7 Blog Posts That Will Catapult Your Career in the New Year
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A Two-Letter Word That Heightens Your Brand
Let’s explore a two-letter word that heightens your brand, résumé, and LinkedIn profile. Yes, there are a lot of opinions about résumés, and it can be confusing. We all have our reasons and you ultimately have to decide which reasons most align with you and how you do things. So, this advice may not resonate […]
How Much Detail Should You Really Put in Your Résumé?
When writing your résumé, whether you are going it alone or engaging a professional, reverse engineer your résumé based on your career goals.
How Does a Professionally Branded Résumé Give You More Bang for Your Buck?
When hiring a professional résumé writer, it can be tempting to price shop. It’s important, however, to know the power of a branded résumé.
Does Your Résumé Pass the Professional Test? [Checklists Within]
Here are 10 hiring trends that are shifting as companies become more aware of the need to be attractive to top talent in a job seeker’s market.
If You Are Braving Résumé Writing On Your Own, Some Expert Tips
As an expert in a professional field, you face very different challenges than most other job seekers. Advice that you have been given by anyone outside of your industry could be misguided. If you are going to invest time and/or money in your résumé, you might as well know if what you are doing is […]
Why Recruiters Ask You Questions That Your Résumé Clearly Answers Already
Have you, like many other job seekers, noticed that it seems sometimes like recruiters, maybe even hiring managers, ask you questions that have clearly been answered already in your résumé? Like, “Do you have experience with business intelligence tools?” while your last position was “Business Intelligence Analyst.” You’re getting all kinds of advice from […]
Believe It or Not, This Cover Letter Got Me an Interview
I have been a student and a teacher of making compelling, persuasive pitches. Nothing big is a solo job. Whether you have to convince someone to take a job, give you a job, offer or invest their hard-earned money, approve of plans, or adopt big change, you ultimately have to make a pitch. At […]
10 Steps to Being the ONE Who Gets the Offer: Avoid “Bland Brand”
Most people don’t get the job. Only one. How do you set yourself up to be that one from the get-go? It’s your brand. This isn’t just a buzzword, and it’s not something created out of thin air. In fact, you have one whether you are intentional about it or not. Only, if you haven’t […]