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Résumé Writing

Perfect Resumes and Cover Letters: Editing Tips and Resume Writing Services

Brett Murphy Hunt | Posted 01.26.2016 | Business
Brett Murphy Hunt

We've all been typing on the run with the "Sent From my iPhone" at the bottom. And, let's face it: catching your own typos is actually really hard to do. However, what is not so easily forgiven is a mistake on a resume or cover letter.

3 Tips For Working Successfully With A Younger Boss

Paul Freiberger | Posted 09.29.2015 | Fifty
Paul Freiberger

The release of 'The Intern' is an opportunity to say a few things about the real world and the issues that sometimes arise when the workplace is home to different age groups, especially in places where people who are senior in age are junior in authority.

Your Résumé Will Probably Need The Help Of This Résumé Angel

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 07.07.2015 | Comedy Maybe not the best contact info. Writing your résumé is super boring, but it is essential to adultin...

6 Ways to Think Like an Employer

Ray Rogers | Posted 06.11.2015 | College
Ray Rogers

Gow do you convey to a prospective employer that you are the perfect candidate for their particular position? Start by following these tips.

Want a Great Job? Stop Playing by the Rules!

Eryc Eyl | Posted 05.19.2015 | Business
Eryc Eyl

When it comes to finding work-life balance, one of the first steps is getting the right job. Unfortunately, when it comes to getting the right job, most people are going about it all wrong.

Stop Working on Your Resume, Says Research

Steve Dalton | Posted 08.27.2014 | Business
Steve Dalton

TheLadders asked recruiters to review a stack of resumes while connected to eye tracking software. Their data showed that recruiters spent just six seconds per resume before making a pass/fail decision. However, what they paid attention to was far more informative than their attention spans.

Resume Advice for the Recent Grad

Amanda Augustine | Posted 09.30.2013 | College
Amanda Augustine

Craft a strong resume that says you're ready for the workforce. Here are seven tips to help you send the right message to prospective employers with your resume.

Three Simple Resume Tips

Sara Sutton Fell | Posted 01.30.2013 | Business
Sara Sutton Fell

Because of the resume's omnipresence in our job searches, it's essential to get it right. Here are three very simple resume tips to help you maximize the impact of this all-important document.

The Five Things Your Resume Is Missing

Money Talk News | Angela Colley | Posted 11.08.2012 | Money

MoneyTalksNews: According to a recent study by TheLadders, recruiters only spend about six seconds looking at your resume. During those few seconds...

Dare to Live Beyond Your Resume

The Daily Beacon | Posted 11.04.2012 | College
The Daily Beacon

So if resume building consumes your life, resume writing is painful, interviews are nerve-wracking and the final goal is ambiguous, why do we allow ourselves to be consumed by this?

Katherine Bindley

Why Your Resume Has Just Six Seconds To Make An Impression | Katherine Bindley | Posted 05.10.2012 | Money

There have long been general guidelines for resume writing but rarely, if ever, has it been considered an exact science. Now, using eye-tracking s...

Job Search 101

Adele Scheele | Posted 07.20.2011 | Business
Adele Scheele

It is a hard business. But the fact is that a successful job search requires far more work than anyone expects. Looking for a full-time job is a full-time job in itself.

Headhunter Trade Secrets for Finding a New Job During a Recession

Stephen Viscusi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stephen Viscusi

It is important to remember even if the unemployment rate reaches 10 percent, that means 90 percent of Americans are still working.