The Filipino career-seeker has developed a habit of being complacent with following colloquially-established principles of business attire.
Elsewhere on the web, a lot of attention is given to the proper way of writing a resumé (which we’ve also covered, with a twist), or on dressing properly for an interview.
Curiously, the curriculum vitae (CV) is what we actually have in mind when we hear the word “resumé” here in the Philippines. In terms of completeness, the CV is more detailed than the resumé. But do we really understand how the CV works?
THE RESUMÉ REVISITED: WHAT NOT TO DO WHEN WRITING THE MOST MISUNDERSTOOD JOB APPLICATION DOCUMENT OF ALL
The resumé is perhaps the most many-faced of the job application documents we use. This is because we come across so many different sources of advice on how to write it.