Overcoming Obstacles: Resume Hacks

Hiring Managers have a difficult task. They need to fill job vacancies, but they must wade through poorly written resumes. Help a prospective employer make a quick decision to call you by crafting a nice resume. The work history is the real “meat” to any resume. Hack #1: Do not copy the job description. Some […]

Surviving COVID-19: Resume Tips

Will the nation reopen on May 1st? What have you done during the wait? When companies open their doors, you need to step up with your resume. Employers only spend 10 seconds glancing at a resume. You need to grab their attention and pull them in with a great resume.  Do a little research to […]

Write That Resume During COVID-19

In March 2020, 7.1 million people were unemployed according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. It is believed that COVID-19 created a sudden rise in unemployment by almost 1%. If you are unemployed during this crisis, it’s time to write that resume! Make sure you understand resume basics before you start writing.  You must […]

How to Write a Cover Letter – Avoid Common Pitfalls

Welcome to part three of the five-part series on writing cover letters In this blog post, we are going to discuss how you can avoid common pitfalls in cover letters. Many job seekers repeat their resume in the cover letter, word for word. Don’t do this!  Pick 3-4 relevant accomplishments in your resume and use […]

New Year, New You! Write that Resume – Part 2

Welcome to the second blog post in a four-part series on resume writing. Employers only spend 10 seconds glancing at a resume. You need to grab their attention and pull them in with a great resume title.  Do a little research to understand the appropriate job titles for your industry. However, you must make yourself […]

Happy New Year! Write that Resume – Part 1

Welcome to 2020!  January normally starts a hiring boom in multiple industries. Use this 4-part blog series to craft a resume that will land you the right job. Make sure you understand resume basics before you start writing.  You must condense your work experience into a concise, easy to read, typo-free document.  Capitalize on relevant […]

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