CVs for Executive Leaders: Back to Basics…
This article was written by Barbara Hooper of Jack Hammer – one of the top three executive search firms in South Africa.
On a daily basis, I deal with executives who lead companies or sizeable businesses in large corporates, are adept and confident around the negotiating table, and orchestrate complex deals but, when it comes to putting together a CV that is essentially their personal branding tool, well…we’ve seen some sloppily thrown-together shockers!
Now, I know that it may seem like a trivial administrative task to formulate a document that accurately represents your career and achievements, but when one is competing for one’s next big career move, a well-formulated CV needs some serious attention.
Here are some pointers to ponder…