How to write my CV and cover letter

The curriculum vitae (CV) and cover letter are key elements for the success of your application. They are elements upon which the recruiter will decide whether or not he or she wants to meet you for an interview!

So do not take editing lightly, even if this task is not always easy. Fortunately, brochures, tools, or specialized sites exist to help you in this effort:

 

The guide "CV and cover letter", proposed by ADEM, provides beneficial instructions and tips for preparing your CV, cover letter, and job interview.


 

Eportfolio, available on the webportal “Anelo”, offers you the possibility to manage your contact information, diplomas / certificates, and offers you the possibility to create a model containing your CV and a cover letter following your professional background.


 

Tools on commercial sites similar to “CVthèque”, offered on jobs.lu, provide the possibility to create and save your resume online, to use it as a reply to an offer or make it available (as a record saved in a CV database) to be read by employers.


 

Kliber connects recruiters and job seekers via video by a mobile application.  Many companies are currently recruiting on Kliber, in different sectors and according to candidates' varying levels of study.

Kliber allows for searching jobs by category or by name of the company. Answer the recruiter's four questions by filming yourself with your laptop or smartphone camera. Then submit your profile as well as your video responses.

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