Do Keywords on a Resume Really Matter?
There are different approaches to writing a resume. Nowadays, more and more people prefer following the idea that stuffing a resume/CV with keywords will eventually beat the system and grant employment. Our company hasn't been writing much about resume keywords up to this moment as we tried to see how this phenomenon impacts the job searc...
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...
Resume Success: Reading Job Listings Carefully
Many job seekers mistakenly believe there is some sort of resume secrets knowing which will necessarily help you get any kind of job. However, there is no magic about resume writing. There are no secrets that can turn a terribly written CV into a highly professional piece of writing. Every knowledgeable career advisor or resume writing sp...
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 ...
One Great Tip For Job Seekers
People often ask about what are the things they have to know before writing their resume or sending a job application to a company. Well, we have to admit that it is always difficult to answer such a question with one or two sentences because there are so many things that one should keep in mind in order to succeed. However, there is one ...
Job Search Myths – Part 2
In our last blog entry, we exposed the most common job search myths. We believe it is important because many people used to follow assumptions which not always help them get hired. Because this subject hasn't been covered enough by resume and career assistance companies our team has decided to share more about this controversial subject. ...
Job Search Myths
We used to write about resume writing myths a lot trying to unveil some of the things job seekers believe to be true. However, we realized that the problem often isn't just in writing a resume or CV; very often people mess up because they don't know how to use a resume or CV in order to get the job. Therefore, our team has decided to shar...
Not Impressive Skills For Recruiters
Job seekers understand that in order to get through the selection process and receive an interview call they need to incorporate the things that would impress recruiters. One of the primary tasks of every job seeker then is to find out what skills and qualifications would be considered as impressive by employers and incorporate them into ...