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Tips for freshers to improve their CV

If you’re a Fresher without work experience, it can be difficult to identify what to put in your resume. Many freshers often pad their resumes to make it look bigger - Please don’t do that.
Don’t talk about your parents and their professions
Don’t use large fonts
Don’t list down too many ways to contact you just to consume space
Don’t write down a generic signature statement which will just be skipped

Here are things you MUST add in detail:
Your projects and internships - Many freshers often just provide a one-line about these. But, these points are exactly where you should elaborate more. Add sub-headings under your project - Overview, Methodologies/ Technical Skills, Your contributions, Learnings etc.
Guide the interview:
Your CV is not just a way to talk about your achievements. It can also be a good way for you to guide your interview, so that the conversation turns towards your strengths. Mention your favorite subjects, books you’ve read, blogs you follow etc.
Use power verbs and numbers:
Power verbs like led, organized, achieved, implemented, envisioned etc are all good. Use numbers to be more specific about your achievements.

Examples below:

Won second place among 35 participants
Created 12 articles with a total views of 4370 during my internship

Make sure you get 4–5 friends to review your CV once.
Finally, make sure you are prepared to field questions on any topic you have mentioned in your Resume. If you have mentioned something in your CV, Interviewers believe that it is fair game to question you on that topic. So prepare yourself accordingly.

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Your CV should be up-to-date and should be edited according to the company you apply or. This can help you to clear the screening levels of resumes.

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There are many job vacancies for freshers, so be prepared to face the job interview with different kinds of question. One of the very common question is Why should we hire you? For answering this question you need to understand the basic need of the employer, job profile, your skills and then give a diplomatic answer with respect to the benefit of the company. Just read on to know more:

1) Question Meaning:

This question actually means if we hire you for instance what good can you do for us? What is your specialty? How are you different from other candidates? So here you need to express your skills with a proof. Consider yourself like a product and start selling yourself.

2) Create a statement; quite attractive for your sale:

The more appropriate details you give the more you will be convincing. You should give details about your previous achievements if possible along with proofs and numerical data. Which will help you to get a secured job.

3) What makes you special?

This is a question regarding what can you do for us? Mention your skills and explain them how your skills can benefit the organization. Understand the stress given by the employer with respect to your job profile. Prepare or think of two or three qualities your employer is looking for and tell the same. At the same do not hide your actual personal traits too, it shows your confidence level.

4) How you are different from others?

You really need to do a homework and not from an interview point of view but for your own self to actually where do you stand in your life and what more is required to be better than what you are today? After introspection just mention it to the interviewer in a confident way.

There are many walk in interview jobs available for you, prepare yourself and apply for the interviews.

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