Master Your CV with Insights from the AUBG Job and Internship Fair

April 08, 2024
Master Your CV with Insights from the AUBG Job and Internship Fair

Seeking CV tips for maximum impact? Here are some insights gathered from recruiters who were part of the AUBG Job and Internship Fair offer practical strategies to showcase your skills effectively.

Skills That Set You Apart

  • Proactivity: Take initiative and drive projects forward without waiting for instructions
  • Persistence: Demonstrate your resilience and determination to overcome obstacles.
  • Attention to Detail: Showcase your ability to spot the finer points and deliver quality work.
  • Analytical Thinking: Highlight your aptitude for problem-solving and data analysis.
  • Friendly and Team-Oriented: Fit seamlessly into office dynamics and collaborate effectively across diverse teams.
  • Curiosity and Eagerness to Learn: Show enthusiasm for acquiring new knowledge and skills.
  • Positive Attitude: Approach challenges with optimism and a can-do attitude.
  • Professional Development: Display a willingness to grow and enhance your skills continuously.
  • Ownership Mentality: Take accountability for your actions and projects.
  • Mission-Oriented: Align yourself with the company’s mission and demonstrate passion for its goals.
  • Long-Term Commitment: Employers seek candidates invested in long-term growth within the company, not just short-term stints.

CV Crafting Essentials

  • Modern Template: Ditch the outdated Europass format and explore contemporary options on platforms like Enhancv and Canva.
  • PDF Format: Ensure your CV remains intact by exporting it as a PDF.
  • Conciseness is Key: Keep your CV to a single page, focusing on highlighting your most relevant experiences and skills.
  • Keyword Optimization: Tailor your CV to match the keywords and requirements specified in the job listing.
  • About You Section: Offer a glimpse into your personality and interests to help recruiters connect with you on a personal level.
  • Photo Inclusion: Consider adding a professional photo to aid recruiters in remembering you among a sea of CVs.
  • LinkedIn Link: Hyperlink your LinkedIn profile for easy access to additional information about you.
  • Reverse Chronological Order: Arrange your experiences in anti-chronological order, starting with the most recent and relevant ones.
  • Formatting Emphasis: Use bold and underline to highlight information directly relevant to the position you’re applying for.
  • Showcase Your Campus Engagement: Illustrate your active involvement in campus activities and initiatives to demonstrate your proactive nature.

Thanks to all of the company representatives who contributed: Europe Cloud, Ficosota,, INDEAVR, MarketStar, ROITI, Thermo Fisher Scientific.