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Career Dilemma: Overqualified

Posted on October 9, 2015

Most of our articles were devoted to situations when job seekers lacked something either in skills or experienced. We have addressed many common career mistakes explaining how to reflect that on a resume or CV. Today we want to talk about other (maybe less common) problem – being overqualified. This may not seem like a...

Resume Writing Challenges: Outsmarting Electronic Gatekeepers

Posted on October 8, 2015

Job seekers face multiple challenges on their way of getting the desired job. This way is full of obsticles as well as there are many competitors who want to get the same position you are pursuing. Most people are focused on how to look better in the eyes of hiring authorities. And it is absolutely...

What If You Don’t Know What To Say On A Resume?

Posted on September 30, 2015

There are many people who have no idea how they can fit all of their experience onto one or two pages. They have problems choosing the most important information as it always seems like all of the information is essential. However, there are job seekers who don’t have that much experience and they face a...

Things To Do Before You Send Out Your Resume

Posted on September 29, 2015

Lets assume you have created what you think is a perfect resume and are ready to hit the send button. But are you sure that recruiters or employers will evaluate your resume the way you did? The problem is that most job seekers like their own resumes but employers tend to look at them at...

Using Templates For Writing Your Resume: Good or Bad?

Posted on September 28, 2015

Not every job seeker knows how to write a resume. Even less job hunters know how to write an effective resume that will capture the attention of hiring authorities. But that’s OK. You don’t have to know everything, right? There are things we can do pretty well and there are always things we know nothing...

Resume Critique

Posted on September 25, 2015

Having a written resume doesn’t mean you are ready for job search. And we are talking not about things you have to know before trying to find a job. We are rather talking about resume itself. Most job seekers believe if they like their own resume it automatically means that hiring authorities would love it...

Resume Writing Challenge: ‘Haven’t Worked in a While’

Posted on September 24, 2015

Employment gaps have always been something job seekers were afraid of. Most people don’t know how to explain the employment gap in resume or cover letter and as a result they just ignore it. But to do nothing about and ignore it means you don’t care that much. And that is something potential employer won’t...

Adjusting To A Demanding Work Environment

Posted on September 23, 2015

Getting a new job is always exciting because it seems like you have achieved one of your career goal, 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...

Took The Wrong Job? There Is a Way Out.

Posted on September 22, 2015

We all make mistakes in different spheres of our life. When we do something wrong in relationships with our friends or family we put at risk the trust. When we make the wrong career move we put at risk our future professional success. Obviously we are not going to take about relationships or personal issues,...

Smart Answers to Some Tough Interview Questions – Part 4

Posted on September 21, 2015

All of us have to answer tough questions sooner or later in our lives. It all starts from a high school or college where teachers often ask us different kinds of questions. But that doesn’t stop after we graduate – we still have to answer some difficult question this life throws at us. There is...

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