4 Ways to Create Added Value on Your Resume

If you are looking to bolster your resume here a few ways you can do so quickly and easily. 1.Mentorship This may be an overlooked experience to put on your resume. However, it can truly be an invaluable one because it showcases your ability to connect and help others. Companies and organizations are always lookingContinue reading “4 Ways to Create Added Value on Your Resume”

5 Tips for Writing a Better Resume

A resume is a marketing tool to help you get an interview which will hopefully lead to a job. However, writing a good resume is essentially keeping things simple and to the point. You know you need to write down your work history, relevant skills and professional summary highlighting your goal(s) and what you’re goingContinue reading “5 Tips for Writing a Better Resume”

How to Sell Your Education to Hiring Managers

Having a strong work history is important–it’s also great having a decent education. However, did you know that your education can somwtimes work against you? Too much education may reflect a focus on more theory than real world application. Ok, so you have a degree or a few certificates. However, the bottomline is if it’sContinue reading “How to Sell Your Education to Hiring Managers”

5 Tips to Writing a Winning Resume

Writing a winning resume takes time and effort. You need to really look over your key strengths and experience (chose what works and doesn’t for the job you are applying for)–tighten up your resume (less repetition and more action words) and put it into a readable and clear format. However, if you need a fewContinue reading “5 Tips to Writing a Winning Resume”

Why You Should Treat Your Resume like Real Estate

A great way of looking at your resume is similar to real estate. It is a property where you add value via your job experience, skills and professionnel development. Equally if you are low on experience you must still treat your resume as invaluable property that directly relates to you. A Solid Foundation In termsContinue reading “Why You Should Treat Your Resume like Real Estate”

3 Out-of-Box Ways to Make Your Resume Stand Out

Giving your resume and coverletter a little pop is definitely a good thing. You want to make your application noticed by thinking outside-the-box with a few ideas that indicate you are serious about your career. Here are a few ways to bring more attention to your resume: 1. Referral Quotes Dust off any old referralContinue reading “3 Out-of-Box Ways to Make Your Resume Stand Out”

4 Quick Ways to Edit Your Resume

Our resumes are important tools to get our information out to potential employers. And it’s always a great idea to keep your resume up-to-date because you never know when a job opportunity arises. However, if you need to do a quick edit before sending out your resume here are 4 tips you can use: 1.Continue reading “4 Quick Ways to Edit Your Resume”

5 Tips to Writing a Better Resume

Your resume is the best way of showcasing your skills and experience to potential employers. When writing it we sometimes tend to overthink what employers want and end up creating a resume that isn’t focused but rather tries to do too many things at the same time. Here are 5 tips to writing a betterContinue reading “5 Tips to Writing a Better Resume”

How to Write a Resume in Under 2 Hours

Taking proper time and care to write your resume is essential. Many job seekers also hire resume writers to do it for them. However, sometimes you are in a bind and need a quick resume done. So where do you start? Here are a few tips on how to write a decent 1-page resume inContinue reading “How to Write a Resume in Under 2 Hours”

How to Create a Keyword-Focused Resume

Writing a keyword-focused is vital to getting an interview. Just writing a one-fits-all resume may get you a few interviews, but spending time and attention to creating resumes specifically for a job advertisement is a definite must. Additionally, keywords are important because ATS (Automated Tracking Systems) scan resumes looking for them–this technology is used toContinue reading “How to Create a Keyword-Focused Resume”