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9 Reasons Your Resume Gets Rejected

February 7, 2017

Even though most job-seekers qualify to perform many different jobs, they still worry about their qualifications when it comes to job openings. Of course they.

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Getting Hired in a Digital World

November 7, 2016

Social media is and will continue to be the future for job seekers and recruiters, whether we like it or not! The fact is, 94%.

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15 Secrets to Writing a Great Resume

October 28, 2016

Yikes, there’s a lot of resume advice floating around out there! Some good, some not so good and we understand it has to leave you.

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Pink Resumes and Candy Wrappers

October 5, 2016

Job applicants have used everything from Vine videos to infographics to candy wrappers to replace the standard resume. Unfortunately, they’re also a great way to.

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Four Grammar Mistakes to Avoid in Your Resume

July 21, 2016

Writing well doesn’t have to be difficult but if you’ve ever written a cover letter or resume, you understand just how hard it is to.

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The Importance of References

July 14, 2016

When it comes to searching for a job, there are two things you already know: Have your resume ready and brush up on your interview.

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People Who Lie On Their Resumes [Infographic]

July 7, 2016

No matter how qualified you are, applying for a job can be a daunting task. You might even be tempted to stretch the truth a.

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New Eyes, New Rules for Your Resume

May 19, 2016

When you click the ‘submit application’ button to send your resume, have you ever considered that it might not land in front of human eyes?.

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Tips for Serving the Best Resume

May 6, 2016

Headhunters match resumes to open job opportunities much like we match food cravings to a restaurant menu – when you glance over it, there’s either.

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How Tailoring Your Resume is Like Ordering Starbucks

April 28, 2016

Our life experiences seem to be customized these days on many levels, for example ordering at Starbucks is super customized from Grande soy no-whip frapp’s.

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Resume Tips for Stay-at-Home Parents Returning to Work

March 31, 2016

There are approximately five million women and 176,000 men that are stay-at-home parents according to some of the latest figures from the U.S. Census Bureau..

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Top Six Workplace Fears

February 22, 2016

Let’s face it, when it comes to finding or holding onto a job these days, it pays to prepare for the unexpected. When we meet.

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Resume Changes for 2016

February 12, 2016

It’s 2016 and you just pulled your four page, wrinkled up resume from 2008 out of the bottom of your desk drawer because you’ve been.

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What Social Profiles Do You Include in a Resume?

February 4, 2016

Social media has become much more than a cool tool to communicate with your friends. Your social profiles present the real you to everyone, from.

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What Employers Really Look for in a Resume

January 28, 2016

Unless you have a respectable resume, the chances of getting in the door for a job interview are pretty slim – even if you’re the.

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Time to Spring Clean Your Resume

January 15, 2016

Looking for a new job or searching for employment in the New Year? It may not be spring time yet but it’s definitely time to.

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The Perfect Job Interview Checklist

December 17, 2015

When you’re preparing for a job interview, it can become a complex process from deciding what to wear to nailing the interview questions – and sometimes.

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Objective Statements that Scream Me-Me-Me

November 20, 2015

There was a time when you used the “prime real estate” at the top of your resume to declare your objective. This was where you.

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2016 Graduates – It’s Time to Spruce up Your Resume

November 12, 2015

If you or someone you know will graduate with a bachelor’s degree next spring, it’s time to spruce up your resume. A national recruiting trends.

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Why You Need to Get Rid of these ‘Say Nothing’ Cover Letter Lines

October 30, 2015

Most of us have reached this exact moment when we’re just about ready to submit our resume and then it hits us – I don’t.

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The Do’s and Don’ts of a Rockin Resume

October 23, 2015

There is an art to writing a resume that won’t end up in the trash can! Here are some great tips presented in an infographic.

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4 Ways to Overcome the Ums, Likes, and Aahs in Your Job Interview

October 8, 2015

Are your interview spiels full of “ums,” “likes,” and “aahs?” Then this blog post is for you. We encounter a lot of professionals who unconsciously.

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5 Out-of-the-Box Job Search Tips

October 1, 2015

In today’s economy, according to business consultant Jim Kukral, you need to be more than experienced, qualified, and personable to get the job you want..

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10 Common Mistakes Job Seekers Make

September 24, 2015

Do you know someone who has experience and skill in their field (not to mention commitment, drive, and great references), but despite their best efforts,.

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Resume Power Words – Use with Caution

September 18, 2015

You’ve written a great resume, but you want it to be read – which words do you use? Here are the top 20 power words.

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