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Resume Techniques to Use and Avoid

Posted on December 17, 2014 at 9:40 AM
Tags: job search, resumes

Some job seekers are under the impression that job search isn’t worthwhile during the holidays, but in fact it’s a great time to be looking. There’s less competition among job seekers, and hiring managers are in their offices for at least part of the holiday. Keep networking, take long lunches for informational interviews, send in your applications and update your job search tool kit.

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Follow Up On Your Resume

Posted on October 01, 2014 at 2:31 PM
Tags: job search, interviewing, resumes

It’s great to find a job posting that’s the perfect fit for your skills and interests. So you apply, and wait for a response that may or may not come. Most job seekers don’t get a response from a submitted resume. But we think you can improve your chances of getting that job interview by following four rules set out by Don Goodman. 

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Handling Career Gaps on Your Resume

Posted on June 11, 2014 at 10:57 AM
Tags: resumes, job search

Most job seekers realize that gaps in their employment history are viewed negatively by employers. That’s one reason why some people fail to apply for jobs which they are qualified for. But you can overcome obstacles posed by career gaps by explaining what you were doing during the times you weren’t employed. 

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Ways to Write a Targeted Resume

Posted on January 22, 2014 at 9:55 AM
Tags: job search, resumes

There are many resources about how to write a resume that’s not for a specific position. But how should you write your resume when you’re applying for a specific job vacancy? 

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