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The 10-second rule: Make your CV stand out in the first 10 seconds

Roxanne Newson

March 13, 2019

It’s no secret that our attention spans are getting shorter. We’re all starved for time and have an unbelievable amount of information that we have to digest on a minute-by-minute basis.

Recruiters are no different! With an average recruiter taking just 30 seconds to scan a CV it’s fair to say that you need to catch their attention, and quick! But how do you make your CV stand out from the crowd when there’s simply so much competition for their attention?

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