Category: Resumes

What to Put on a Resume

Before you get an interview an employer, you need to perfect your resume. Your resume is the document that will represent who you are as a person and an employee. You need to make sure that it is a good representation of who you a

Listing Hobbies and Interests on a Resume: Examples & How-to

Learn how to add hobbies and interests to your resumes and the best ones for different industries.

Common Resume Mistakes Anyone Could Make

There are dozens and dozens of resume tips and tricks that can help you get a job, whether you’re an expert or just beginning your career. But no matter what stage you’re in, keeping your eyes out for common resume mistakes m

ATS Resume Readability Tips

We’ve told you before that hiring managers spend an average of 6 seconds scanning your resume, but that’s only if your resume passes the initial screening of an applicant tracking systems or ATS. A IBM executive who i

Tailoring Your Resume to the Job You’re Applying For

If you’re a recent graduate or are looking to switch career directions, a great job begins with the perfect resume. You know how great you’d be at a particular job, but all your potential employer knows about you is what they

5 Real Ways to Use Your Personality in Resumes to Get Hired (Examples)

Learn how to include your unique personality into 5 professional sections of a resume (with realistic examples) to help you stand out from the competition.

How to List Academic Achievements on a Resume (3 Examples)

Writing a resume can be really challenging for a new job seeker because there are a lot of conflicting rules and advice floating around online — such as how to list academic achievements on a resume. There are many popular r

CV vs. Resume

Please attach your resume….ok. Please attach your CV….sure. Please attach your resume and CV…..huh? Admit it, at some point in your life you were convinced that these two were one and the same. Well don’t w

How Many Pages Should a Resume Be? (One vs Two Pages)

Can a resume be two pages? How many pages should a resume be? Resume length is common question ask by job hunters. There’s a lot of debate on the internet so we did the research, asking industry professionals, to get to the

How to Write a Resume Summary Statement

As the first thing an employer reads, your summary statement is one of the most important items on your resume as it can be the deciding factor on whether or not it gets sent to die in the recycling bin – but no pressure