What do you associate with summer? Maybe it’s sunny days, ice-cream and drinking Pimm’s in the garden? Perhaps the reality is more flight delays and juggling childcare.

Whatever your vision of summer, you’ve probably heard it’s a bad time to be job hunting or making career plans. However, City CV founder and CEO, Victoria McLean, begs to differ.

As Victoria explains in her latest article for the Telegraph, these quieter summer months are the perfect time to reflect on your career to date and plan what comes next. This also means you’ll have a head start on the competition when everyone’s back at their desk in September.

Read the full article for some invaluable tips on getting your personal career story and CV in top shape. Victoria also covers LinkedIn, raising your online profile and how to network like a pro.

You can also call one of our expert consultants on 020 7100 6656 or email us if you have any questions about your next career steps. You can even call us from the garden with a Pimm’s in your hand – we won’t mind!

Victoria from City CV, best time to look for a job