Episode 210

CVs and Resumes for Corporate Professionals (Ep 210)

Discover the keys to unlocking your dream corporate career with this episode of "The Job Hunting Podcast." Celebrating four years of providing invaluable career guidance, this episode delves deep into the essential distinctions between CVs and resumes, shedding light on their critical role in today's global job market. From the detailed nuances of CVs preferred in academia to the concise, skills-focused resumes favored in North America, learn how to tailor these documents for success. Explore expert tips for crafting the perfect CV or resume, avoid common pitfalls, and stay ahead of the curve with essential insights. Subscribe to "The Job Hunting Newsletter" to embark on your job-hunting journey with confidence. Your dream career awaits!

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Timestamps to guide your listening:

  • 03:56 - Are resumes and CVs two different things
  • 05:39 - When do you use a CV, and when do I use a resume?
  • 06:41 - What is a CV (Curriculum Vitae)?
  • 08:08 - What is a resume?
  • 16:03 - The Emphasis
  • 17:55 - Why It's hard to get it right?
  • 20:05 - Reflection of you as a professional
  • 22:11 - Common mistakes and misconceptions regarding the formatting.
  • 33:42 - Write a resume or CV for the reader, not for yourself. 

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About the host, Renata Bernarde

Hello, I'm Renata Bernarde, the Host of The Job Hunting Podcast. I'm also an executive coach, job-hunting expert, and career strategist. I teach corporate, non-profit, and public professionals the steps and frameworks to help them find great jobs, change, and advance their careers with confidence and less stress. 

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I'm Renata Bernarde, a former CEO and senior executive, now dedicated to helping professionals succeed in advancing their careers. I believe that you can have the best career. One that satisfies your financial and personal needs, brings you joy, and adds value to your life.
I designed career services that can meet your needs and your budget. So, if you're a seasoned professional at a career crossroads, seeking to align your next job with your life's purpose, then let's redefine your career path together and turn aspirations into achievements. Are you ready? Let's embark on this journey together.

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Renata Bernarde