Tag: Resumes

Expert Advice: How Long Should A Resume Be?

While most operators of bungee jumping sites are not typically physics experts, they do rely on tables generated by experts. These tables…

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One Typo You Should Have On Your Resume

I’ve frequently received mail from readers infuriated by the fact that many job seekers and career professionals write the word resume rather…

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Ask An Expert: Can I Include My Business E-mail On My Resume?

An AOL reader asks, “Would it be appropriate to include your business/work e-mail on your resume?” Absolutely not. This gives the impression…

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Is Your Resume Disposable?

By definition, a resume is “a summing up; summary,” according to Dictionary.com. Unless the employer of the future stops caring about your…

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Five Job Search Rules You Should Break

The world has changed, but the “rules” of job searching have remained the same for generations. You’ve heard them: keep your resume…

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You're Only Human…And So Are Interviewers

You likely have heard that interviewing is like dating. Or interviewing is a complex dance with lots of steps. The translation: Interviewing…

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5 Tricks To Get Noticed When Submitting A Résumé Online

Let’s face it; they call it the black hole for a reason. According to Wikipedia, a black hole is a region of…

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Five Résumé Mistakes You Need To Avoid

Creating a powerful résumé that is visually appealing, full of compelling content, and grabs the attention of interviewers is no easy task,…

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Ask An Expert: How Far Back Should You Go On Your Resume?

Deciding how much of your career chronology to report on your resume can be a tricky thing. If you focus on information…

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Resume Rescue: Seven Things To Leave Off Your Resume

Several AOL readers have written in to ask what to leave off of a resume. While every job seeker is unique, here…

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Does Your Resume Have All The Pieces Of The Puzzle?

Akin to constructing a jigsaw puzzle, preparing your interview-cinching resume requires the assembly of many interlocking career pieces, each with a small…

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Ten Resume Tips For Older Workers

As an older job seeker, writing a resume can bring an additional set of challenges. It can be hard to know what…

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