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  • When You Design Your Resume Avoid These 6 Things

    Please don’t try to stand out by using graphics, tables, colorful type or pictures when you design your resume. Being straightforward and easy-to-read is what makes your resume stand out, along with accomplishments that are relevant to the position you’re applying for… more

  • The Big 5 Resume Mistakes of Military Transition

    Creating a useful resume is difficult work. It takes research, knowledge, introspection, and decent writing skills. Even the best of us often have trouble writing our resumes. Over many years as an HR professional, I have volunteered to do resume reviews with various groups.… more

  • Little Resume Mistakes That Tell Employers You’re a Risk

    To the best of your knowledge, your resume is perfect. You ran it through spell check three times just to make sure it didn’t miss anything the first two times. You even had your Uncle Dave look it over because he hired a guy once and he knows a thing or two about resumes.… more

  • Cleared Employers Do Not Want to See This on Your Resume

    In many cases, your resume serves as your first impression to recruiters and hiring managers. And as first impressions go, you only get one. So check your cleared resume today to make sure it’s as effective as it should be, and that you’re not communicating any of the fo… more