Tag Archives: Resumes

  • Selling Yourself as a Job Seeker

    How you present yourself is critical in a job search. Materials Typically the first point of contact you’ll have with a potential employer is through materials such as your resume, email, cover letters, etc. Make sure these materials are clear, focused, truthful conten… more

  • Learning New Skills for Your Cleared Job Search Webinar

    If you missed our recent webinar on new skills for your cleared job search, check out the recorded version below. You'll learn immediate actionable steps you can take to improve your job search -- from typical job seeker mistakes to the value of data mining social media for in… more

  • The Difference Between a Resume, a Bio, and Curricula Vitae

    Job seekers are somewhat confused with the semantics of what a resume is versus a short biography versus a curricula vitae. Each has their strengths and weaknesses, depending upon the end goal or objective of the owner. Let’s examine the definitions and the differences. Curr… more

  • Seven LinkedIn First-Time User Mistakes

    Recruiters are just as discriminating when reviewing LinkedIn profiles as they are when they review resumes. Those using LinkedIn for the first time can be in a rush, make minor or major mistakes, and don’t realize they have set themselves up for failure. Here are a few mistak… more

  • A Basic Checklist for Your Cleared Resume

    Resume basics. Everyone knows those, right? Based on the resumes in any company’s applicant tracking database, the answer is more likely, NO. Your personal resume checklist: __ Name. __ City and state. Street address isn't necessary. __ Email address. Only one, nothing ‘cu… more