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business: Snappy CVs - Create a 1 page CV

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what we are doing:

Go over the basics of why people need a snappy CV. Discuss how to recognise your own skills and strengths. Show and discuss professional CV layout for a single-page CV This is a companion class to the Snappy Cover Letters class (see below).

Sign up to both and match your cover letter to your snappy CV!

what you will learn:

Why a short 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 You may also wish to create a 1 page cover letter for your CV in this class (

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: 17.30 (incl. GST)

RSVP and pay using this paypal link ( or

deposit 17.30 into Chalkle's Kiwibank account:
Details to include: 98683932 - Your name

our cancelation policy:

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- after 7pm night before = no refund and a no show will be recorded.

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