You are right. Even if yoi weren't struggling with the length, you should keep these to an absolute minimum. They should only show anything, if there is something, which is directly relevant to the job that you are now applying for. Best wishes _____________________________________________________________ TheoGriff. Member of the TES Careers Advice Service. I do Application and Interview one-to-ones, and also contribute to the Job Application Workshops. We look at application letters, executive summaries and interviews, with practical exercises that people really appreciate.