Frequently Asked Questions

More about Career Velocity and how we work


Why should I use Career Velocity's services?

First things first - we are truly passionate about Career Development. What makes us unique is our personal customer service that puts your goals at the heart of our service.

Our goal is to inform, empower and showcase our clients. We turn your knowledge, skills and career aspirations in to bespoke Career Development Tools: Helping you to be competitive in today's challenging job market.

Every client receives a free Consultation (optionally voice or video call) which gives you a direct line to a member of our team. All of our Career Development Specialists are experienced in navigating the modern world of recruitment and understand what it really means to 'advertise' yourself in the job market. 

Plus, the 'Career Velocity Promise' means you're sure to be delighted (see below for more).

How does it work?

We pride ourselves on our prompt communication and quality of work.

Here's what the Career Velocity process looks like:

1. Fill out the short form on the Contact page or drop us an email on

2. Your personal Career Development Specialist will get in touch to arrange a (free!) consultation at a time that suits you to discuss your goals and understand how we can help

3. At this point, you can use our growing Career Tips database and can decide whether to use our Career Tools

4. We will then send you a summary of the required work and price, along with details of the 'Career Velocity Promise' - our guarantee that we only stop working once you are delighted with the results (see Terms of Use for further details)

5. Your Career Development Specialist will then personally develop a draft of desired Career Development Tools

6. Any changes or additions are integrated in to a final draft before sharing the finalised Tools

We keep you updated throughout the process so you can have full confidence in our work.

How does Payment work and are you expensive?!

Once you have decided what Services or Tools would help you, we will share a summary along with the payment account details. Upon receipt of payment, we will get to work and keep you updated along the way. All orders are covered by the 'Career Velocity Promise'.

Here's some even better news... we offer a number of free Tips and our paid services start at just £24. Quality isn't costly with Career Velocity.

How quickly can you help me?

Very. Quality and speed of communication is one of the things that makes us unique. Our FastTrack service means we can support clients who don't have time on their side - most of our work is completed within 2 working days.

For 'always-on' support, check out our Career Tips.

What is the Career Velocity Promise?

Our service is all about quality. This is our guarantee that we will keep working until you are delighted with our Career Development Tools. See Terms of Use for more information.

What is Career Development?

Career Development is the art of setting (and achieving) development goals that enable your career progression. To develop your career, its essential that you have a clear vision and have the right tools for success

Typical Career Development Goals include:

- Getting your first 'proper' job

- Being promoted to a more senior position

- Changing career path

- Pursuing further qualification(s)

For all of these goals, your 'Professional Profile' and 'Personal Brand' are key. We help you develop this with our range of Career Tips and Career Tools.

What is a CV Health Check?

One of our popular free assessment tools is the Career Velocity CV Health Check. Simply send your latest CV to and we'll assess it against our 7 key fundamentals for a successful CV.

Can I 'Refer-A-Friend'?

Refer a friend and be rewarded with a £5 Amazon voucher,  PLUS, you both get a 30% coupon for an Interview Prep Masterclass.

Simply tell your friend about our services and ask them to state your name and email address at point of enquiry. See Terms of Use for more details.

Can I join the Career Velocity team?

If you're as passionate as us about Career Development, get in touch. We are looking for experienced Career Development Specialists and CV Writers who want to join our mission of developing careers and changing lives. Send an email to

Got another question?

Just say hello - our team are on hand to support you with anything else you want to know.

"I can't recommend Career Velocity enough!"

Beth - Healthcare Professional, MSc Graduate
& Career Velocity Success Story