The Critical 7 seconds
The Students-2-Work academy is based o over 30 years of recruitment activity. From our and others experiences when a CV arrives you have 7 seconds to be considered for the next phase.
Always remember you are in a competition – you many have to be selected from 100’s of CV applicants.
The first seven seconds are vital to make the next stage
What are the critical criteria ?
1. As a student, is your course applicable to the role ?
2. Where are you based, are your location options clear ?
3. Is your CV clear and well presented ?
4. Do you offer something different ?
As your CV is processed it will fail on any NO in this list and will be rejected.
The Students-2-Work academy will guide you through a series of structured steps, making sure that you address any issues in your approach.
Pass this stage and you make the next cut, getting closer to your first role.