A CV with all the bells and whistles; fancy infographic-like resumes that are all the latest rage. Graphic CV’s are showing up much more frequently than ever before, because of the amount of encouragement to create them. “It’s a way to show you personality!” they say, but as time goes by, people seem to focus more on the look over the actual content. Here are common elements of graphic CV’s which we see too often, that should be reconsidered when you’re in the process of writing a CV.
Disclaimer: If you’re applying for a job in graphic design, gaming, anything which requires extensive knowledge in photoshop or visual graphics- by all means, go all out!
Graphic CVs: The Dos and Don’ts
There is no set formula to finding the perfect company to work for; as individuals, we all have different values, ambitions, ideas- just like every business. Before making a decision that will effect your day to day life for the coming years, you will need to invest time in researching a company to determine compatibility. If you have doubts or want to know more, here are some sources to find what you need to know.
Are you and a company a good match?
In celebration of International Women’s Day, we wanted to shine a light on some of the Netherland’s most inspirational women both in the past and present day.
Inspiring Dutch Women – International Women’s Day 2017
Forget the canal boat ride… unless it includes brew and burgers by Hard Rock Café, and say “so long” to the horse drawn carriage, over priced glass of champagne and scattered rose petals. If you like all of those things, that’s alright, but here are some more ideas that will blow the socks off your significant other this Valentine’s Day.
Valentine’s Day Activity Ideas in the Netherlands
There are a few standard emergency numbers, codes, and sounds you should know when moving to the Netherlands.
Emergency numbers in the Netherlands