What is a current curriculum vitae?
A curriculum vitae, commonly referred to as a CV, is a longer (two or more pages), more detailed synopsis than a resume. Your CV should be clear, concise, complete, and up-to-date with current employment and educational information.
Is CV the same as resume?
A resume is a one page summary of your work experience and background relevant to the job you are applying to. A CV is a longer academic diary that includes all your experience, certificates, and publications. The differences are: (1) A resume is one page (max.
Should I put my age on my CV?
As your age doesn’t affect your ability to do the job you’re applying for, it has no place on your CV. Employers should measure your ability on years of experience, not how old you are. Don’t give them the fuel to do so by including your age on your CV.
Should your address be on your CV?
Traditionally, including an address on a resume was standard practice as physical mail was the main way employers would respond after a submitted application. Today, most communication about the hiring process takes place online. As a result, including a full address is not always necessary.