A resume is a written form of you. It reflects you. It talks about your strengths, weakness qualifications. It even speaks about your achievements contributions. According to Mr. Troutman who is the president of The Resume Place "A great resume is not just a list of employment and education but it is a selling document". According to the famous ...

Generally, your resume will get at most 30 seconds of the recruiter or the hiring directors notice. This may even come down to 15 seconds in several cases. Because they do not have time to read your resume as they have more works to do.

So it is important that you have to catch the attention of the recruiter in a very short duration, ple...

Remember to keep in mind that an impressive alone is not enough to fetch your job. It can get you an interview but not the position. Have in your mind that employees hire the people and not your qualification. Even though you may be a noble award-winning candidate, you may not receive your job if your hiring manager responds negatively to y...

You have made a decision that you will be writing a résumé for your self. Why not you got a computer and know how to type. It is not a big deal after all. You realize it is not as simple as it seems. Hiring professionals claim that only 5% of the résumés in circulation, both in paper and on the net are not badly writt...

Employers spend a few seconds on your cover letter. This is why you need to make is short, precise and clear, using bullets and white space is a good way of doing so. Your cover letter should not repeat what has already been mentioned in y...

How well your résumé will be received depends upon how well your résumé has been written. A well-written résumé will surely get an audience as opposed to the one that has mistakes. Your...

The jobs are difficult to come by and when you get the opportunity to grab it you do not want to be held down by these small mistakes of yours. The resume which has the best content with the best presentation only would win the contest. So the resume with good style is very necessary. If you have the right style of content writing or font size f...

ASCII Resume

You must be wondering whether what is ASCII, it is American Standard Code for Information Interchange that is used to apply for a few different types of jobs and for e-mailing purpose. These types of resume are different and they have different expectations. You can apply for bank jobs, online jobs on forums...

If you are not finding any response then one of the reasons may be that your resume may be outdated. If you have not searched for a job for many days or months or even years then your resume is outdated and follow the following tips to help yourself. It would help you as to how to update your resume and what right content should be added. I...

Have you applied for a job and are still waiting for its response by your telephone or looking at every e-mail eagerly or you could not have a good night sleep why your application was rejected.? The point is that your resume must have failed you, you may have really good skills and the right attitude for the job but unless you do not show it on...