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business: snappy CVs - create a 1 page CV

what we are doing:

Go over the basics of why people need a CV.
Discuss how to recognise your own skills and strengths.
Show and discuss professional CV layout for a single-page CV

what you will learn:

Why a good CV is essential in job-hunting.
Why presentation (including spelling and grammar) is vital for a CV
How to recognise and ask for a referee
How to identify your own skills and strengths
How to collect all the information necessary to produce your own 1-Page CV

type of lesson introduction

skill required: 2/10

Your chalkler will be:

Kate Barker
Over 20 years' professional writing experience.
Certificate in How to Teach Adults (Community Education Centre, Wellington)
Several years' experience on both sides of the job-seeking industry.
Owner/Operator of Word Soup, copywriting and editing company.

What to bring

Pen, pencil, paper (handouts/worksheets will be provided and worked on in class).

charge: 15

RSVP and pay using this paypal link

our cancelation policy:
If you RSVP for a lesson and fail to show up, you will get a "no show". Three no shows means you will be removed from chalkle. You may request to rejoin after six months.

If you cancel your RSVP:
- more than seven days = refund minus 10% admin fee.
- less than 7 days = no refund, and restricted from this lesson for three months.
- after 7pm night before = no refund, lesson restriction, and a no show will be recorded.

about chalkle:
Chalkle connects people interested in teaching and learning from each other face-to-face -- in a fun, social environment!

Choose from many affordable lessons up for grabs (from intros to master classes) in agriculture, art and craft, business, construction, digital media, food, languages, music and performance, science, technology and zombie survival... and many of the lessons are free!

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  • Craig V.

    Some great tips for creating my 1 page CV :-)

    December 11, 2012

  • Anna

    Very informative

    December 10, 2012

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