Few Words About a Resume Strategy
Regardless of age, past experience or job status, many people find it challenging to develop a resume. Seasoned professionals find it hard to sum up one's career in one or two pages. Graduates don't understand how they can be hired having so little experience at all. Besides, it is no easy task to put value into words when you have what i...
Soon-to-Be Graduate Resume
Writing a resume is much more difficult than it was 10 years ago. The competition on the jobs market is tough and candidates strive to adjust their applications as much as they can to stand out among the crowd of others. However, in this article we are not going to dwell on how important it is to highlight your overview of qualifications ...
7 Basic Resume Writing Rules
Developing an interview-worthy resume can be time-consuming and even exhausting, especially if you don't know general expectations hiring authorities have. This article is meant to provide guidance to job seekers in regard to what an effective resume should look like. The resume writing rules provided below are grounded on employers' expe...
How to Get a Job?
Sometimes, job seekers need to start their career from scratch and go back to basic principles of how to land a job. Without describing all aspects of writing an effective resume or targeting one's search, there has to be a basic strategy that will contain key milestones of getting a job within a reasonable time frame. The question many p...
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...