The fastest and easiest way to write your CV is to copy the structure of a sample
CV. Simply put a sample CV in front of you and replace what's
different in your case. It's impossible to get stuck and you'll write your CV in less than 1
Here's a sample CV:
Address: Chicago, str. Jack Nick, no. 12, ap. 15
A results-driven web designer with demonstrated success in designing some of the most
trafficked sites on the Internet. Fast, reliable and self motivated. Ready to deliver good work
on time and on budget.
June 2001 - July 2005:
I worked as a full time designer for www.bestgamesnow.com . We were selling bundles of PC, Xbox
and Console Games. My job was to increase conversions through design. I learned from the
experience a good deal about programming languages, managing and working in a team and more. We
worked in teams of 3. We switched teams each 2 weeks. This gave me the opportunity to
collaborate with different people and to work in a fast paced environment.
August 2005 - Now
I'm working as a freelancer. I attached some of my work to this CV. I learned how different
customers can be and how to make them happy. This will come handy in my next job. I will be
able to please the future customers and my employer by designing exactly what they want.
September 1997 - July 2001
Imperial College of Art and Design - Chicago
This is where I developed my design talents. I always had a passion for design and
experimenting with things.
BestGamesNow.com - I was awarded "The Employer of The Year" in 2002. I worked with truly smart
people. This is why I'm truly proud of this achievement.
I know how to:
install and operate Windows, Linux (Ubuntu and OpenSuse) and Mac OS.
browse the internet, install browser plugins, install extensions and addons
send and receive emails. I also know how to use email desktop clients like Outlook or
build and design websites
program in languages such as Ruby, Python and PHP.
I truly enjoy traveling, meeting new people and building new relationships with them. While I'm
not traveling, I play outdoor sports, read good novels and play computer games. I also enjoy
being in the nature. I found that nature can actually inspire your best designs while giving
you a breath of fresh air.
CEO of www.bestgamesnow.com
John Smith is my former employer at bestgamesnow.com . We are still friends. He knows me very
CEO of Grand Deal Chicago
John Bush is a repeat client of my freelance work. He can vouch for work experience and
The above sample CV will help you write your own CV. Look at its structure.
You don't need to copy everything. Simply take this sample CV as a template.
And add your own flavor in the mix.