resume writing advice

The Top 5 Reasons Your Resume Isn’t Getting Callbacks

March 20, 2019

You’ve spent hours in all of your free time (insert eye roll here) trying to write a resume that *hopefully* communicates your skills and experience.

The Dos and Don’ts of References

March 8, 2019

It’s a tale as old as resume-writing time: you start by writing an award-winning resume and wrap it up in a nice package by slapping.

Some Of The Worst Words To Use On Your Resume

March 8, 2018

The purpose of a resume is to paint the best professional picture of yourself as possible in a relatively short amount of time. When people.

A Quick Post On Quick Fixes For Your Resume

February 1, 2018

Did you just stumble upon an opening for your dream job at your dream company? Is that job opening closing today?! Take a breather! Sending.

Are You as Smart as Your Resume Implies?

September 21, 2017

It’s one thing to add a college, graduate program, or certificate on your resume, but if you have an engineering degree and you don’t know.

Some Hard Truths about Searching for a Job

August 24, 2017

“Could you take a quick look at my resume and tell me what you think?” If we had a dollar for every time we’ve been.

10 Things NOT to Put in Your Resume

August 10, 2017

Your resume is your first impression on a potential employer. A well-written document is a strictly objective and succinct recap of your professional.  Avoid turning.

The Objective Brag: Showing resume strength and confidence without sounding cocky

June 29, 2017

“I don’t know what I can put on my resume without sounding cocky.” The voice on the other end of the call belonged to a.

You Might Need a Professional Resume Writer If…

June 15, 2017

When you’re searching for a job, your resume is the most important marketing tool you will employ. In fact, most recruiters or hiring managers rely.

How to Create a “When Can You Start?” Resume

May 15, 2017

First impressions are still a big deal, so since your resume is your first introduction to a hiring manager, isn’t it imperative that it stands.

A Resume Guide for Senior-Level Professionals

April 3, 2017

You’ve risen through the ranks. You started with internships and entry-level scutwork, made your mark as an individual contributor, and now you’re finding yourself in.

5 Simple Changes to Update Your Resume

March 7, 2017

Spring is almost here and you still haven’t updated your resume! If you’re still contemplating what needs to be changed, here are five simple things.

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.

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.

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.

Pre-Interview Tips for College Grads

June 30, 2016

Googling a list of common interview questions shouldn’t be the only thing you do to prepare for an interview. There’s a lot more to it:.

Why Hiring a Professional Resume Writer is a Great Investment

March 18, 2016

Job searching can be expensive! It costs money to buy new clothes or dry clean your only interview suit. And at a time when you’re.

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.

Career Options for New Graduates

July 17, 2015

As a new crop of high school grads heads off to college, it’s a good time to think about career majors and where the best.

One-Size-Doesn’t-Fit-All When it Comes to Resumes

May 7, 2015

Resumes no longer come in a one-size-fits-all format. To be more specific, you have to know who you want to impress with yours and if.

Failure to Launch: Common Job Search Mistakes

January 13, 2015

While this year’s college graduates are and will be facing a tough job market, they can still take comfort from the fact that many employers.

Before You Hit Send Follow these Tips to Get Your Resume Read

December 23, 2014

Finding that perfect job opportunity doesn’t come around very often for many, and when it does, excitement can take over and cloud the ability to.