Another reason why some people end up with long and complicated work experience sections is because they are under the false impression that they need to separate out and include each and every job role that they had ever done on their CV. This just isn’t the case.
On the contrary, it is a complete myth. Yes, you may get the odd lesser recruiter quoting the myth – if so just remember that the recruiter is just the middleman, and it is the employer who is the real decision maker. < Previous Tip || Next Tip >
Paul Hichens, top UK CV specialist, head of leading firm CV Succeed, and author of the most pioneering CV book in decades, The One Page CV (published by top career sector publishers Pearson Education).