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3 Reasons Why Longer Resumes Work

With all the hubbub about short and sweet writing in this attention-deficit disordered culture, shorter isn't always better when i...

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5 Reasons Why A Creative Resume Will Do You More Harm Than Good

In the highly competitive job market, job seekers are always seeking creative ways to stand out. A tactic for many is to step away...

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5 Ways To Customize Your Resume

Even with the job market heating up, your resume can still make or break you. Long gone are the days when you could simply write a...

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4 Things Employers Look For In Resumes

After being at your first entry-level job for over a year, you’re ready for change. You feel like you’ve stopped growing in yo...

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7 Tips: How To Write a Template Cover Letter

There are mixed messages in the value of a cover letter. In one instance, a recruiter proclaims, "Never waste your time on a cove...

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3 Reasons Why The Resume is Passé

Many articles focus job seekers in on specific aspects of their resume such as spelling, punctuation and keywords. While these thr...

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5 Tips To Save A Failing Online Job Search

For many job seekers, your job search probably starts with a Google search. Whether you’re searching for jobs from your smartpho...

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How To Advance Your Career by Writing Your Resume in Advance (Part One)

At a jobseeker networking function many years ago, I told jobseekers, “If you want to advance your career, write your resume in ...

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Avoid These 7 Deadly Resume Mistakes

Every job seeker knows the importance of writing a quality resume. Quality resumes are error-free, illustrate your accomplishme...

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7 Things You Forgot To Include in Your Resume

Many job seekers think they need to keep their resume as concise as possible. While this is a good strategy, there are some import...