With the New Year approaching, this is a popular time for people to start looking for a new job. If you have some time off over the Christmas period, this is the ideal time to start researching roles and applying for them.
If this is something you’re going to be doing, your first step should be to update your CV. As well as adding any new experience, it’s also well worth tidying it up so it only includes relevant information. Is a potential employer really going to care that you worked in your local corner shop 20 years ago for example?
The National Careers Service has put together this fantastic infographic which can help you to determine whether or not your CV is long overdue a spring clean.