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A helpful resource for a long-standing workplace problem

Wednesday, November 14th 2018 9:01 pm

It is certainly no secret that age discrimination ...

Free resume reviews available at local job fair on Oct. 4

Monday, September 24th 2018 9:19 pm

Mariner Career Services will be providing free resume reviews to ...

Interviewing tip: When preparing to respond to interviewer questions, think ‘stop light’

Tuesday, June 5th 2018 8:44 am

When you are in a job interview and the interviewer is articulating a question ...

Soft skills continue to be essential for a winning resume

Thursday, January 4th 2018 7:23 am

Including relevant soft or people skills in one's resume is ...

Show more value with your resume by detailing multiple jobs at the same employer

Tuesday, September 12th 2017 8:22 pm

In many of the resumes that I see, job seekers will often ...

Keep your presentation crisp and clean when preparing a resume

Monday, June 5th 2017 8:56 am

In reflecting on the resumes that I see from job seekers, I will sometimes come across resumes that ...

Uncover areas of value to get your resume on the right track

Friday, March 31st 2017 9:39 pm
It is estimated that roughly one out of every six American workers is either ...

2015 Portage County Job Fair

Tuesday, August 11th 2015 4:34 am

A big thumbs up to the Portage County Business Council and to everyone involved with ...

Don't forget to include volunteer experience on your resume to show additional value

Monday, March 30th 2015 9:19 pm

In working with clients, I am frequently asked if it is a good idea to include volunteer experience on a resume. My answer is almost always ...

Are you using your LinkedIn summary to your best advantage?

Friday, October 10th 2014 9:59 am

When completing or updating the summary area of your LinkedIn profile ...

Making the grade with GPAs

Thursday, July 24th 2014 4:53 am

Recently at a seminar that I presented, an attendee asked if she should put her GPA on her resume. The answer is one that I often give ...

Focus on value first, length second

Saturday, June 21st 2014 7:57 am

How long should a resume be? One page? Two pages? In my experience in working with job seekers...

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