Export lenses as PDF

You can now select a lense, which tailors your experience, for export in any of the PDF themes available.

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Highlight you Java experience for one job application, or your finance industry experience for another!

Cover letter generator updates

We have now added the Cover Letter Generator to the profile management screens. It's had some tests and small tweaks and is ready for more feedback!

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This is still in early stages of development. It aims to help break writers block! We are doing that by using data, which you have already entered, to let us help you find the right experience to highlight. Get a start in telling your story from the Era descriptions in your profile.

How else can we help you with cover letters?

Cover letter generator

We have now released into a public beta the Cover Letter Generator

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This is still pretty experimental and aims to help break writers block! We are doing that by using data, which you have already entered, to let us help you find the right experience to highlight. Get a start in telling your story from the Era descriptions from your profile.

How else can we help you with cover letters?

Updates to profile view and editing

As we enter Autumn here at Bashfully Towers, a bit of a refresh on the profile view to make the tag line of the abstract stand out more. We have also given the editing experience a makeover with more guidance about what to include. We have also added an estimated date range to the Era description.

We have also got a cover letter generator in closed beta, which we can't wait to share with everyone!

Fixes to mobile and profile views

  • Profile pages appear a bit better on mobile and screen space should be better used for editing
  • Homepage tweaked to fix a few issues with fonts and layout on certain devices/browsers
  • Editing experience has been improved
  • Design changes on "stackoverflow" PDF template layout to highlight skills
  • Tweaks to authorisation page

Profile display improvements for mobile

  • Improvements to edit era page to see the whole story
  • Profile display improvements for mobile
  • Display the profile view stats on the settings page

New express import from GitHub!

Import your repos to kick-start a portfolio based resume. This includes auto-tagging of skills, from GitHub topics, and suggestions based on the description

Tweak to profile display and SEO

  • Tweak to how the profile view displays on desktops
  • Fix to how search engines treat the profiles to go to the main profile
  • Added a new Resources page with helpful tips to craft an awesome CV
  • Added Markdown tips to the experience editing pages, to help your CV pop!

Suggestions for skills on import

When importing from LinkedIn, get suggestions from your skills listed to match with the relevant experience. This is great for giving recruiters and hiring managers more of an insight as to how you have gained and applied your skills

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Added a new PDF resume template

Added the Sceptile template to the export options, more info on our integrations page