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Getting Past ATS

Posted on January 23, 2015

We have already written about how using keywords may or may not help you get through to an interview stage. This article is not meant to go over those things again. Our company deals with tons of resumes and cover letters and we try to meet the expectations of our clients by creating documents that...

No College Degree? Not a Problem!

Posted on December 4, 2014

Many people believe that without a college degree it is very difficult to find a good job. Others say it is impossible. There are some though who still believe it is possible, but demands great skills and efforts. Our company has worked with many job seekers: those who have had many degrees and those who...

How to Back Up Skills and Proficiencies?

Posted on December 3, 2014

If you take an average resume or CV you will find there plenty of skills and proficiencies. Such words as “innovative”, “motivated”, “created”, etc. The problem with such characteristics is that hiring authorities don’t really know if they can trust these words. Anyone can write anything, but unless it is proved by specific accomplishments or...

When You Better Start Looking for a New Job

Posted on November 14, 2014

Very few people like changes. Most of us feel very reluctant when they know they will have to go through big changes either in the area of career growth or personal life. We usually like when things are the way they are supposed to be. However, life often brings about new challenges which in one...

Why Is There No Feedback From Employers?

Posted on November 11, 2014

Have you ever wondered why you get no response from potential employers? Or you just never pay attention because you are busy with sending your job application to the bunch of other companies in hopes to get some reply? The problem with the latter approach is that you will unlikely get an interview invitation to...

Resume Case: “Yes” or “No” Pile

Posted on November 10, 2014

You probably aware of the fact that in order to get an interview call one has to provide more than just good resume. The thing is that the competition is extremely high today; therefore one has to offer something better than others in terms of job application. Sometimes there are over 500 candidates for one...

Joining the Start-Up: Is It Worth it?

Posted on November 5, 2014

You might have heard that joining a business start-up can be a great opportunity in career of any job seeker if the start-up itself will turn out to be successful. On the other hand, if it fails you will lose time, energy, and ultimately your job. The perspective of joining a start-up is very attractive...

Resume Success: Reading Job Listings Carefully

Posted on October 15, 2014

Many job seekers mistakenly believe there is some sort of resume secrets knowing which will necessarily help you get any kind of job. However, there is no magic about resume writing. There are no secrets that can turn a terribly written CV into a highly professional piece of writing. Every knowledgeable career advisor or resume...

Don’t Forget To Add These Onto Your Resume

Posted on October 8, 2014

Everybody knows that professional experience, major accomplishments educational credentials, relevant skills and qualifications are essential components of an effective resume. Obviously, the content of the aforementioned sections should always be relevant, i.e. properly address the requirements of specific job opening you are applying for. However, job seekers shouldn’t limit their resumes and CVs with just...

When Should You Quit?

Posted on October 7, 2014

In our last blog entry we have talked about quitting your job. It is normal when you face situation when you want or have to quit, but it is extremely important how you do it because it can either help or seriously damage your professional reputation. However, we have realized that we missed one important...

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