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How to market yourself effectively including writing academic CVs and CVs for jobs beyond academia, and performing well at interview.

Preparing an effective CV

Key points to consider when preparing a CV for any type of job.

Write a CV for jobs beyond academia

How to present your academic research experience for roles beyond academia.

Write an academic CV

This section outlines key points to remember when preparing a CV and covering letter and highlights how to present your education and experience for academic jobs in teaching and research.

Performing well at interview

Tips to help you perform well at interview, and suggestions of how to learn from the experience.

Prepare for an academic interview

What to expect at academic interviews and how to prepare effectively.

Prepare for interviews beyond academia

Job interviews for jobs outside the academic environment can take different formats.