Professional Attitude
Effective resume writing is just the first step in obtaining employment. In other words, it is only the beginning of what turns out to be a long way. Although developing an effective resume takes a lot of time and efforts this is not the final stage of a job search. It only leads to the next milestone which we all call a job interview. An...
Common Career Myths To Be Aware Of
All of us have assumptions and stereotypes regarding almost every sphere of life. We use them to evaluate risks and make decisions when we don't have enough information. This is not necessarily bad as sometimes the assumptions and stereotypes that we have are very close to reality. The problems usually come when these premises are wrong. ...
A Professional Writer Career
If you haven't chosen what kind of career you would like to have in the future you might want to consider becoming a professional writer. It doesn't necessarily mean you have to write books like Joanne "Jo" Rowling or John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (although you can certainly give it a shot). This job has its own stressful and delightful momen...
Becoming a Better Employee
There is a great temptation to become complacent after you got the job you wanted. Many people stop pushing themselves after they achieve whatever they wanted and that could become a problem. If you ever thought about having a successful career progression there is one thing you really have to know: no matter what you have to become bette...
Career Tips for Career Fairs
If you have never attended career fairs you will probably attend one when you really need a job. Whether you are an experienced employee or recent graduate a career fair could be a great opportunity to meet your future employer. The problem is, however, that there are more job seekers than employers at the events like that so one has to b...
Fired? Your Career Doesn't End There...
Whenever we go through tough times in our lives we are tempted to give everything up and just go with the fact that you won't be successful anymore. Failures are often great stumbling blocks; and while some people have the courage to overcome those challenges many don't think they have what it takes to keep going. This also applies to car...
Working At Large Companies: Pros and Cons
Most people who start out their career journey dream of ending up in a large company. Most of the students graduating from their universities think of becoming managers at big and famous corporations doing something very important one day. However, as it often turns out things have a different perspective when they are looked upon at a di...
Becoming a Successful Boss
No one becomes a good boss, manager, or leader just by developing an effective resume. There is no one who is automatically a good director after successfully passed a job interview. These are only steps to be hired for the applied position (be it a supervisor, manager or school teacher). Today we would like to concentrate on people who u...
How to Succeed at Work?
At Prime-resume we are focused on helping job seekers with developing effective resumes and cover letters. These are used primarily for getting invited for job interviews. However, we also provide professional career advice in our blog covering many different aspects of how to have a successful career progression. This article is also not...
Adjusting To A Demanding Work Environment
Getting a new job is always exciting because it seems like you have achieved one of your career goals, especially if you are hired by the company that you think could provide various development opportunities. However very often a new job means new challenges and difficulties. Many people are not prepared to changes like that and as a res...