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Online CVs improve job prospects for jobless French youths

Online CVs improve job prospects for jobless French youths
 
Unemployment is on the rise among young people Reuters/Regis Duvignau

Finding a job in France is tough at the moment but if you're young, poorly-qualified, from a poor area and happen to be from a visible minority, it's twice as hard compared to figures showing the national average. A French foundation that fights exclusion known as FACE recently launched an online platform to help some 1,500 unemployed youths find work by recording their video CVs. RFI reports on why a 45 second video is worth more than a long CV.


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