How To Print Your Resume Professionally

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A printed resume is something every job seeker should have on hand, and it is one way to demonstrate your professionalism. Don’t assume that the interviewer will have a copy of your resume (although they should), bring several printed resumes with you (even if you only plan to see one person).

10 Tips for Writing a Great College Student Resume

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Creating a great resume can be a challenging task for college students and recent college grads.

Get Noticed: 9 Tips for Creating a Modern Simple Resume

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Less is more. Writing a great resume is not an easy task and although the overall unemployment rate is down,  competition for the best jobs […]

To Whom It May Concern: 12 Cover Letter Rules You Must Follow

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Your cover letter is typically the first thing a recruiter or company HR representative sees. If it is poorly written, it is unlikely that the hiring manager will even look at your resume (so it is important to get this right).

Can a Great Resume Save You From a Bad Interview?

Bad Interview

If you haven’t done your homework and you don’t know anything about the company where you are interviewing, then you shouldn’t be on the interview. You should do extensive research on the company and the interviewer(s) before the interview.

Resumes, Cover Letters and Interviews, Oh My!

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CV vs Resume: What’s the Difference?

A resume is usually a one page document customizing your job experience and education to stand out above all applicants for a certain job. Keep it concise and customized to the job being sought. Since a resume is a brief document, information does not need to be chronologically arranged and does not have to cover your entire career.

The Best Resume Does Not Always Mean You Will Get the Job

You’ve probably been told that your resume is the most important document in your job search (and it is). But if you want to stand out from the competition, you need more than a great looking resume. In the end, only qualified candidates will get called for an interview, and only those that know how to interview will get the job.

Back to Job Search Basics

Time to review some of the basics again (Resumes, Cover Letters and Interviews).  These resources are for both those just starting their job search as […]

Creating the Perfect Resume to Land a Job

“Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.” – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Looking […]

Resume Writing Service

“We are what we repeatedly do; excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.” – Aristotle Do you know what a resume writing service […]

Tips for Writing a Resume that Stands Out from the Crowd

“It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up.” – Babe Ruth It’s no secret that that people invest millions of dollars a year […]

6 Great Android Apps for Creating the Perfect Resume

For those of you who use Android-based smartphones, there are tons of excellent job search apps for Android Smartphones, but there are also a bunch of excellent resume-related apps being created as well. Here are some of the best apps for making your resume accessible no matter where you are and allowing you to work on creating the ultimate resume even when you are nowhere near your computer.

10 Overused Resume Buzzwords

Writing your resume or your LinkedIn profile is always going to be difficult, but far too many of us are falling prey to cliché buzzwords […]

Top 6 Do’s & Don’ts When Creating Your CV

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw […]

How to Write a Killer Resume

“The golden rule is that there are no golden rules.” – George Bernard Shaw Did you know that reputable companies can receive 100 – 200 […]

The Best Resume Formats for the Job you Want: Is There Really a “Right” Way?

In today’s job market, it’s essential to pull out all the stops to stand out in the crowd. Your resume is your most prominent line […]

Mergers, Acquisitions & Lay-Offs: Knowing When to Dust Off Your Resume

Statistically, experts claim the worst recession since the Great Depression is over, however, it definitely doesn’t feel that way for many Americans. While political factions […]

Resume Layouts – Choosing the Right One for Your Professional Profile

Resumes and cover letters are considered the most effective way to sell your skills to a potential employer. Whenever a job vacancy is advertised it […]

The Glory of the Plain Text Resume

Working from home often means hunting online job boards for new gigs and clients. You might work for an online client for years and never […]

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