At Runaway, we receive anything between 15 and 50 Cvs every month. Most of these will not get read. This is for one of two reasons, one, we simply do not have the resources to read and respond to every CV we are sent. Secondly, the vast majority of the CVs we receive are nearly identical to each other.
As you’re casually reading this, three billion other beings are searching at least one of the 12 most commonly used search engines from across the globe. Sexy stats, I know. Yet when you truly stop to consider that means on average, at least 63,000 plus human queries are served per second by a singular search engine, it is something of software excellence.