Category: Build a Better Resume

Selling yourself-crafting the perfect sales resume

AUTHOR: Michelle K.
POSTED: October 21, 2015 at 5:03 pm

So, you’re in the world of sales and looking to create a new resume. You have less than 60 seconds to catch the recruiter’s attention. When a position is opened, the recruiter knows the experience they are looking for and they quickly scan the resume for specific keywords. If they aren’t found, they move on.... » Read Full Article

Why leaving short-term employment off your resume is a bad idea

CATEGORY: Blog, Build a Better Resume, Recruiter Tips
POSTED: June 17, 2015 at 2:42 pm

When crafting your resume you may ask yourself if you should omit short-term employment. You didn’t work there very long, so it shouldn’t matter, right? Well, it does matter! Whatever the reason may be, it’s important to eliminate gaps on your resume, otherwise it may appear as if you have something to hide. Gaps in... » Read Full Article

Tips to Write a Student Resume

CATEGORY: Build a Better Resume
POSTED: December 19, 2014 at 12:10 pm

Whether you are embarking on your first semester in college or preparing for graduation, now is the time to think about crafting a well-written resume. Like those with strong work histories, students should also focus on the skills and abilities they bring to a potential employer—including their accomplishments. Students might look at different accomplishments than... » Read Full Article

Why Downplay Your Resume?

CATEGORY: Build a Better Resume
POSTED: October 16, 2014 at 11:10 am

While some job seekers venture into the process like a seasoned diver—head first and ready to plunge right in—others prefer to take a more cautious approach and test the waters first. Some individuals know that they must begin circulating their resume either in paper form, electronic form, or through social media, but they want to... » Read Full Article

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