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Application Guidelines 2013 Overview of the most common documents Common countries and regions at a glance (part 1)

US, UK, Ireland

China

Italy

Eastern Europe

Additional letter

Yes, letter of motivation or cover letter

Yes

Yes, not a traditional cover letter

No, not a traditional cover No letter

CV

Yes, but no information required on origin, age, marital status, children, religion

Yes, with information on gender, age, marital status and health status, both in Chinese and in English

2-to 3-page resume, usually without mentioning Yes the current employer

Photograph

No

Yes

No

No

No

Degree certicicates

No

No

No

No

No

References

Information about 2 to 3 references (mostly former supervisor including name, function, and telephone number are specified)

Letters of recommendation which may be written by a colleague, manager or friend

No references or letters of recommendation

List of references

4-6 references listing former managers and colleagues

Yes

No

Proof of any completed training and / or study

No

Copy of identity card

No

No

No

Certificates of training or Include a list apprenticeship within your CV

Additional documents

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No

France

Short and precise resume

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