How to Make a Curriculum Vitae for Dummies

How to make curriculum vitae CV

Are you planning to apply for a job and you need a curriculum vitae or in short CV? For fresh graduates or seasonal applicants because this is new to them, making a CV that they still new to them how to format looks like is very unimaginable, that is why i decided to share you a tutorial how to do it.

In the end of this page I will share you a sample of CV or curriculum vitae so that you don't need to start from scratch and you can just easily edit it but first please watch this short video tips so you can have knowledge how to add more impact to your CV or curriculum vitae before sending it to your employer. 


What is a CV or Curriculum Vitae

According to Wikipedia, while resume is a short version, a CV is a complete records of someone's career and can be extensive. The difference about CV and resume is the information required cannot be put on one page,  most of the time CV is 2 page while resume can be in one page.

The Difference Between A Resume and CV

A curriculum vitae is a longer 2 page. It is more detailed synopsis of the background and skills. As with resume, you may need different version of a CV for different types of position. 

Like a resume,  a curriculum vitae should include your name, contact information, education, skills and experience. In addition to these basics, however a CV also includes research and teaching experience, publications, presentations, grants and fellowships, professional associations and licenses, awards and honors,  and other information relevant to the position you are applying for. 

Download The Sample Curriculum Vitae


Hope this page is helpful to you. If you have problems on this page or concern, you can leave a comment below or send me an email. Again thank you for having time reading on my page and good luck to you. 

How to Make a Curriculum Vitae for Dummies How to Make a Curriculum Vitae for Dummies Reviewed by Paul on May 12, 2019 Rating: 5