The Truth about CV’s from UK Recruiters

Andrew Fennell Andrew Fennell


Key Points to take from this study…

  • Out of 54 CV’s that are received on average for every UK vacancy, only 3 are sent on to hiring managers – so make sure yours is appealing to recruiters.
  • It only takes 1 mistake in your CV for recruiters to start doubting you – so make sure you triple check your CV before sending it out.
  • 73% of recruiters will look you up on LinkedIn – so when you’re job hunting, ensure that yours is up-to-date and professional.

Check out our 32 CV writing tips for 2017 for more advice