YOU!!! A resume is the only part of the hiring process over which you have 100% control. Take that control by appointing yourself head writer of your resume. Does this mean I don’t think you should ask for help? No. In fact I know someone (namely me) who would be happy to review, edit and provide some well thought out suggestions to improve your current resume at a very economical rate. However, Continue reading
People always ask me what the exact formula is to submitting a resume that will stand out. Well, there is no secret formula. HR recruiters are people and people have preferences. In the initial screening of applicants, HR Professionals are looking for a reason to reject your resume rather than a reason to move forward. For that reason, it is crucial to avoid these ten resume pitfalls. It may just strengthen your application to get to that next level.
- You attach a resume in a format that is not compatible with the employer’s software operating system – Continue reading