Free Graduate CV Example Featured In The Guardian Newspaper

Below, you'll find an original CV and a new interview-grabbing CV that Bradley CVs produced for Helen Shaw for the Guardian's CV Clinic, which enabled Helen to beat 100s of other job applicants and secure the dream job that she'd always wanted.

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Helen's Original Graduate CV Example

Please note that all Helen's personal details (name, address, telephone number, email address and date of birth) have been changed to protect her identity.

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