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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 ...

Minimize superlatives and maximize outcomes to give your resume a credibility boost

Thursday, April 21st 2016 6:46 am

Many resumes that I see contain superlatives, such as "excellent," "outstanding" and so on. Used sparingly and strategically, these are ...

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 ...

Accomplishments make a resume rock!

Tuesday, May 13th 2014 11:31 am

When it comes to presenting your work experience on a resume, noting job responsibilities is a must but including accomplishments is what can really help separate you from your competition.

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