How to explain those difficult gaps in your CV which employers might be wary of such as long term unemployment or travelling periods. The trick is to explain CV gaps in a way that focusses on the positive things you have learnt in time away from employment, but how can you achieve this?

Sending out numerous applications to employers without response can be disheartening, but it probably has more to do with your Curriculum Vitae (CV) than you as a candidate. If your CV isn't up to scratch, then you won't get calls to interview, so here are 5 of the common errors where people go wrong.