </li></ul><ul><li>Photos </li></ul>
  18. 21. <ul><li>High Education </li></ul><ul><li>School Education </li></ul><ul><li>Summer trainings </li></ul><ul><li>Languages </li></ul><ul><li>Traveling </li></ul><ul><li>Sports </li></ul><ul><li>Readings </li></ul><ul><li>Computer Skills </li></ul><ul><li>Social activities </li></ul>How to differentiate yourself
  19. 22. <ul><li>Top 10 Qualities Employers Seek </li></ul><ul><li>Communication skills (verbal and written) </li></ul><ul><li>Honesty/integrity </li></ul><ul><li>Teamwork skills (works well with others) </li></ul><ul><li>Interpersonal skills (relates well to others) </li></ul><ul><li>Motivation/initiative </li></ul><ul><li>Strong work ethic </li></ul><ul><li>Analytical skills </li></ul><ul><li>Flexibility/adaptability </li></ul><ul><li>Computer skills </li></ul><ul><li>Self-confidence </li></ul>What Employers seek
  20. 23. WWW.rtc.org.eg [email_address]

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