How to convert a scientific CV into a business CV

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Seán is back with another guest post, this time on the tricky subject of turning your scientific CV into a business CV! Seán explains how to make a good first impression with your cover letter, and shares some tips and tricks for making your CV more business-friendly. A huge problem that Continue reading How to convert a scientific CV into a business CV

Job hunting in the digital age

Job hunting in the digital age

Technology is impacting job hunting in a big way. This month’s guest blogger Vera Marie Reed explains how to establish a professional online presence, and how to rise to the challenge of a video interview. And with a fantastic infographic too! Graduates completing a degree program in search of employment face a Continue reading Job hunting in the digital age

Sorry to turn you down, but you’re overqualified

Sorry to turn you down, you're overqualified article, by Chris Humphrey

I recently answered a question over on my Facebook page, about what to do when your job application is rejected because you’re ‘overqualified’. This is a frustrating response for applicants to receive, and researchers may encounter it more than most. In my experience being ‘overqualified’ can be a lazy shorthand for a number of Continue reading Sorry to turn you down, but you’re overqualified