Who Can Help You Update Your Resume During COVID-19?

Who Can Help You Update Your Resume During COVID-19?

A decreasing GDP rate, the closing of high-physical contact businesses and people refusing to leave their homes have all resulted in tough economic times. COVID-19 redefined what we used to define as “normal,” and the job market has been hit hard by these changes,...
Increase Your Call-Backs with a Great Resume

Increase Your Call-Backs with a Great Resume

In less than 10 seconds, recruiters and hiring managers decide whether or not they will contact you for an interview. In other words, your resume has to convince someone to call you in 10 seconds or less.You’ve likely put a great deal of time and effort into crafting...
How to Create a Resume That Gets You Results

How to Create a Resume That Gets You Results

The average HR professional spends only 6 seconds looking at a resume. That’s it! They spend less time than most people do to order a coffee deciding if a candidate should be called in for an interview. What do they see in those 6 seconds to make them want to...
Which Words Should Not Be on Your Resume?

Which Words Should Not Be on Your Resume?

Any experienced hiring manager will tell you that there are many words people overuse on their resume. Overused (or tough to quantify) descriptions, phrases or skills that aren’t so impressive should be avoided.With the help of resume optimization or high quality...
How Long is Too Long for a Resume

How Long is Too Long for a Resume

A 1955 issue of Changing Times advised its readers to stick to one page and only include relevant information. Times (and expectations) have changed quite a bit since then.How Long Should a Resume be?A typical resume is one or two pages long. For recent graduates, one...