Just 30 minutes could save you 30 days in your job search.Welcome to our Ask a recruiter series of Workshops.
Our workshop is specially designed to give international job seekers in Sweden an insight into what is required by employers and how to improve their chances of success.
This is your chance to work directly with a recruiter, get real feedback on your CV and job search from an employers perspective and ask questions such as: How does an employer view my CV? What impression does my CV give?
All workshops are held as 1 on 1 sessions via online web meetings over Skype. Typical duration is 1 hour.
WORKSHOP 1: Get help from a recruiter - Your Swedish CV
Does your CV pass the 30 second test?
The average time reading a CV is just 6.25 seconds
Your CV is your most important tool and first impressions matter to Swedish employers. Get past the screening stage with the perfect CV and get more responses.
Join this workshop to get expert help from a recruiter in creating your CV customized for Swedish employers.
What you will learn:
What do Swedish employers look for in your CV and Cover Letter?
Have you included the right information?
Get an insight into the hiring process
How to present your professional experience?
How to profile yourself for different types of jobs.
Learn about the Do’s and Dont’s of job application writing
How to write a well structured and professional CV presentation
Get help from a recruiter to:
1. Plan and customise your CV
format it for Swedish employers
customise it for industries and job titles
2. Present your experience
demonstrate your credibility
quantify your performance and experince
quantify your market experience
use client references and brands
3. Profile your skills
highlight transferable skills
strengthen areas of weakness
demonstrate soft skills
4. Structure your CV
structure information correctly
draw attention to key areas
optimise it for keyword, databaese and webforms
use LinkedIn to support your CV
create a supporting online portfolio
tune up your social media profile
5. Style your CV
reduce clutter and make it user friendly
make it aesthetically appealing