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Maneuvering Your Job Search Through COVID-19

April 13, 2020 in Career and Job Search Tips

 

Right now times are very uncertain and stressful. The COVID-19 outbreak not only caused a health crisis but in a matter of days, millions of people found themselves suddenly out of work. Those still employed are feeling uncertain about whether their companies will last through this crisis.   While this unprecedented time is scary, there […]

 

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Does Your Resume Need Your Address?

January 27, 2020 in Career and Job Search Tips, Resume Tips

 

Omitting Your Location From Your Resume Is A Mistake Increasingly, we see candidates omitting their location from their resume and/or LinkedIn. That’s a mistake, for two primary reasons. Before going into those reasons, note that it’s perfectly acceptable not to include your full address, but at the very least you want to include your city […]

 

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How to Optimize Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile | Kinsa Group

June 4, 2012 in Career and Job Search Tips, Resume Tips

 

Did you know that when resumes are submitted to corporations or job boards, they are then filtered by Applicant Tracking Software (ATS)? Did you also know that hiring authorities use keywords when searching for potential candidates on LinkedIn? For these reasons, it is imperative you optimize your resume and LinkedIn profile. Optimization defined Optimization is […]

 

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The Worst Mistake You Can Make On Your Resume

September 27, 2010 in Career and Job Search Tips, Resume Tips

 

By, Karen Burns from USNews Fact: Job hunters obsess about resumes. Who wouldn’t? There’s so much to get right–functional versus chronological, objective statements (pro and con), key words, templates, references, font size, white space, action verbs, employment gaps, placement and style of bullets, typos, and whether to include hobbies (probably a “no” on that last […]

 

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The Résumé Update – Why and How to Do it, Even if You Have a Job

July 20, 2010 in Career and Job Search Tips, Resume Tips

 

Keeping your résumé current is important to your continued career development.  But unless you’re actively looking for a job, the daily demands of life, home and work can easily push this updating process down on your priority list.  If you haven’t reviewed your résumé in over a year, here are just a few good reasons why you should take […]

 

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