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Job cv

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Job cv

  1. 1. 1 Job Search & CV Writing Module D1: Information Retrieval for Professional and Organization Communication
  2. 2. 2 Job Searching  Why search for a job via the Internet?  Provides access to a broad range and depth of jobs  Low search cost  Able to post resume online  Increases resume visibility  A successful job searching strategy combines both online and offline approaches.
  3. 3. Job Search – Search Engines  Job search engines & job banks are useful tools for finding jobs online  Similar to generic search engines, i.e. Google, job search engines: 3  Crawl the Internet for job postings  Provide a listing of jobs relevant to query  Either in browser or via email  Popular job search engine sites include:  www.indeed.com  simplyhired.com  Jobster.com
  4. 4. 4 Job Search – Job banks  Job banks are another useful tool for searching jobs online.  A job bank is a listing of jobs posted by employers  Allows users to search by category, keyword, or location.  Allows users to create and post resume online.  Similar to a job search engines  Popular job banks include:  America’s job bank  CareerBuilder.com  Monster.com
  5. 5. 5 Curriculum Vitae (CV)  When searching for a job it is important to be equipped with necessary tools such as  An updated resume or alternatively a curriculum vitae  A curriculum vitae is similar to a resume, but is primarily used when applying for academic, education, scientific, or research positions.  Also applicable when applying for fellowships or grants.
  6. 6. 6 CV vs. Resume  Difference between a CV and a resume  Resume  Concise ; brief summation of one’s education, experience, & skills  Usually 1-2 pages  CV  A CV is usually longer, at least two pages, more detailed summation of one’s background, achievements, education, experience, & skills.  Different CV versions for different positions, which also applies to resumes.  Employers, especially overseas, expect to see a curriculum vitae from job seekers applying for prominent positions or grant requests.
  7. 7. CV Writing Tips and Info  Additional information about CV writing 7  www.cvtips.com  www.about.com  Sample CV template  CV template  Prepared by: Zabiullah +93 799 11 10 10

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