All Blog Posts Tagged 'resume' (367)

Best for Your Business: Tips for Hiring the Right People

You want good quality people on your current team and should always be on the lookout for candidates who can help you grow your business. Interviewing and taking applications takes time and money, and while this might take time away from other responsibilities, the benefits will be immeasurable. When interviewing these candidates, there are several ways you can ensure you receive the best person for the job.…

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Added by Brooke Chaplan on August 26, 2016 at 5:45pm — No Comments

Making the Hiring Process More Straightforward and Streamlined

It takes an average of 34 days to fill a job, according to the Society for Human Resource Management. And the bulk of that time is spent placing ads, reviewing resumes and scheduling interviews. Yet many companies struggle with the hiring process because of the vast…

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Added by Rachelle Wilber on June 10, 2016 at 11:00am — No Comments

The Key to Long-Tail Keyword Searches in Recruiting and Job Search

The Merriam Webster Dictionary says a keyword is “a significant word from a title or document used especially as an index to content”.

Well, the keyword in this definition is “significant”.

There are three questions:

1. Which keywords to use?

2. How significant do keywords need…

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Added by Henning Seip on April 25, 2016 at 12:33pm — No Comments

How to Brand Yourself as a Professional

Just like a product or service depends on its brand to establish a voice, tone, values and appeal of their agency, you as a professional must also exhibit your…

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Added by Bridget O'Neill on April 11, 2016 at 5:33pm — No Comments

THE RESUME AND GETTING IT READY FOR THE JOB SEARCH

Getting started on the resume can often be one of the most difficult parts of the job search. Resumes, in the beginning, can seem tedious and time-consuming. You may be unsure of what to do, always keep in mind that …

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Added by Jennifer Bouley on April 4, 2016 at 10:17am — No Comments

How to Keep Pace with Latest Trends - Social Profile Resumes

The Importance of Social Profile Resumes in Recent Times

Over the years, social media has proven useful beyond the usual photo/video sharing, connecting with old high-school classmates, and tweeting.…

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Added by Brandi Webster on February 26, 2016 at 4:00am — 1 Comment

Best free websites to search resumes and how to effectively conduct resume searches

It's no secret that today's recruiting has wholly moved online. However, a lot of recruiters I meet still lack some basic online recruiting skills. They usually know only about Monster or CareerBuilder, the two most overpriced websites for recruiting. They post on one of these two websites, spending thousands, and then are surprised that the quality or amount of candidates aren't to their expectations. Below are some two of the free websites I use to search resumes and source…

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Added by Sam Lopinsky on January 20, 2016 at 11:54pm — No Comments

6 Resume Writing Tips for Career/Educational Counselors

Writing a good resume can be considered as a kind of art, because there is not a correct way to formulate one’s resume, but there are always some resume writing tips that can be found helpful when applying for an education and career counseling position. It is important to stand out from the crowd with your resume and that is done with quality content that is clearly written without any errors.…

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Added by Jennifer Bouley on December 25, 2015 at 10:09am — No Comments

An Education in the Fine Arts

Should You Continue Your Studies?

Courtesy: tiverton.ri.gov

Courtesy: tiverton.ri.gov

 Choosing to continue your studies within a form of the fine arts after high school graduation is both risky and expensive.…

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Added by Jennifer Bouley on December 24, 2015 at 6:06am — No Comments

Networking Building and its Benefits

Networking is one of the proven strategies that will help build your career over the long term. With networking you rarely see the benefits right away, but long term with continued relationship management and giving you will see the payoff both professionally and personally.

Like any other relationship, professional relationships are not one sided. In fact, since they are not as personal they often require…

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Added by Jennifer Bouley on December 22, 2015 at 6:43am — No Comments

Resume Writing Tips to Start the New Year Successfully

New Year’s just around the corner and this is usually the time when we bring a bunch of New Year’s resolutions. We decide to ditch unhealthy foods, go to gym, do things we haven’t done in past year, and we also decide this is the year when we’re finally going to make a step forward in our career. Obviously, ditching unhealthy foods and going to the gym don’t stand a chance.…

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Added by Jennifer Bouley on December 21, 2015 at 9:29am — No Comments

Six Jobs You Can Score with Your Graphic Design Degree

Congratulations, you have gone through the years of education needed to snag your graphic design degree. Take a moment to be proud of your accomplishment. Even with everything done, you may not know what to do next, but there is a lot of work out there for…

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Added by Brooke Chaplan on December 16, 2015 at 2:45pm — No Comments

6 Easy Ways To Sell Your Resume, Based On Psychology

Why do we get so little feedback on our resumes? Perhaps, something’s wrong with our approach to the issue and we need help of psychology to make the difference.

In its terms, we are too shy and sell ourselves in the shortest manner. Get to know how to improve your approach to the job search.

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Added by Julia Baron on December 2, 2015 at 10:13am — No Comments

10 online tools to write a triumphant resume

t’s not that easy to get a good job these days. There are dozens of candidates and sometimes hundreds of them, applying for one single post. In this situation, your qualifications are not enough anymore. One needs to make an impression from the first look! And so, you must create an appealing resume that will determine HR persons call you right away.

Below,…

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Added by Julie Petersen on November 24, 2015 at 9:48am — No Comments

Resume of James Bond [infographic]

The whole world is in anticipation of the new James Bond movie – SPECTRE. Some of you have already seen it, some of you have to wait for a few more days. 

In honor of the 007 agent we have created a TOP SECRET resume filled with information about James Bond you didn’t…

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Added by Tomas Ondrejka on November 20, 2015 at 4:00am — No Comments

Career Change: How to Pull Yourself Out of a Boring Job

If you’ve begun to realize you don’t love your job as much as you used to, take comfort in the thought that getting into a career rut is easy. First, you land a great position. Next, you work for the same company for a couple of years and after a while, you learn that your boss never gives your any raises and you have nowhere left to grow.

If this scenario sounds familiar, it might be time to pull yourself out of a dead-end job and find a new, more rewarding career.…

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Added by Brooke Chaplan on November 19, 2015 at 1:24pm — No Comments

Knowledge is Power: How to Make yourself a Catch for Potential Employers

Doesn’t it seem like everyone is either looking for a job or wishing they had a better one? With so many people looking for a new occupation, it may seem like you will never stand out amongst the seemingly innumerable job seekers.

This is completely…

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Added by Anica Oaks on November 10, 2015 at 6:40pm — No Comments

How to Renew Your Resume in Less than an Hour

Just imagine that you have met a person who has good connections and knows people who are hiring. You are making a good impression and right now you are asked to present your resume for further possibilities.

This is a great and quite possible situation, which despite being very promising…

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Added by Cindy Mayer on October 27, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments

Top 9 Tools to Use to Make Your Writing Look Perfect

  Everyone claims to know how to write but truth be told, very few individuals possess this skill and are capable of writing at the highest level. Even the self-proclaimed professional writers, they tend to sometimes struggle a lot when it comes to writing. As a skill, just like any other practice makes perfect. Writing on a regular basis can increase your level of…

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Added by Lynn Usrey on October 13, 2015 at 11:00am — No Comments

Your Resume – Are You Making These 5 Mistakes?

Despite all of the “hoopla” about networking, about a LinkedIn profile, and about alternative paths to obtaining interviews and offers, the resume remains the one constant in all job-seeking activities. There is just no getting around it – that resume is a huge factor in presenting yourself, and it is still the…

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Added by Amy J. Cull on October 9, 2015 at 5:30am — No Comments

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