selection criteria

Selection criteria – an overview

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Selection criteria are most commonly found in Australia in recruitment for government-funded jobs, but sometimes these practices travel across the ditch, so a brief outline will help you understand what is required. Answering selection criteria Selection criteria contained in the job description describe the particular skills, abilities, knowledge and qualifications (if any) that are required […]

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Tips for CV and LinkedIn photos

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Modern CVs do not require photographs – they provide potential for bias by the recruiter and detracts from the person’s skills.  There are some exceptions to the rule though.  Some recruiters for customer-facing roles want to assess your appearance in addition to your skills and experience, e.g. cabin crew on airlines, models and actors. If […]