CV is an abbreviation which is derived from the Latin word Curriculum Vitae and it is also known as the resume in English. A CV can be described as the document which is prepared by the job application that informs the possible employer about him or herself from the schools and universities you have graduated to courses you attend and seminars you participate to his or her previous work experiences.
The resume tells your suitability for the job position you have applied, your skills and achievements in summary. A CV can be prepared with different methods and options and these information depends of the position you are applying as well as the industry of the business.
You can prepare an easy and simple resume for regular jobs however you may pay a lot more effort to your resume in the event that you are applying for a job position which requires creativity to show what you are really capable of in order to be hired by the company.
Regardless of the job position all resumes must include some basic information such as your name, surname, personal address, e-mail and phone number which all of them must be correct since they will be checked by the company.