Should You Use a Resume Template?

Recently I got an email from someone asking if a Google Docs resume template is a good idea. At first glance, this article from

How to Write a Great Resume for Career Change

Writing a resume for career change can be a daunting prospect. How do you present your past and current experience in such a way

Top 10 resume mistakes to avoid

Aren’t sure what to put on your resume? Make sure you don’t include any of these common errors. It’s deceptively easy to make mistakes

6 Tips for Writing an Effective Resume

Hiring managers and recruiters alike say they’ve seen more poorly written resumes cross their desks recently than ever before. Attract more interview offers and

Writing a Resume That Shouts ‘Hire Me’

IT’S tempting to think of a résumé as a low-maintenance aspect of your job search. Just list where you worked, what you did and

How to Make Your Résumé a Diamond in the Rough

What’s a surefire way to have your résumé thrown aside within seconds of an employer reading it? Including overused, common phrases and words to

14 of the Most Ridiculous Things People Have Put on Their Résumés

Hiring managers revealed résumé mishaps that ranged from inappropriate typos to blatant lies.   No résumé is 100% flawless. Many include minor errors —

Preparing for a Job Interview? Don’t Skip These 6 Steps

Arriving at the interview without being fully prepared is a rookie mistake. You only have one shot at making it to the next step

Gaps in Your Resume? Here’s What You Need to Know

When Marian Haggerty was laid off from her job in San Francisco in 2008, she expected to find another position immediately. It was nearly

These Are The 7 Interview Questions You Must Prepare For

No matter what your level of experience is, job interviews are always somewhat stressful. You go to a building you’ve probably never been to

Resume Tips For Landing a Tech Job

I read a lot of resumes. For every 20-30 resumes I read we will interview one candidate, for every 10 candidates I will hire

7 Top Tips For Job Hunting

For many international students, the United States is considered to be the land of job opportunities – an excellent place to gain experience and