February buys – part 1

This is my first post about new acquisitions. I would like to share a short overview of my new buys from the past month. I ordered some Avon ‘True Colour’ products in the beginning of February and scored a Bourjois Healthy Mix concealer and Vitamin serum foundation from Lily. Unfortunately, I already used up my sheet mask from DM, so this one won’t get a photo. The Alverde eyeshadow base and the Douglas peel off nail polish base are in though.

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Career 101: CV for BPO

In the beginning of March I will hit my 3rd anniversary in Bulgaria. What brought me here was a job, so I think it would be appropriate to write a few words about career orientation and applying for jobs over here. This post is the planned as the first of a series, so don’t expect me to cover all topics.

Please note I will focus primary on the BPO (‘business process outsourcing’) sector, as this is the area where I am most experienced. BPO includes a lot of processes, but the most popular over here tend to relate to customer care and backoffice/financial administration. Just think of call centers and shared services centers.Of course, I will try to give some general directions applicable to other sectors as well. Keep in mind the most important CV-trick is to tailor your CV to the needs of the audience.

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