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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

  • 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

  • 5 Tips to Quickly Succeed in Your Job Search

    When you're looking for a new opportunity, you will find huge numbers of articles and services telling you what to do. And yes, many do conflict. Read a variety, but don't get bogged down in too many, too soon. Whether you've just begun to think about finding a new job or… more

  • Make Sure Your Resume Is Not a Bore

    I read a lot of resumes and the majority are boring. Just think how recruiters, who read far more every day, must feel. Why should you care? Boring resumes usually do a bad job of making the case for why you should be considered. Unless you're highly regarded in your field or a … 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