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5 Essential Elements of a
Skills-Focused CV

When it comes to CVs that focus on an individual’s skills rather than a chronological list of their work experience, some people are categorical: Recruiters don’t like skills-focused CVs – they should be avoided at all costs.

Broadly speaking, skills-focused CVs put an emphasis on your areas of competence rather than the jobs you’ve held in the past. In my opinion, skills-focused CVs can be very useful for job seekers; I often recommend using this format of CV.

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