Our Story

Our Story

Are you looking for inspiration and guidance on how to achieve the career of your dreams? Yes? Then you’re in the right place to discover how to map out your professional future and style the career you want.

Whether you’ve found the ideal job but are unsure how to get it, you need advice on how to make your CV or LinkedIn profile stand out, you want to nail that upcoming interview, change sector or you just need help planning the next steps of your career, The CV Stylist can get you there.

Even if you’ve been successful in your career for years, times are changing and the market for jobs is becoming more and more complex to master.The competition has never been fiercer.If you don’t learn how to present yourself ‘the new way’ then you’re never going to land your ideal next job and develop the career you dream of.

As an executive headhunter with over 15 years’ experience working with some of the world’s leading Chief Executives, HR Directors and Boards, I know what it takes to get your foot in the door. I can show you what works. And what doesn’t. I’ve seen thousands of CVs, I’ve interviewed and placed hundreds of professionals and I’ve worked with some of the very best HR Directors in the world. So, I know a thing or two about what makes a candidate stand out. I know what works, and what doesn’t.

The CV Stylist brings you the tools, tips, techniques and strategies you need to create your very best CV, LinkedIn profile and cover letter as well as providing you with bespoke career guidance, personal branding and interview coaching.

I run The CV Stylist from my home office in the stunning South Downs but you can often catch me in London, Guildford, Chichester, in a coffee shop or on a plane. I work with clients spanning the globe including those from the UK, USA, Australia, New Zealand and Europe.

I’m passionate about creating high quality, in-depth, bespoke career solutions that fit today’s changing work world. If you want to define and design your own career, then I would love to work with you.

Feel free to contact me for a conversation about what I can do for you, or simply have a browse about the website and blog for job hunting and career development tips, advice and much more…

5 Ways I can help you right now

  • Check out this blog post (which answers the most burning questions I get asked again and again about CV writing, cover letter writing, interview techniques and more).
  • Sign up for my free 5-Day CV Challenge and upgrade your CV now.
  • Follow me on LinkedIn to discover new tips and to network (and trust me, networking online is the very first place you should be networking).
  • Connect with me on Facebook and find more ideas, tips and career guidance.
  • Watch my short intro video.

For something more personalised

  • Book a Discovery Call with me so we can chat through your specific needs and objectives and discuss how I can help you. Email jo@thecvstylist.com to book now.
  • Check out my Tutorial Videos.
  • Explore our full range of Services.


The CV is your foot in the door to a job interview. The CV Stylist’s free 5-Day Free CV Challenge can help you upgrade your CV using some essential quick fixes. Sign up here