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7 Science-Backed Hacks For Nailing Your Next Job Interview

Glamour | Posted 02.15.2017 | Healthy Living
Glamour

For Glamour, by Jennifer Breheny Wallace. You've prepared a killer resume, written out your talking points, and even planned the perfect outfit. But ...

Well-Off White Men Are 3 Times More Likely Than Women To Get Job Interviews

The Huffington Post | Emily Peck | Posted 01.06.2017 | Parents

James Cabot and Julia Cabot seem like the kind of law school students high-paying law firms like to recruit. Their resumes and work experience are nea...

Mature Job-seeker? Here Are The 3 Most Power-packed Resolutions You Can Make!

Mary Eileen Williams | Posted 12.29.2016 | Fifty
Mary Eileen Williams

Now is the time for making New Year's resolutions. And, if you are a job-seeker of maturity, there are 3 especially powerful resolutions that are guar...

Finding the Right Candidate: Pet Peeves in Recruiting

Jay Scott | Posted 11.09.2016 | Impact
Jay Scott

Anyone who has ever been a hiring manager knows what it is like to receive 100 to 200 resumes for a single job opening. It is a lot of work to review ...

The 3 Reasons Your Resume Isn't Making The Cut

Mary Eileen Williams | Posted 09.23.2016 | Fifty
Mary Eileen Williams

Any savvy job-seeker knows that resumes are not the golden ticket to your next position. Hands down, the majority of jobs are obtained by way of networking. Nevertheless your resume does play a critical role in the selection process.

Suiting Warriors Partners with Operation Making Careers Possible

Daniela Petrilli | Posted 09.13.2016 | Impact
Daniela Petrilli

Suiting Warriors has partnered with Operation MCP to help veterans, nationally, to prepare them to succeed in their search for jobs as they transition...

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...

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.

American Veterans Committee Partners With Operation Making Careers Possible

Daniela Petrilli | Posted 07.20.2016 | Impact
Daniela Petrilli

Operation MCP is an organization whose goal is to assist veterans and service members with résumé writing and interview preparation to transition them from the military to civilian workforce.

The New Resume Rules

Ellevate | Posted 07.19.2016 | Business
Ellevate

By: Maria Katrien Heslin There is endless information out there about resumes, and it seems everyone has an opinion: What resumes should look like, wh...

The Best Way to Prepare for a Technical Interview

Quora | Posted 05.31.2016 | Technology
Quora

What are the best ways for someone to prepare for a technical interview? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling...

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.

Why One's Resume Never Tells The Whole Story

Joe Seldner | Posted 05.07.2016 | Fifty
Joe Seldner

The resume never tells the whole story. It rarely tells more than a sliver of the story, and that sliver is intended to make us look fabulous, bursting with accomplishments, devoid of failures and blemishes.

Six Surefire Ways to Kill Your Professional Credibility

Quora | Posted 04.13.2016 | Business
Quora

What mistakes do people make that hurt their professional credibility? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling q...

Three Key Factors in Getting Your Resume Noticed by Google

Quora | Posted 04.12.2016 | Business
Quora

How can an average programmer get their resume noticed by Google? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questi...

The Five Biggest Red Flags In A Product Design Interviewee

Quora | Posted 04.04.2016 | Business
Quora

What are some red flags in interviewing a Product Design candidate? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling ques...

Why A Shorter Resume Makes You A Stronger Candidate

Quora | Posted 03.21.2016 | Business
Quora

How can I get an interview with a one-page resume? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answere...

Writing Your Blurb or Bio: The Essential Points

O'Brien Browne | Posted 03.09.2016 | Business
O'Brien Browne

In today's hyper-connected world in which we are daily bombarded with electronic, auditory, written and visual signals and images, the average person grants someone presenting their blurb perhaps 10 to 20 seconds to grab their attention.

Traits CEOs and Executives Look for When They Hire

Dianna Booher | Posted 02.08.2017 | Business
Dianna Booher

You may or may not be in the market for a new job. Yet, what executives look for when they staff their organizations suggests as much about the priori...

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

Brett Murphy Hunt | Posted 01.26.2017 | 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.

100 Life Hacks You Need To Read To Start Your 2016 Right

Quora | Posted 01.08.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Quora

Over the past 31 years of my life, I've learned a lot through my experiences.

The 5 Most Common Mistakes Found on Resumes and CV's and How You Can Correct Them

James Baxley | Posted 12.04.2016 | Business
James Baxley

The most common theme I find on these posts are the five mistakes commonly found on resumes; this may not be the exact wording, but it is a reoccurring theme.

Be a Hero and Give a Gift That Matters This Year

Kristi Russo | Posted 11.17.2016 | Business
Kristi Russo

We live in a world where very little emphasis is put on preparing people to create this document, which turns out to be their biggest personal marketing tool. If done right, it is your golden ticket. If not, it is a one-way stop to the trashcan.

Why the Self-employed Need a Resume

Jackie Harder | Posted 09.29.2016 | Business
Jackie Harder

Keeping our resumes updated also can serve as a great reminder as to what we've accomplished lately. We are often so buried in the daily grind, caught up with problems that arise, that the memory of our sweet victories is short-lived.

Leave the C.V. Behind: Hire for These 6 Traits Instead

Alex Budak | Posted 09.08.2016 | Business
Alex Budak

It may be scary to leave the tradition of resumes and C.V.s behind. But once you do -- and instead focus on these six characteristics -- you'll start hiring the right type of people. And more importantly your team won't just look good on paper -- it will be great in real life.