TITLE

How to make the best use of CVs

AUTHOR(S)
Fowler, Alan
PUB. DATE
April 1995
SOURCE
People Management;4/6/1995, Vol. 1 Issue 7, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers advice on writing curriculum vitaes (CVs) for job applications. Advantages of using CVs instead of other job application forms; Considerations in writing comprehensive CVs; Procedures in making curriculum vitaes.
ACCESSION #
9710292181

 

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