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Mon, 26 Nov 2012 10:23:00 +0000
If you’re looking for a public sector job with the federal government you should know that there are some significant differences between a federal government resume and a traditional resume. In fact, if your federal government resume does not contain a few key ingredients then it won’t get a second glance. Let’s take a look […]
Mon, 19 Nov 2012 14:19:11 +0000
So you’ve found a new job. Congratulations! Now you need to let your boss know that you’re walking out the door. It’s time to write a letter of resignation. Chances are there are many things you’d like to tell your boss. It’d be fun to rant, right? However, writing a good – and appropriate – […]
Mon, 12 Nov 2012 12:02:39 +0000
When you’re writing an executive resume there’s an abundance of information to consider. Executive resumes are more detailed and comprehensive than many other types or formats of resumes. There are many components to consider. Try to include everything and it’s easy to end up with a twenty page resume. That, of course, isn’t a great […]
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Mon, 05 Nov 2012 11:44:27 +0000
Today most employers conduct background checks on new employees. It’s simply part of the hiring process. Put yourself in their shoes; would you want to hire somebody that has been accused of assault with a deadly weapon? Background checks are really the only way they can make sure they’re not hiring a dangerous person. That […]
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Mon, 29 Oct 2012 13:43:07 +0000
Do you have a dream job or company you’d like to work for? While you may be content at your existing employer, there’s always that one company that would be incredible to be a part of. If you have your sights set on a specific company, don’t let it stay a dream. Take steps to […]
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Mon, 22 Oct 2012 14:49:56 +0000
The Curriculum Vitae is a complicated document. Unlike a traditional resume, it requires extensive information about your academic education and/or research background, as well as your experience. Because it is potentially so complex, it’s common to make a few formatting and content mistakes. Let’s take a look at the five mistakes you might be making […]
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Mon, 15 Oct 2012 12:05:35 +0000
It seems there comes a point in every job seeker’s quest where they come across an interviewer who asks inappropriate questions. These questions not only feel uncomfortable to answer, they’re also illegal to ask. So what do you do you want the job but you don’t want answer the questions? Keep In Mind The Reason […]
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Fri, 12 Oct 2012 13:23:03 +0000
There are those who don’t believe resumes are going to be around much longer. Who needs resumes when you have LinkedIn, right? They actually serve two different purposes. They go together very well and both have to be top-notch in order for you to get interviews. Why a Cover Letter and Resume? Your resume serves […]
Wed, 10 Oct 2012 12:43:54 +0000
You come across a job that looks like a good fit for you. You’ve got the experience, education and skills required. You even have some great accomplishments that show that you can really make a difference to the bottom line. Who wouldn’t like this job? They somehow make it look “fun” with great perks and […]
Mon, 08 Oct 2012 13:28:08 +0000
Your cover letter is the perfect place to talk about you, right? Of course it is, but it’s really not all about you. In fact, you have to make the employers believe it’s about them. What it actually is all about is how you can help them. Make sense? What Not To Do Read over your cover […]