6 June, 2019

Improve your Swedish CV in 3 easy steps

Improve Swedish CV

How to increase your chances of finding a dream job (almost) effortless? Boosting your resume by adding some new skills and experience and consulting with professionals won’t take a long time, but it will for sure speed up your job hunt.

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Internship and training online

There is a lot of organizations and companies that offer internship programs online. Of course, you usually do not get paid for that, but the work you need to do won’t take as much time compared to a standard internship. A big plus – as an online intern, you don’t have to make a coffee for your boss.

One of them is Acadium, a digital apprenticeship platform that helps you acquire in-demand skills with free marketing courses. After uploading your resume, you’ll get matched with the companies that share the same values and interests. Completing your apprenticeship will take 3 months (around 10 hours per week). It’s a great option for students and people who want to change careers.

Another way to get some new skills are courses offered by Komvux, which offers not only language classes, but also free-standing courses within different areas. Sometimes there is a possibility to study them online.

Apps that will teach you (almost) everything

Would you like to learn to programme? Or start your own business? Or maybe you want to practice your graphic design skills? Nowadays you may basically learn everything online. Here is a list of apps that will help you to develop your skills.

Is your CV Swedish enough?

Or do you know how to respond to the most common interview questions? If you’re not sure how to answer that, visit Arbetsförmedlingen to get free online mentoring. They will assess your CV, provide feedback, and share important tips with you about job hunt in Sweden.

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Ada Juraś
My name is Ada and I come from Poland where I study Linguistics for business. I am passionate about Swedish art, design, politics and culture. I've been living in Östermalm in Stockholm since 2017.

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