Category Archives: Resumes

Finally: The Perfect Resume Template for Young Professionals

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I created a resume template for an effective young professional resume. Why is the resume template effective?

Read it all the way through. Then see the explanations for each section at the bottom…   

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Short Term Work: When Does a Job Become Resume Worthy Experience?

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Anthony Scaramucci didn’t exactly stay in his last position long enough to make it count. In fact, he was removed from the position just 10 days after he was appointed. Which leads us to an important question:

Just how long are you supposed to stay at a company before that job becomes a resume worthy experience?
   

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Resume Rejected? How to Avoid Getting Ruled Out at First Glance

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Cleary, the tons of messages about avoiding basic errors are not getting through. Surveys suggest this is not an isolated scenario… so many are having their resume rejected at first glance.

Here are some resume writing basics that will help you avoid having your resume rejected…   

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Top Tips for Resume Crafting in the Age of Technology

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We can all agree that high-tech gadgets have given us big improvements in our daily lives.

But did you know that these same improvements and innovations can potentially hurt your chances at landing an interview?   

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The Descriptive Keywords that Make Your Resume More Powerful

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The point of the resume is to make a solid first impression. But doing so requires strong, descriptive keywords that effectively market your experience.

No hiring manager wants to read a resume that’s full of nondescript adjectives, or one that lacks powerful verbs…

   

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The Ultimate Resume Writing Guide for New Grads [Infographic]

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Welcome to the job search, new grads! And the starting point for many? A new version of your resume. But where to start? And how do you know if you’ve gotten it right?

Sounds like you need a resume writing guide…   

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