Boost Your Empoyability!

There are lots of different ways that you can strengthen your CV and make yourself even more attractive to employers. Check out the links below for ways to increase your employability and excel!

Use your social media to impress – This article gives some great advice on how you can use blogging to network and gain connections.

Volunteer! – Voluntary experience shows employers that you’re passionate and experienced, and gives you something great to talk about at interview. Have a look at this page to see some of the great opportunities available locally.

Get LinkedIn – This is a professional social media network, and is a great opportunity to showcase you and your talents. It’s used by a lot of recruiters and could help you on the way to a job.

Keep on learning – No matter if you’re in school or if you’ve long since left it behind, showing that you’re keen to learn new skills and that you go out of your way to widen your horizons is a surefire way to prove your employability. Local colleges offer free evening courses, or you can search online for free e-courses (or MOOCs). Digital skills are some of the most in demand there are, and Google offers loads of courses to help you boost your skills.