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How Smart Product Managers Craft a Resume

Brian de Haaff | Posted 01.10.2017 | Business
Brian de Haaff

Resumes take time to craft. I know that. And if you are looking for a new product management position, you are likely investing great effort in getti...

Unlock 18 questions to reveal your professional worth in 2017

Carla Deter | Posted 12.31.2016 | Impact
Carla Deter

It's almost 2017 and I'm giving this away to you for free. I feel like I'm giving away a 'secret' but truly it is a 'gift.' Yes, it's the questions I ...

Have you HUGGED your professional brand lately? 10 Must-Do's!

Carla Deter | Posted 12.19.2016 | Technology
Carla Deter

The new year is almost here and with it, a chance to have the best of your career. Whether you're self-employed or work for a small or large company, ...

How To Build a Powerful Resume by Traveling Around the World

Charlene Rhinehart | Posted 11.01.2016 | Travel
Charlene Rhinehart

Do you dream of traveling around the world while building your professional reputation to be a highly-sought after employee or entrepreneur? Have you ...

Don't Let This Kind Of Tweeting Blunder Jeopardize Your Next Job

Krista Parkinson | Posted 10.24.2016 | Education
Krista Parkinson

My friend Hannah works in Human Resources at a major production company and is in charge of hiring interns and assistants for the executives. One of t...

Redefining Gender: This Week In Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 10.29.2016 | Impact
Ari Nessel

Recent social movements include the Ice Bucket Challenge, #bringbackourgirls, #heforshe, Black Lives Matter and same-sex marriage. As Emma Watson eloq...

Diary of a School Leader: Worst Interview Ever

Rosalinda Mercado-Garza | Posted 09.28.2016 | College
Rosalinda Mercado-Garza

I don't mind telling you that early in my search to land a new teaching job my interviews were abysmal.

Resume 101: Ditch the Objective Statement and Consider a Summary

Crystal Marsh | Posted 09.22.2016 | Business
Crystal Marsh

If you're navigating the job hunt, surely you're taking some time to revamp your resume. If that's the case, one of the questions that you might have is whether or not you need an objective statement on your resume. The objective statement is basically a few bullet points saying what you're looking for -- a short, targeted statement regarding your ideal job.

Motherhood Revised My Resume

Galina Nemirovsky | Posted 09.14.2016 | Parents
Galina Nemirovsky

I swore I'd never be one of those moms who over-scheduled her kids (as much for my sanity as for theirs) and I've honored this commitment until this y...

Rx For A Winning Resume

Adele Scheele | Posted 08.30.2016 | Business
Adele Scheele

A resume is a synopsis of your professional life. Like a snapshot, it just has to show that you were doing something while you were there. It isn't exciting, in fact it's downright boring. Still, you have to have it, and for most of us, it's hard to write because we too often doubt ourselves.

The Mini Skirt Method to Getting Your Resume Read

Krista Parkinson | Posted 08.23.2016 | College
Krista Parkinson

Your cover letter should be like a mini skirt: long enough to cover the important parts, but short enough to be interesting! Here are 5 tips to writin...

Creating Your College List Using Data

Ishan Puri | Posted 08.19.2016 | College
Ishan Puri

Developing your college list is a challenging task. Many students who approach us at Synocate apply to 7 or more schools and spread those across safet...

Want Your Resume to Stand Out? Try This One Tactic

Brian de Haaff | Posted 08.17.2016 | Business
Brian de Haaff

It is still a tough job market out there. And some folks will go to great lengths to get noticed by employers and recruiters. Jobseekers even grab headlines for the unconventional tactics they employ.

5 Important Skills You'll See on Every Great Resume

Quora | Posted 08.02.2016 | Business
Quora

What are the best skills to have on a resume? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by ...

Guaranteed College Admissions Boost: Extracurricular Story

Ishan Puri | Posted 08.01.2016 | Education
Ishan Puri

Summertime is one of the best times for high school students. Daily routine and structured days give way to sunshine and mostly empty calendars. Apart from taking a much-needed break from academics, students should use their summers to expand on their interests.

8 Resume Style Mistakes You're Probably Making

Ashley Stahl | Posted 07.25.2016 | Business
Ashley Stahl

Listen, I get it: Your desire to stand out among the rest of the resumes in the pile is strong. But the best way to do it is truly with a strongly written, clear and concise resume.

Quantity vs. Quality: How to Make your Extracurricular Activities Meaningful

Ishan Puri | Posted 07.27.2016 | Education
Ishan Puri

Admission to your dream college is not only contingent on academic success, but also your extracurricular work. College admission officers want to know you as more than just a number- they want to know what makes you tick - what are you passionate about, what drives you?

Ingenious Job Applicant Puts Her Resume On A Chocolate Bar

The Huffington Post | Abigail Williams | Posted 07.01.2016 | Taste

The world's most clever job candidate has been discovered, so everyone else can just stop trying. When Renata Chunderbalsingh of Sydney, Australia de...

Job Seeking Advice for Pagans

Twila York | Posted 05.31.2016 | Religion
Twila York

Job searching is a dreaded responsibility which all of us have had to face at some point. When you are Pagan the dread increases.

5 Tips to Stand Out in a Crowded Job Market

Matt Sweetwood | Posted 05.27.2016 | Business
Matt Sweetwood

Let's say you are applying for a new job. You have a professional resume, a complete LinkedIn profile, letters of recommendation and you have lots of experience for the position you are applying to.

Why the 1,000 Resumes You Sent Never Turned Into a Job Interview

Li Lin | Posted 05.25.2016 | College
Li Lin

If you are in a job search and not seeing results by mass resume submission, know that it's not because you're not working hard, it's because you're not working smart.

3 Keys to Focusing Your Cover Letter & Resume

Jamie Cornell | Posted 05.24.2016 | College
Jamie Cornell

I worked with a friend this past week to help aim her cover letter for a phone call or interview. After all, that isthe goal of your resume and cover letter -- TO GET YOU IN THE DOOR.

Do's and Dont's for Your Resume

Jill Jacinto | Posted 05.17.2016 | College
Jill Jacinto

Resumes, a necessary component when it comes to applying for a job. They act as tools to help "sell" you as the best candidate for a job opening. How can you become a more viable candidate?

Graduated with a Job? I'm Sorry (Really)

Steve Dalton | Posted 05.09.2016 | College
Steve Dalton

Upon finishing grad school, I accepted a job with an employer who recruited on campus... and it was the biggest mistake of my life. The mistake wasn...

How To Make Your Resume Stand Out

The Huffington Post | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 05.02.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

Looking for ways to make your resume shine? "Intern Queen" Lauren Berger sat down with The Huffington Post to explain how to make sure your applicatio...