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Why Your Resume Stinks (And What To Do About It Now)

Why Your Resume Stinks (And What To Do About It Now)

There's nothing like a 90-minute session with a resume maven to point out how little you know about your own accomplishments-or how lame you look on paper. I knew I needed help, but when Miriam Salpeter, a job and social media coach, began her critique, my head started spinning. Read More »

Using The Right Keywords On Your Resume Will Be Very Important In 2013

Using The Right Keywords On Your Resume Will Be Very Important In 2013

By Vivian Giang If you're applying for a position at a larger firm, your resume will likely be among hundreds - or even thousands - that recruiters receive, and if you don't use the right keywords, you'll risk a chance of never crossing a recruiter's radar. More and more companies are using a... Read More »

10 Useless Resume Words and 10 Eye-Catching Ones

10 Useless Resume Words and 10 Eye-Catching Ones

By Beth Braccio Hering, Special to CareerBuilder "Generic hyperbole belongs on cereal boxes, not on resumes," says Duncan Mathison, a career consultant and co-author of "Unlock the Hidden Job Market: 6 Steps to a Successful Job Search When Times Are Tough." "If it does not pass the 'so what, anybody can make... Read More »

15 Words You Should Replace on Your Resume

15 Words You Should Replace on Your Resume

The list of personal attributes that job seekers place on their resume to convey their value proposition is endless. Almost every resume I read is full of words that suggest the person is someone worthy of a spot on the team, yet few of them explain what they have actually done in their place of work to prove... Read More »

5 Hiring Secrets Every Job Seeker Should Know

5 Hiring Secrets Every Job Seeker Should Know

Have you ever wondered how companies determine which candidates get interviewed and which don't? Have you ever been left scratching your head trying to figure out why you never even received a call for the job you were sure was the perfect fit? Reader's Digest did, and their April edition features 50 secrets... Read More »

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