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The Best CV Buzzwords

Posted by Lorna Crombie at CK Group (Science, Clinical, Engineers and IT Recruitment)

There are a number of ‘feel good’ buzzwords or phrases that you should use on your CV or application to help make your CV or application form sparkle.

The following competencies and associated keywords may help you when putting together a CV or application form:


Advised, co-operated, counselled, facilitated, guided, managed, negotiated, participated, presented, supervised.


Implemented, Improved, instigated, interpreted, initiated, inspired, introduced, investigated, account for, resolved, executed.

Taking the Initiative

Created, designed, developed, devised, directed, established, formulated, innovated, motivated, negotiated, organised, originated, lead, innovation, instigate.

Coping with routine

Conscientious, consistent, controlled, coped, dealt with, efficient, managed, performed, meticulous, participated.


Accomplished, achieved, co-ordinated, created, developed, formulated, revitalised, recommended.

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The CK Group provides a specialist recruitment service to a spectrum of scientific, clinical, engineering and technical disciplines ranging

Westwick House
The Bridge Business Centre
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S41 9FG

Phone: +44 (0)1246 457700

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