DoYouBuzz Can Help You Easily Create Customizable Resume and Spread It Across Social Networks


People whose work involves computers need to have an online version of their resumes a.k.a. curricula vita. If you plan on uploading an online CV furnished in Microsoft Word, you will not stand out from the crowd. You need a resume that is brilliant and eye catching. DoYouBuzz can help with that.

DoYouBuzz is a wonderful website that helps you create an online resume within minutes. The site features free and paid accounts. While you can take full advantage of the site’s services only through the paid account, the free version will be a good place to start.

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You start by creating a username and password on the site. Entering your name gives you your very own DoYouBuzz URL. As you move on you can transfer information from your LinkedIn and Viadeo accounts. At the time you enter your name, you can also enter your employment type and field. Leer más “DoYouBuzz Can Help You Easily Create Customizable Resume and Spread It Across Social Networks”

Devil in the details

By Jim Bright

Going over your CV with a fine-tooth comb might land you that dream job, writes Jim Bright.

Heather writes from Canberra seeking advice about her cover letter and CV. As a recent graduate, she has been frustrated in her attempts to secure a position. She hopes for a management or public service role but has been offered only retail positions.

“What am I doing wrong?” she asks.

Well, having reviewed the email, cover letter and CV, there are plenty of areas in which Heather can improve her application.

Firstly, there is a discrepancy between her claim that she has “an eye for detail” and some of her content. For instance, the cover letter includes the sentence: “I am very thorough and precise, without overlooking the finer points.” Here, the word “without” is misused.


Going over your CV with a fine-tooth comb might land you that dream job, writes Jim Bright.

Heather writes from Canberra seeking advice about her cover letter and CV. As a recent graduate, she has been frustrated in her attempts to secure a position. She hopes for a management or public service role but has been offered only retail positions.

“What am I doing wrong?” she asks.

Well, having reviewed the email, cover letter and CV, there are plenty of areas in which Heather can improve her application.

Firstly, there is a discrepancy between her claim that she has “an eye for detail” and some of her content. For instance, the cover letter includes the sentence: “I am very thorough and precise, without overlooking the finer points.” Here, the word “without” is misused. Leer más “Devil in the details”

Manual para impresionar a un seleccionador experto con tu CV


Cuando tu Curriculum Vitae (CV) llega a las manos del seleccionador, éste tarda sólo 10 segundos en decidir si seguirá leyendo… Si lo hace, entonces sólo necesitará otros 20 segundos más para tomar la decisión de colocarlo en la bandeja de candidatos potenciales para analizarlo luego en profundidad. La mayoría terminarán en la papelera de reciclaje (si es que los han impreso) o en la papelera del ordenador. Leer más “Manual para impresionar a un seleccionador experto con tu CV”