Are you looking for a new job, or just ways to give your personal branding a boost? There is no better place to start than with this podcast. Simply click on the link below to listen to our invaluable career strategy tutorial.

Over the course of an hour, City CV CEO Victoria McClean talks to Gemma McCrae of Prosperity Kitchen – one of 2017’s hottest podcasts according to the Huffington Post. This wide-ranging discussion answers many of our clients’ questions about the current job market.

Among other things, Victoria shares detailed advice on:

Transforming your CV and covering letters into effective marketing tools. In the first 20 minutes you’ll discover how the recruitment industry has adapted to this new digital world. Victoria explains what to include on a modern CV (and what not to) and why every CV bullet point needs to be F.A.B.

Interview Technique. About 25 minutes in, Victoria and Gemma talk about how you can best prepare for your interview, answer commonly asked questions and control the agenda. Learn about the S.T.A.R. strategy for answering awkward questions and – crucially – how to calm your nerves.

Using LinkedIn. The final 20 minutes or so is all about LinkedIn. Around 97% of recruiters now use it, so it’s an essential platform to be on. Get some tips on headline writing, SEO and privacy settings, alongside networking etiquette and using LinkedIn to showcase your professional expertise.

Listen now by clicking the link below – or bookmark for your journey home.