The Real Value of a Resume
It is interesting that most people believe that in order to get hired everything you need is a well-written resume. While sometimes it can happen, it would be a mistake to take it for a general rule of a job search. Job seekers often tend to overestimate the real value of a resume. Its role in getting you an interview or let alone a job i...
When You Cannot Quit
There is nothing wrong in quitting your job unlike many people think. More than that, it is often a good step for development, growth, and achieving your lifetime dreams. However, sometimes you can't just quit you although it might be the best thing to do. The reality is that sometimes one can't afford to quit because of financial matters...
Job Interview: Questions to Ask an Employer
After you are done with your resume there is only one way to find out whether you did a good job on it. If you start receiving interview invites then you can consider yourself a good resume writer. If it turns out no one is contacting you regarding the positions you've applied for it means you might want to reconsider some things on your ...
How About Working from Home?
For some reason, many people mistakenly assume that working from home and having a successful career couldn't go together. While in some cases that can be true, we should say there are many situations when working from home could give you not less in terms of accomplishments than working from the office setting. We are not talking about f...
Above Average Career
It is weird that most people have big dreams about their career only to give up those dreams and follow the crowd when tough circumstances arise. Our team can see that when reviewing, editing, and developing resumes, CVs, cover letters for many people who come from different social and cultural backgrounds. However, it doesn't have to be ...
Keep Knocking on Doors
Unfortunately, most of us don't get what we want at the moment we want it. It takes time to work on things before we can actually achieve something we have planned before. Obviously, we are not talking about buying a chocolate bar or something like that. What we are talking about is professional career development and growth. Like in any ...
For Those Starting Their New Job
People don't like changes a lot. But life is impossible without any changes, especially in one's professional career. People rarely remain faithful to one employer throughout their career path; instead, they change jobs to overcome new challenges and grow professionally. So imagine you have accomplished such goal: wrote an effective resum...
Most Ignored Career Recommendations
Sometimes even though people know the truth about building a successful career, they still choose the other way because it is less complicated and not that difficult. However, such an approach often doesn't solve real problems and results in a run-of-the-mill career. During 2014 we have shared many professional recommendations on how to d...
Resume Writing Trends for 2015
The world is changing even faster than most people have ever expected. Emerging technologies and recent scientific developments have a huge impact on our lives as they change the way common things are done. Career world is no exception. If you are a job seeker you have to know what to expect in the new 2015 year. Since we are a resume wri...
Management Job Tips
It's not a secret that people who get into entry-level positions always dream of becoming a boss one day. Usually, it is a management position, which involves a lot of decision making and responsibility. However, when employees are promoted to the management positions most of them are surprised how difficult it is to be an effective leade...