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Expert CV advice: Heavy formatting does not a good CV make

Writing a winning CV is not as tough as you might think -- as long as you know the basic rules.

We invited readers to send in their CVs, which were analysed by HR trainer and CV expert Kshipra Singh. Among the numerous responses we received was GA reader Janamjai Sehgal's CV. Here we present her CV along with an analysis.

This is an example of a CV that is heavily formatted yet not reader-friendly.

Certain details have been removed to protect privacy.


Click on the 'Next' button to view the rest of the CV.

Kshipra Singh is a contributor to, a website that addresses technical and personal aspects of an IT interview. CareerRide provides sample CV and question-answers for personal and technical interviews.

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