A reader asks: Do you have any tips or tricks you can share about how to write a resume that will actually get results? I have great experience. I am certain I am among the top tier of the candidates in the job market. Yet, I send out my resume and nothing happens. Nobody calls. It
writing a resume
If you are writing a resume, here are 5 words you should never use, plus some resume excerpts to show you how to put these tips into practice.
Have you ever struggled with writing a resume? Is this you? You’ve decided to look for a new job. You scour the job boards – Monster, Indeed, Simply Hired - and find several jobs you’re confident about. You get to work writing a resume and then send it, and possibly cover letters, to the top five.
Resume writing is one of the first and also one of the most challenging tasks that professionals must tackle when beginning a new job search. Resume styles and expectations are continually changing, requiring the job seeker to take a fresh look at and sometimes completely rewrite her resume with each career step. What should be
These days, a summary section for your resume is almost essential. If you have a resume summary section in your resume, pat yourself on the back. You are definitely on the right track. But how effective is it? When clients come to my firm to have their resume revamped and rewritten, I tend to see