10 Great Keywords To Use On Your Resume

10 Great Keywords To Use On Your Resume

There are a lot of ways to enhance your resume, one of them being to add appropriate keywords throughout the document. Keywords wo...

Your Personal Brand Is Not About You

Your Personal Brand Is Not About You

It’s a personal brand, so it should be all about you, right? Your accomplishments. Your history. Your personality. Your un...

Avoid The Resume Clone Wars: Tell Me Your Story!

Avoid The Resume Clone Wars: Tell Me Your Story!

As a hiring manager (read: non-human resource professional) who has recruited, interviewed and hired interns, entry-level and mid-...

Easy Steps To Customize Your Resume For The Job You're Applying For

Easy Steps To Customize Your Resume For The Job You’re Applying For

In the old days, back when folks were still kick-starting their dinosaurs, one version of a resume may have been perfectly adequat...

The Value Of Writing A LinkedIn Profile That's Different From Your Resume

The Value Of Writing A LinkedIn Profile That’s Different From Your Resume

An executive job seeker recently inquired: "How important do you think it is for me to have a LinkedIn profile?" I replied: VER...

How To Write An A+ Resume

How To Write An A+ Resume

Your resume is arguably the most important document in your job search. It’s the first impression you make on any recruiter, HR ...

Resume Achievements: Are Yours Too Long, Too Short Or Just Right?

Resume Achievements: Are Yours Too Long, Too Short Or Just Right?

On your resume, what is the limit on how much to write about an achievement? The answer is, 'It depends.' I suggest your goa...

The Resume Is Dead. Long Live The Online Profile!

The Resume Is Dead. Long Live The Online Profile!

Okay, it’s not dead yet, but I want it to die. I understand that there’s still a huge part of the career management industr...

6 Ways To Go Beyond The Resume

6 Ways To Go Beyond The Resume

Job seekers often spend most of their time focused on creating the perfect resume. And while a clear, focused resume is certainly ...

Ten Things Career Changers Need On Their Resume

Ten Things Career Changers Need On Their Resume

In the last few years, executive resume writer Mary Elizabeth Bradford has noticed more of her clients seeking a career switch, ev...