Change is Coming!

We all know change is inevitable, right? Well, after much thought and consideration, and nearly 30 years of improving resumes for people across the globe, Peterson’s has decided to wind down our interests in ResumeEdge. While the service will be temporarily unavailable to new users, there’s a new strategy in the works, and we hope to introduce a new version shortly – please check back soon for more information.

If you just signed up for ResumeEdge, don’t worry, we’ve got your back and will continue to provide you with our services through March 31st. We know that many of you have come to rely on ResumeEdge, and we want to thank you all for your trust in our product, and encourage you to come back for more information on how to access the new product.

Thank you again, and we’ll see you soon!

Category: Job Interview

Pitching Yourself: 5 Practical Resume and Interview Tips for Job Seekers

AUTHOR: Brian Rashid
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POSTED: September 17, 2013 at 7:24 am

When you hear the word “pitch,” what comes to mind? In a world where our job market is saturated, the association with buzzwords in resumes or during interviews, without proven results of what you’ve done, is increasingly frowned upon. Some hiring managers and recruiters associate “pitch” with the guy at the networking event, martini in one... » Read Full Article

The Social Job Interview – How It Can Hurt You

AUTHOR: Jeff K.
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POSTED: July 19, 2013 at 8:00 am

Ever hear of a social job interview? I hadn’t until I came across a Mashable.com article on how to ace it. Basically, what this boils down to is your social media presence. We all have one whether we’re aware of it or not. If you have a Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn account, or if you’ve ever left... » Read Full Article

Are Your Cover Letters and Interviewing Skills Making You Unforgettable?

AUTHOR: Darlene Z.
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POSTED: July 12, 2013 at 10:18 am

If they’re not, then you’re wasting your time. You will not get the job. An interesting article on Mashable.com, detailed what five hiring managers found most unforgettable about candidates. Their information is informative and telling. Behave as if You’re Part of the Team The Chegg’s Director of Talent Acquisition, Amy Knapp, had this to say:... » Read Full Article

Successful Female Executives Tell You The Best Interview Questions They Faced…and Why

AUTHOR: Darlene Z.
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POSTED: June 18, 2013 at 10:08 am

I came across a fascinating article on Women & Co., in which numerous female executives shared their favorite interview questions and why they thought the questions were so impressive and insightful. For anyone actively in the job market, who wants to ace an interview, read on. How These Executives Made the Questions Work in Their... » Read Full Article

Challenging Interviews

AUTHOR: Darlene Z.
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POSTED: June 11, 2013 at 2:00 am

Everyone loves to receive that all-important phone call in which an HR representative requests an interview. It’s the proverbial light at the end of the tunnel. After weeks – perhaps months – of job search, the goal is finally in sight. However, you still have to get through the interview. While spending an hour or... » Read Full Article

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