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Jun 19

Write a CV like a Boss: A Step-by-Step Guide

Here’s a great piece of snarky wisdom from Blaise Pascal: “I would have written a shorter letter, but I did not have the time.” In other words, ain’t nobody got time to read a ten-page CV! One page is not a lot of space and trying to lay out all... read more
May 17
Hult International Business School - Dubai

How Hult Graduates Achieve 87% Employability in Dubai

A few months ago, we spotted a pattern on our platform and in our offices: “Three new Hult grads just got hired in a single week!” “Isn’t our new intern a Hult grad as well?” “Yup!” “And didn’t Carolina from the Employer Alliance team go to Hult too?” “She did!”... read more
Sep 20
Guide on Video CVs

The Ultimate Guide on How to Make a Video CV

We studied employer behaviour on the InternsME platform and learned that a candidate profile with a video CV is 9 times more likely to be seen than without. So you're 9 times more likely to get noticed with a video CV. That's big. And to help you get started we asked... read more
Jul 14
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Write a Cover Letter Like a Boss: A Step-by-Step Guide

There’s only one thing more stressful than writing a resume: writing a cover letter. What do you write? Who do you address it to? How much humble-bragging does it take to get you hired? And, who even reads cover letters anymore?! Well, while the jury is split on that last... read more
Jun 18

Building a Network in UAE: My Guide to Informational Interviews

So you need to land your first internship but you’re not quite sure in what field. By now you know that your college major doesn’t necessarily determine your career, and you’re excited to explore the vast world of opportunities that lies ahead. You’re aware that there are engineers, scientists, and... read more
Jun 07
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How to Not Suck When Writing to an Employer in Dubai

Dear Employer, Thank you for taking the time to read my email. I’d like to take this opportunity to apply for a job with your company ...zzzzzzzzzzzzz… Sorry, you lost me at Dear Employer. I have a name, and if you’re going to be sending me emails, you’d better know... read more
May 22
May 04
cv in uae

Grab a UAE Recruiter’s Attention, Drop the Buzzwords

You're probably doing it wrong. Our story begins on a Sunday morning. It’s 7:53 AM and I'm staring, bleary eyed, at the CV of a man who is passionate about human resources.  Perhaps it’s the fact that I'm out of bed far earlier than any recruiter should be, perhaps it’s the cynic... read more
Apr 18
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Why I didn’t apply to every job in Dubai

“I’ve applied everywhere, I seriously just want a job, I don’t care about anything else”, cried Rafa. I laughed at my friend’s desperation, but cringed at the idea of adopting the same approach. It wasn’t like Rafa was the only one though, every other person I knew in my batch... read more
Apr 18