Did you know that employers spend on average just 6 seconds reviewing your CV or Resume? With this knowledge it is more important than ever to ensure your application hits the mark first time, every time. But with so many companies offering to write your CV or Resume for £100 plus, where do people turn who simply don’t have that kind of money?
Entrepreneur Chris Butler decided to help fill this gap and launched hashtagcv.com – a one stop shop when it comes to finding your dream job. It is a unique platform that allows people to build a CV or Resume for FREE and in minutes. It comes complete with a CV Builder, Job Search and Live Expert Help.
Chris Butler, CEO & Founder of hashtagcv.com said, “I have spent nearly 10 years in the Recruitment and Welfare to Work industry and seen the good, the bad and ugly when it comes to CV’s. It never seieses to amaze me the level of some candidates and the poor quality of their CV. And yet I don’t know why it still amazes me. When I sat back and thought about it, when do we ever get taught how to write a CV or Resume? I know I certainty was never shown. It was here that hashtagcv.com was born.
Hashtag CV’s unique CV Builder simplifies the CV writing process. Each section of a CV is broken down into easy and manageable sections, each with specific hints and tips. In addition, the system has over 10,000 pre-built CV phrases and personal profiles, linked to nearly 600 job titles. Once the job title has been entered the system displays a list of relevant phrases, to which you just add the ones, which are applicable to you. It means writing a CV can be done quickly, effectively and by an expert without the hefty price tag.
Accounts start from FREE. Only once you are happy with your CV you have the option to upgrade to the ‘Premium’ account for a trial price of £4.99 for 28 days, allowing you to download your new CV in either a Word or PDF file format.
“We have also gone one step further and integrated the largest UK jobs board, Indeed into our system. We use the latest technology and once a customer has created a CV, it will anaylse their location and previous jobs, and then display recommendations. Job searching has never been easier and simpler”, said Chris.
The site is also packed with helpful resources in almost every aspect of a person’s job search. It also boasts “Live Help”. Experts are on hand to answer any questions relating to employability so customers never need to feel lost again when navigating the world of employability.
Chris went on further to say,
“Here at Hashtag CV, we are lucky to have an amazing team of people, all dedicated to offering an awesome experience for all our customers, free or paid. The team works tirelessly to ensure our products and services are always to the highest standards. With this dedication we continue to break the mold and are quickly becoming the envy of all our competitors”.