Americans call a CV a resume. They use resumes to apply for most jobs.
When Americans use the term ‘CV’, they’re referring to a multi-page document used to apply for an academic or scientific position.
Here are the main differences between how to make a British CV and an American resume:
|British CVs are:||American resumes are:|
|At least two pages long||One page long|
|More detailed||Concise summaries|
|Written in British English||Written in American English|