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Job Seekers: It's Time to Conduct a Google Self-Check

It’s no secret that most job seekers don’t fully understand how involved a job search really is. It’s far more in-depth than simply looking for a job, sending in an application and resume and waiting for an interview callback.

Is It Time to Revise Your Six-Figure Resume?

If you’re competing for a six-figure job, then you are certainly up against some of the very best candidates in your field. Every tool contained in your arsenal will be necessary to provide you with an edge—your resume being among the most important. If your resume hasn’t pulled in the results you’ve been hoping for, it may be time to make some revisions. Here are a few tips to ensure your six-figure resume is getting the job done.

Writing the One-Employer Executive Resume

There’s something to be said about sticking with one employer throughout your entire career. You know the company’s corporate culture, have built amazing relationships with members of the staff, and have the benefit of building up a great retirement package.

Get Your Resume Noticed in 5 Steps

Many C-level executives make the mistake of believing that their resumes stand out from others simply because of the exceptional accomplishments they’ve amassed throughout the years. While these top career moments are important, it’s good to remember that every C-level executive has strong accomplishments.

How to Distribute Your Resume the Right Way

Job seekers who hope to be recruited by hiring managers often feel that their job is complete once they have created their resume “masterpiece”.  But nothing could be further from the truth.  In fact, a job seeker’s work is just getting started once the resume is complete.  The next move is to figure out how to distribute the document for others to see.  Here are five ways to do it in a way that will get it noticed:

Making Your Skills a Perfect Match for the Job Using Your Resume

Have you ever wanted to apply for a job that you realized did not completely match your skill set?  It’s happened to all of us at some point in our careers, especially when attempting to switch fields.  The good news is, winning a position when not fully qualified is completely possible.  By using your resume as a tool, you can show just how great a candidate you are.

Writing Your Best Resume: How to Choose a Standout Professional History

The process of writing a successful resume involves incorporating a variety of elements.  Of course, your name and contact information are important, along with your education—but one piece that often doesn’t receive the attention it deserves is the professional history.

Sensational Executive Resumes: How to Improve the Top Third of Your Resume

One thing most executive job seekers don’t consider when writing their resumes is the importance of the top one-third portion of the document.  This is the section that should communicate at a quick glance the skills you bring to the table.  This is undoubtedly the most important portion of your resume, so what are some steps you can take to ensure it makes a huge impact?

50+ Strong Action Verbs You Need to Use on Your Resume Now

Stop using passive terms on your resume; passive terms dilute the quality and value of what you offer the employer.  Seriously, if you’re using any of the following terminology, you need to make a change today!

Demonstrated mastery of … Responsibility for … Duties included … Worked with … Familiar with … Knowledge of (or) Knowledgeable in …

Have You Mastered Your Master Resume?

One of the great organizational tools of resume creation is the master resume.  Although it’s considered an optional tool designed to ease the writing process, for those who use it, the benefits are enormous.

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