Category: Build a Better Resume

Resume Formats—Which to Use?

RESUME WRITER: Dodie T.
CATEGORY: Build a Better Resume
POSTED: August 21, 2014 at 12:54 pm

It’s time to put together your resume. You’ve reviewed your work history, assessed your skills, abilities, and strengths, and compiled examples of your quantified accomplishments. The next question is, “what format do I use?” While each person is unique and should have a resume tailored to their needs, there are three general formats that are... » Read Full Article

MAKE YOUR RESUME A JOURNAL OF YOUR ACHIEVEMENTS

RESUME WRITER: Bea N.
CATEGORY: Build a Better Resume
POSTED: December 26, 2013 at 11:10 am

MAKE YOUR RESUME A JOURNAL OF YOUR ACHIEVEMENTS Writing a resume can be tricky today. The competition is tough, with hundreds of job seekers competing for the same position. If you want to be placed high on a recruiter or hiring manager’s “Must See” list and stand out in a crowd, start by showcasing your... » Read Full Article

How to Create Your Career Change Resume

AUTHOR: Michelle K.
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POSTED: December 11, 2013 at 2:11 pm

So you’ve decided to take your career in a new direction. In a sea of competing job seekers, how do you make sure your resume stands out?  How are you going to convince an employer to take a chance on you? What skills can I transfer? The first question you should ask yourself is, “What... » Read Full Article

Overqualified? Underqualified? What’s the Best Resume for You?

RESUME WRITER: Lou H.
CATEGORY: Build a Better Resume
POSTED: November 5, 2013 at 8:23 am

by Lou H, ResumeEdge Certified Writer, CPRW Whether you find yourself overqualified or under-qualified for a position you want to apply for, the best way to approach your resume is to focus on how your unique knowledge/skills/expertise can help the potential employer. Dovetail your background with the position responsibilities to fit the company’s needs. Make... » Read Full Article

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