Difference Between a Resume and a CV
Whenever job seekers come across the list of services we provide, they are often puzzled by these two options that we have: resume writing and CV writing. Most of them don't understand any difference between the two as they seem to be absolutely the same concepts. They really do and it is easy to understand why people see them as identica...
Getting Past ATS
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 will help them get the job. Because each...
Things to Convey in a Resume
Most articles about resume writing and job search are all about how things are to be arranged on the piece of paper in order to achieve the best effect. At Prime-resume we believe that it is important to keep the individuality of the candidate in a resume so we encourage our readers to try and develop their application documents on their ...
Creating Your Resume From Scratch
Sometimes we all face situations in life when we need to do something important but we have no clue how to do it. Creating a resume from scratch is one of those situations. Most people have heard something about it, but the matter of the fact is they don't really know how to do it well enough to be hired. If you belong to this category of...
Addressing Most Common Resume Problems - Part 3
Because the competition on the job market is extremely high today job seekers have to make sure they submit perfect applications. Since most the majority of the candidates think the same way it is difficult to stand out as everyone tries to offer the best to the potential employer. A resume then becomes the key indicator of how well-prepa...
Resume Case: "Yes" or "No" Pile
You are probably aware of the fact that in order to get an interview call one has to provide more than just a good resume. The thing is that the competition is extremely high today; therefore one has to offer something better than others in terms of a job application. Sometimes there are over 500 candidates for one position and hiring aut...
The ABCs of Resume Writing
Many people don't like the articles that dwell on basics. The majority of job seekers believe that it is the waste of their time to read the ABC articles as they think it won't help them get hired. For some reason, job hunters used to think that only sophisticated methods and tools can get them through to the interview stage (because the ...
Resume For Specific Job Opening
We all know that generic resumes are not effective as they offer too much unnecessary information for the employer. Sometimes one may be lucky to be invited for an interview with such resume, but mostly one-for-all CVs are ignored by hiring authorities. If you found the worthy job listing you want to apply for, we recommend writing your r...
What To Do With Overused Resume Phrases?
Many articles have been devoted to writing an effective resume. Most of them are focused on what should be on the CV and what things it is better to leave out. Today we would like to continue helping our customers and readers to learn more about effective resume writing. A lot of experts and HR specialists have already commented on the ne...
Resume Content vs Design
A lot of resume writing specialists have been telling that content should always be number 1 priority. It is hard to disagree with such a claim because if job seekers don't invest time and efforts into quality content, their resume will never receive the attention of those who could grant them a decent job. However, at Prime-Resume.com we...