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    I'm not sure what to do. See, I'm aiming to apply for college soon, but the thing is I have no idea what I'm supposed to say in my CV and personal statement and stuff. My school has offered us all an interview with this company to help clear this up, but my school hasn't had a clear record of supporting me when I need it most. I'm worried that they'll forget I need an interview too, like they have done in the past! So, the applications might be closed before I get an interview, so do I risk having a bad personal statement or do I risk making my application overdue?
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    Risk having a bad personal statement if it comes to it.
    Places get taken extremely quickly, depending on your course.

    Cover these three main points in your CV at the very least:
    -> Your hobbies, and extra-curriculum skills, and where you do these activities (as well as how often.) If you don't then lie.
    -> Your interest towards the subject(s) [reasons], as well as a sad story to go line to line with your interest. I.e. my grandmother died of breast cancer, and now I want to become a doctor.
    -> Lie, lie and lie about yourself. However, try to use as few 'I' and 'me' as possible, boast about yourself in an indirect way.
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    (Original post by Aghareza)
    Risk having a bad personal statement if it comes to it.
    Places get taken extremely quickly, depending on your course.

    Cover these three main points in your CV at the very least:
    -> Your hobbies, and extra-curriculum skills, and where you do these activities (as well as how often.) If you don't then lie.
    -> Your interest towards the subject(s) [reasons], as well as a sad story to go line to line with your interest. I.e. my grandmother died of breast cancer, and now I want to become a doctor.
    -> Lie, lie and lie about yourself. However, try to use as few 'I' and 'me' as possible, boast about yourself in an indirect way.
    I'm not sure how comfortable I am with lying on my application, but thank you anyway! Honestly, I thought that I shouldn't trust my school either, I feel a lot less guilty knowing that I'm not the only one who thinks that way too. Thanks!!!
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    You don't necessary have to lie; however, exaggeration wouldn't hurt either.
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    (Original post by Aghareza)
    You don't necessary have to lie; however, exaggeration wouldn't hurt either.
    Well, yeah I guess thank you so much again!
 
 
 
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