Should Your Resume Be Written in 1st or 3rd Person?

Before you sit down to write your resume, there’s one crucial question you need to answer first: should my resume be written in first or third person?

Your resume should never be written in third person. Use first person but leave out the pronoun “I.” For example, if you’re an administrative assistant, […]

By |2019-04-19T14:05:34-05:00May 13th, 2019|

How Soon Can You Leave a Job?

When you accepted your new job, it seemed like the perfect fit. But after a few months, you realize it’s just not for you. Even though you just started, you’re already thinking about jumping ship — but you don’t want it to look bad on your resume.

It’s a question many professionals […]

By |2019-04-08T09:18:10-05:00April 9th, 2019|

7 Most Common Resume Mistakes

 

We all make mistakes. But one on your resume will quickly disqualify you from getting an interview.

A recent survey of human resource managers identified seven of the most common mistakes job seekers make on their resumes. These are the blunders the survey respondents said are instant deal breakers:

Typos or bad grammar

A whopping […]

By |2019-01-22T14:52:28-06:00February 1st, 2019|

4 Resume Requirements

We all know by now how important first impressions are. When it comes to applying for new jobs, your first impression doesn’t even involve your whole self, but rather the self you choose to put on paper via your resume. It’s incredibly important to make sure your resume is up to […]

By |2019-05-15T08:33:21-05:00June 30th, 2016|
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