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CV: the basics

Last modified on 07-12-2022
Tips and advice for making a strong CV
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Start date
25-01-2023 10:00
End date
25-01-2023 11:15

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Did you know that employers often look at your CV before reading your cover letter? This means that having a convincing CV is very important! In this online information session you will learn the basics in writing a CV and how to showcase your experience and qualities in an authentic way. You will learn to look at your CV through employer’s eyes, as well as how to adapt to what they are looking for. This will improve your chances of being invited for an interview and landing that job.

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  • This information session is free of charge
  • You can register if you are currently studying at the UvA or if you graduated no more than 1 year ago
  • Shortly before your participation, you'll receive specific information about logging in, preparing, etc.

Do it yourself

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You can read more about employers’ perspectives on a CV here. You can find self-assessment tools and information about applying for jobs here: 



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