Welcome to the guide section of CVhero.com

Finding a new job is a unique challenge. How do I create a CV? What attachments should I send? How do I present myself in a job interview?

This is where we come in: Our guide will give you all the tips and tricks you need to make your application a success.


The content of a CV: What do you need to include?

2023 | Reading time 15 Minutes

The CV is the central document in a job application. It should always be tailored to the applicant and the job they are applying for. In this article we explain what you need to include in your CV.

Cover Letter

How to write a cover letter

2024 | Reading time 17 Minutes

The cover letter emphasises your motivation and skills for the job you are applying for. Our tips and examples will help you with the wording.

Job interview

How to shine in the job interview

2024 | Reading time 10 Minutes

The job interview is a big hurdle for many applicants. We'll show you how to impress your potential employer.

Cover letter format

Job application letter format: How to structure your cover letter

2024 | Reading time 10 Minutes

The perfect cover letter must meet several requirements. What should you consider when writing a cover letter in terms of structure and layout?

Job application photo

Job application photo: What to look out for

2023 | Reading time 24 Minutes

A professionally taken job application photo that makes a sympathetic and serious impression can open the door to a new job. That's why it's worth investing in a great job application photo.

Gaps in CV

Gaps in your CV: what to do?

2024 | Reading time 8 Minutes

Should you address gaps in your CV openly or try to hide them? Find out what recruiters look for and why honesty is the best policy.

CV Mistakes

The 20 most common CV mistakes

2024 | Reading time 11 Minutes

The most annoying CV mistakes: A practical overview for anyone who wants to prevent their job application from being unnecessarily rejected.

enhance cv

How to enhance your CV

2024 | Reading time 9 Minutes

There are many factors that can make or break your CV. Learn how to enhance your CV and stand out from the crowd.