Posts tagged Human Resources advice
THE HOURS YOU SPEND ON YOUR RESUME - part 1

I remember sitting with my then colleagues in a London office, and having one of them exclaim - look at this CV, this person has been working for 30 years, which is longer than I've been alive! This was met with sniggers and head nods from all present. Except me. When I stated that I too at that time had been working for 30 years, I was met with shocked faces. 

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Are you really ready to be interviewed?

Not everyone leaves their employment by choice......  Any kind of vagueness or glib explanation will only affect your credibility with the interviewer.  Lying and fudging the truth will invariably be found out.  Professional interviewers can spot B.S. from a mile away and their “gut instincts” are honed to spot any inconsistencies. 

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