Job Search and Personality
Whether you are writing your resume or going to a job interview, you probably have employment as your primary target. But both resume and interview meeting is the chance for hiring authorities to evaluate you on several key areas, such as your fit for the opening, professionalism, your interest and personality. Most job seekers choose to ...
How to Make Your Resume Easier for Employers to Skim?
It is not a secret that hiring authorities don't read resumes and cover letters. No matter how many hours you spend on writing those documents, the initial look of decision makers will take no more than 10-15 seconds. That may well be all the time your resume will have to capture the attention of those reviewing it. With that being said, ...
Writing a Resignation Letter
Leaving your job isn't easy even if you have it all settled for your next career move. Before you walk out the door of the office, make sure your manager has your resignation letter. It is a common practice for employers to request such letter as a part of the process as proof that you terminate your employment voluntarily. Even if your s...
Is Using an Objective Statement Never a Good Idea?
The way you start your resume is extremely important because the first thing hiring managers see will become one of the key criteria in the selection process. And while there are no discussions about the fact that name and contact information is the very first information to be listed on the document, there are still disputes on what shou...
Making Those Little Jobs Shine
Working in a small or cupcake shop seems like a great thing when you will soon graduate from the university. However, when you are 30 years of age aiming for a management position, having too many of such silly little jobs can downgrade your resume significantly. Very often, young people change their career goals frequently and this is us...
How to Start Writing a Resume?
Well begun is half done. Most of us understand why the statement is true based on experience. Beginning a project successfully makes it so much easier to do the rest. A good indicator is the number of google queries that begin with "How to start...". Resume writing is no exception in this context. Many job seekers are puzzled when they ha...
Resume Impression
Before writing one's resume every job seeker should realize that this document is one's only and the most powerful marketing tool. The reason is that HR Manager when reviewing your resume will have only this document to judge what kind of candidate are you. It will eventually result in whether you will be invited for a job interview or yo...
Career Success Tips
Many things have already been said about how to achieve career success. Experienced business owners, analytics, HR experts have shared their opinions on how people can use their potential to satisfy specific career aspirations. If you were to place all recommendations and tips in one place, most likely you would have a 500-page book conta...
Why Should You Be Hired?
The question of writing an effective resume that will result in multiple interviews offers becomes more and more popular nowadays. Since the competition in the jobs market tends to grow, applicants are looking for ways to stand out among the crowd of other job hunters. This isn't easy because that's what other candidates are trying to do ...
Annoying Resume Mistakes
Everybody makes mistakes. Be it a job, personal life or friendship - sometimes we all make wrong choices and do things we tend to regret. Resume writing is no exception. Job seekers too make mistakes when developing their application packages. However, not all mistakes are equal by its importance. At least in the eyes of hiring managers a...