Category Archives: Resumes

The 10 Best FREE Online Resume Builders

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Free resume builders are useful tools that help you assemble your work history and experience into a well-organized resume with ease. A good resume builder enables you to create a resume that fits the job you’re going for and highlight the best aspects of your professional profile.   

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Is That Patchwork Resume Damaging Your Personal Brand?

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Want to distinguish your resume from every other resume on the recruiter’s desk?

Yes, you can! And you don’t have to create one that looks like a patchwork quilt… you know, the kind where an individual copies phrases and sentences from the many versions of their resumes…   

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Impactful Words Perfect for Your Resume

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In your resume, take a look at the words and phrases you choose to describe your responsibilities and qualifications.

Then ask yourself if there might be a better choice that sounds more powerful/high level/interesting/etc…    

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How to Quickly Customize Your Resume for EACH Opportunity

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Customizing your resume does NOT mean a complete re-write of your resume for each opportunity.

But, it does mean taking a little more time than simply clicking on the “Apply” button…   

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Job Marketing Approach: Should I Be General or Specific?

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Let’s say you have a little experience in different areas of marketing and sales. While they go hand-in-hand to some degree, selling yourself as a jack- or jill-of-all-trades within marketing and sales won’t be as effective as targeting your approach.

Sure, you can have multiple resumes, cover letters, and even bios, but what about the platforms where you’re confined to a singular identity, like LinkedIn or social media?   

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Low-Cost Online Learning: Add Real Value to Your Resume

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What do you do if your resume lacks the right education and credentials for the job you really, really want?

No worries! In today’s marketplace you can quickly add online training, seminars, and other educational resources to your resume, and many are available for little to no cost…   

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