Thursday, 3 January 2013

The Differences, Similarities Between CV And Resume

Have you ever wonder difference between a Curriculum Vitae(CV) and a Resume? 
Now i want to take this time out not to explain but to let you the differences between a curriculum vitae and a resume.
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What is a Resume
A resume is a well-structured, easy-to-read presentation of your own skills, capabilities and accomplishments.
- Resumes do not usually exceed 2 pages, 1 page is ideal.
- A resume contains details about your work.

 What is a CV
A curriculum vitae is a long detailed synopsis of your background and skills, it is usually two or more pages. CV includes a summary of your educational and academic backgrounds as well as teaching and research experience, publications, presentations, awards, honors, affiliations and other details.
- CVs are about 2 to 3 pages long.
- It contains details about you educational background and qualifications.

A good professional CV should include your name, contact information, education, skills and experience. In addition to the basics, a CV includes research and teaching experience, publications, grants and fellowships, professional associations and licenses, awards and other information relevant to the position you are applying for. Start by making a list of all your background information, then organize it into categories. Make sure you include dates on all the publications you include.

The similarities between a CV and a Resume is that both are organized into distinct understandable sections which provides information about you.


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