Jen David Jen David

Jen David is the Director of CV Shed. She has been writing CVs since 2010 and is a certified CV Writer. She has worked with clients in numerous industries and at all stages of their careers, from students through to senior executives of global businesses. She loves producing polished, focused CVs, enabling her clients to take the next step in their careers. Jen has written numerous articles for publication on industry-leading job boards and also edits the TopCV, TopResume and TopInterview blogs.

How to write a letter of recommendation for an employee

10 leadership traits that will catapult you straight to the top

Top tips to declutter your CV

Professional experience: how to list it on your CV

How to tailor your CV to a job description

What should a CV look like?

How to write an executive CV in 2024 (with example)

The complete list of networking tips to help you build your network

How to negotiate a salary

When to follow up on a job application (and examples of how to do it)

What to do whilst waiting for your professional CV rewrite

How to use LinkedIn for your job search

Should you disclose a disability on your job application?

How to explain a gap year on your CV

The ultimate guide to writing a CV in 2024

3 Ways on How to Upload CV on LinkedIn

Job-search tips for a crowded jobs market

Why you should update your CV ‒ even when you're not job hunting

What are transferable skills? (+ examples for your CV)

How to simplify your job search in 3 easy steps

Why a professional CV writer can show you off - better than you can

5 reasons a professional CV rewrite is worth it

You aren't entry level. Why is your CV?

5 job-search steps to shorten your hunt

Do creative job titles help me stand out ‒ or hurt my chances?

How to project confidence in a job interview (without sounding arrogant)

3 reasons your DIY CV is holding you back

3 ways a professionally written CV gives you a competitive edge

How do I know if my CV is working?

Why you shouldn't write your own CV

Be prepared: how to recession-proof your CV

Words and phrases to remove from your CV right away

How to put hard and soft skills on a CV

Why you should create a LinkedIn profile (and how to do it)

How to spring clean your CV in an afternoon

How to sell yourself on a CV without sounding arrogant