Preparing the Perfect CV

Preparing the Perfect CV provides sample CVs, advice on how to present yourself in the best way possible and tips on how to write an effective cover letter


Book Details

Dimensions 140 x 216 cm

Kogan Page

Publication date

11 Mar 2009







Edition Number


About The Author

Rebecca Corfield

Rebecca Corfield is an expert in career management, presentation skills and organizational development. A former President of the National Institute of Career Guidance in the UK, she advises individuals and companies on career issues and personal change and her interview advice for students regularly appears on Times Online. She is the author of the bestselling titles Preparing the Perfect CV, Successful Interview Skills, Preparing the Perfect Job Application and The Redundancy Survival Guide all published by Kogan Page.

Every job hunter needs an impressive CV that describes their educational and professional history. A well-prepared and individually tailored CV is invaluable and can greatly improve your chances of getting the job you want.

Preparing The Perfect CV provides sample CVs for job seekers of different abilities applying for various types of work. It is therefore useful for every age and calibre, from school leavers to those wishing to return to work after a career break.

Careers expert Rebecca Corfield analyses the content and presentation of a well-prepared CV, helping you to impress the employer and get an interview. Complete with new online CV templates to get readers started and a comprehensive checklist of dos and don’ts, Preparing the Perfect CV is an indispensable guide that every job seeker should have.

Online supporting resources for this book include downloadable sample CV layouts and templates.