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Reboot Your Resume to Reboot Your Career in 2018

The start of the new year is the perfect opportunity to freshen up your resume and be prepared for new opportunities whether you’ve resolved to finding a new job in 2018 or a new opportunity presents itself when you least … Continue reading

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Building a Rad Resume

Your resume needs to make it past numerous gatekeepers, including Internet filters, HR specialists and recruiters. Before it gets to a hiring manager or a director, you have been vetted multiple times. Follow these rules to make it past the … Continue reading

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Get to the Point by Cutting Fluff Words

Efficiency is necessary in today’s busy lives. Like you, I have a lot to do and very little time to do it in, which means I have to be efficient and exact wherever I can. I apply this approach to … Continue reading

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Limit Grammar Funny Business to Saturday Nights

One of my favorite Saturday Night Live skits is Weekend Update where Seth Meyers interviews (or tries to, anyway) the Girl You Wish You Hadn’t Started a Conversation With at a Party. In these skits, Seth interviews an opinionated young woman who … Continue reading

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Tips for Correct Capitalization on your Resume and Cover Letter

A cover letter and resume should draw attention to your skills and qualifications, not detract from them with randomly capitalized words. Imagine if You received a Cover Letter written like This. Reading this is like riding a Roller Coaster. By … Continue reading

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Top Tricks to Get Your Resume Read

Reports show that hiring managers and recruiters only spend 20-30 seconds reviewing resumes … that’s not a lot of time to get noticed. Have your resume stand out! Format is very important – it must be written in neat paragraphs … Continue reading

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