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...
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...
Executive Resume: Mistakes to Avoid
A resume of a recent graduate will be very different from an executive level resume. If you are an executive that means that have extensive experience of running things which means you should offer way more than an entry-level job seeker. When it comes to resume writing, executives have so much more headache as they need to communicate al...
Career Dilemma: Overqualified
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 problem at all, esp...
Took The Wrong Job? There Is a Way Out.
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, but we would like to cover th...
Must-Try Things Before Retirement
We all pursue what we believe to be a successful career trying to sacrifice time, relationships, and even money in order to achieve the goals we had established for ourselves. Some people succeed and reach their goals while some don't come even close due to various factors. But no matter how successful we are in our career there will be a...