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Attention Students Making Summer Plans: Think Resume First

Elisa Stephens | Posted 06.23.2012 | Education
Elisa Stephens

Summer is right around the corner and millions of high school students and their parents are starting to think about summer plans.

Proofread Backwards

Maureen Anderson | Posted 06.17.2012 | Books
Maureen Anderson

If your résumé sports typos, what's the potential employer going to think? That you're suddenly going to pay more attention to detail once you get the job? Probably not.

No Experience? Think Again! Confessions of a Female Entrepreneur: Street Cred

Michele Colucci | Posted 06.05.2012 | Women
Michele Colucci

We women spend a lot of time working for our family, for our friends and for our passions. We need to take ownership of our successes, experiences, and accomplishments in our "other" jobs.

Guess How Long Job Recruiters Spend On Your Resume?

Posted 05.23.2012 | Fifty

How long do job recruiters look at your resume? Seven minutes? Five? Two? Actually, just six seconds, according to a new study released by TheLadde...

Interview Etiquette: How To Nail The Job In 20 Easy Steps!

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 05.20.2012 | Business
Lisa Mirza Grotts

Do you know how to put your best foot forward in the interview process? Remember, it's all about the first impression, because yes, you only have one shot. Here are twenty tips to help you land the job of your dreams, or the one on the way to the job of your dreams.

Including Personal Blogs On A Job Application, From Tory Johnson (WATCH)

Posted 09.06.2013 | MarloThomas

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Starting Your Own Business, From Tory Johnson (WATCH)

Posted 09.06.2013 | MarloThomas

Career expert Tory Johnson, CEO of Women For Hire, explains what you must know before becoming your own boss. Part of the series Mondays With Marlo ...

How to Write a Different Type of Resume

Janet Blair Page | Posted 05.07.2012 | Women
Janet Blair Page

When you imagine your dream job, you are likely assess what you've chosen in the past in order to gain a better idea of what you need in the future. It's time for you to put the same care into your personal life.

Industries That Are Hiring Now! From Tory Johnson (WATCH)

Posted 09.06.2013 | MarloThomas

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I Was Fired! Do I Put That On My Job Application? From Tory Johnson (WATCH)

Posted 09.06.2013 | MarloThomas

Tory Johnson, CEO of Women For Hire, explains what to put on a job application if you were fired. Part of the series Mondays With Marlo on MarloThomas...

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Federal Jobs Galaxy

Linda E. Brooks Rix | Posted 04.30.2012 | DC
Linda E. Brooks Rix

If federal agencies truly want to recruit and attract smart, technically savvy, highly qualified college graduates into U.S. government employment, clean up the simple act of communication.

Ask Career Expert Tory Johnson A Question!

Posted 02.07.2012 | Women

Career Expert Tory Johnson is joining me soon on Mondays with Marlo. Ask her anything you'd like to know about: Tips for finding a job Current job m...

The Perfect Entrepreneurial Resume Doesn't Exist

Patrick FitzGerald | Posted 04.07.2012 | Small Business
Patrick FitzGerald

You have an idea for a phenomenal company. Problem is you have zero background in that industry, no prior entrepreneurial experience, never got an MBA and can't lean on your family for financing or business resources. At first glance, you're facing an uphill battle. But personal and empirical evidence has proven that it can be done.

The Online Application Tango

Gary M. Krebs | Posted 03.07.2012 | Healthy Living
Gary M. Krebs

It's not exactly a news flash to me that job applications are now all digital. I had, after all, been on the other end of the process for years as a hiring manager. But things are very different when you are the applicant.

9 Steps To Being Happy In Your Career

Caroline Dowd-Higgins | Posted 03.06.2012 | Women
Caroline Dowd-Higgins

I'm letting you off the hook for New Year career resolutions and I give you permission to take small and purposeful steps towards a career that will bring you happiness.

Bonnie Kavoussi

Lost In Translation? The Latest Troubling Indicator From Europe | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 01.04.2012 | Business

An increasing number of workers in the troubled Mediterranean countries of Italy, Spain and Greece are having their resumes translated into English an...

5 Resume Mistakes You Are Making And How To Avoid Them (INFOGRAPHIC)

Posted 12.17.2011 | College

Ever fill out a resume and think, "God, this looks so bad and yet I do not know how to fix it?" Resume tailoring site Resunate, recently put togeth...

Connecting Talent to Opportunity: LinkedIn's Meg Garlinghouse on Changing the World

Aaron Hurst | Posted 12.12.2011 | Impact
Aaron Hurst

Meg Garlinghouse is the Head of Employment Brand and Community at LinkedIn, where she works to leverage their incredible network of 120 million professionals for the greater good.

Build the Right Social Network Resume for Business

Marty Zwilling | Posted 07.11.2011 | Business
Marty Zwilling

Most personnel organizations admit that they use the Internet to cross-check what they see in your written resume. You can bet that if the stories don't match, they will more likely believe the online version, so you need to make certain that it helps your case rather than hurts it.

Background-Check Business Booms Thanks to China

Richard Powell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Richard Powell

Firms that provide background checks on businesses and individuals have never been in such high demand -- thanks to a flood of fraudulent claims by Chinese businessmen and applicants.

Five Ways to Gain Experience on Your Resume Before Graduation

Kristen Durkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Kristen Durkin

Gen Y has been exposed to the harsh realities of the current economic climate. Here are five ways college students can increase their depth of experience and stand out on a resume.

You Are So Much More Than the Sum of Your Resume Parts

Paul Lamb | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Paul Lamb

Regardless of what it says on your own resume or bio, and how you plan to represent yourself to prospective employers, it's worth it to remember how one dimensional that piece of paper really is.

Looking for a Job? Throw Away Your Resume

Fauzia Burke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Fauzia Burke

Today, your online personal brand is more valuable than your resume. So next time you apply for a job, why not use a variety of social media tools?

Best. Resume. Ever. (PHOTO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

The job market is rough, so we wouldn't be surprised if many employers are getting these kinds of "amazing" resumes on a daily basis. This guy seems l...

How to Show Volunteer Experience on a Resume

Liz Ryan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Liz Ryan

If you're using a "Human Voice" Resume style in a chronological format, what is the best way to include volunteer work experience?