Five top tips to shape up your CV

Written by
Changeboard Team

10 Oct 2012

10 Oct 2012 • by Changeboard Team

Tailor your CV

Tailor your CV to the role and organisation you’re applying for. Highlight why you are the champion – the right person for the job.

Focus on competencies

Study the job description and person specification and show how your skills and experience match the role.


How you can add value to potential employers? Set yourself apart from the competition by listing your personal bests.

Personal statement

Use this to get ahead of the rest – explain your passion for your industry, and why you’re a good fit.


Move into poll position by keeping your CV concise. Invest time to ensure it’s not too long, there are no mistakes and format is consistent.