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6 keys to declutter your resume right now
Common wisdom tells us to limit all the important information on our resume to a single page, with just the highlights. Here's how to do it right.
This CEO believes resumes are becoming obsolete — here’s why
Jeff Weiner, CEO of LinkedIn, believes that the key to finding strong talent isn’t looking at more resumes — it’s about looking in non-traditional places.
5 words upper-level Fortune 500 employees use to stand out on LinkedIn
A study of 750 LinkedIn profiles of workers at Fortune 500 businesses, showing the top words included include "leader," "strategic," and "innovative."
#UnqualifiedForTech shows us that jobs define ‘qualified’ all wrong
Being qualified for a job means you can do the job you are hired for, not what your college major was for. Your unconventional background can be a plus.
6 reasons recruiters say they’ll toss your resume in the trash
These things will make your resume stand out — in a bad way.
What this ridiculously adorable dog can teach you about writing your best resume
Mowgli can teach you a thing or two.
Nearly half of us are lying on our resumes, survey finds
Lies will sink your career. Every time.
5 common career mistakes to avoid at all costs
Don't fall victim to these traps.
9-year-old ‘Guardian of the Galaxy’ applied to NASA job listing
And NASA responded.
Here’s how to supercharge your resume in 38 minutes
So what makes a good resume? The first thing you need to know is what your resume is actually for. The answer may surprise you — and change the course of your career.
7 words smart job candidates avoid in cover letters
Ace the cover letter now.
Even a genius has to sell himself… the resume of Leonardo da Vinci
Before he was famous, before he painted the Mona Lisa and the Last Supper, before he invented the helicopter, before he drew the most famous image of man, before he was all of these things, Leonardo da Vinci was an armorer, a weapons guy, a maker of things that go “boom”.
High school principal’s downfall shows lying on a resume wrecks your career
Lying on your resume can quickly become a firing offense.
12 tips for your best resume ever
Here's how to create a resume that will stand out for every kind of job.
Why having just one resume won’t get you hired
We must all consider how we can pivot and keep our careers progressing.
New study proves it really is harder to find a job as you get older
The largest-ever study of age discrimination says the trend is very real.
The 8-minute resume
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Five Tiny Resume Flaws You Can’t Afford to Make
These often overlooked mistakes will make you seem careless.
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What Gets Your Resume to the Hiring Manager?
Beat the ATS by tweaking your resume with these simple tips.
8 Essential Tips for Writing Your Resume
Sell your hard skills effectively with these resume writing tips.
10 Skills that Look Great on Any Resume
Showcase these on your resume and increase your chances of getting the interview.
The Y2K Bug… on your resume
You may remember this global panic around the turn of the century.
How to Proofread Your Resume
Should you proofread your resume backwards?
Make Your Resume Answer Someone’s Prayers
Show you understand the employer's needs and embody the solution.