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Do I need to mention in my CV a short-time job?

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Every resume submitted should be based on the specifications in the job advertisement/description. Highlight your skills and experience so the interviewer can see that you are worthwhile interviewing.

If the short-term job adds to your resume, then by all means use it. Be sure to expand upon the skills and accomplishments related to your time spent in the job in relation to the job you are applying for.

If the short-term job doesn’t add to the power of your resume, you may still want to add it if it can show the continuity of your working or the fact that you have taken on diverse challenges which in turn add to your personal skills and marketability.

If you are using CV as a short version for curriculum vitae i.e. your life’s journey vs CV meaning resume, you may want to include it for continuity purposes.

 

As originally answered on Quora.com.

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