History of the Resume

Resumes weren’t always typed with small font, organized carefully by the powerful tools of Microsoft Office, and printed onto a perfectly white, rectangular square of paper. Resumes have a fascinating and diverse history, and one not many people know about. Here is a brief history of how our modern resume came to be: The word [...]

By |2022-07-27T08:54:01-07:00December 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Resume Mistakes to Avoid

Your resume is your first point of contact with a potential employer. It’s important that you pay careful attention to detail, look professional, and give the employer no reason not to hire you. Here are a few resume mistakes to avoid: 1. Incorrect Information The section of your resume that details your name, address, e-mail, [...]

By |2022-07-27T08:59:48-07:00December 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dos and Don’ts of Resume Writing

Do you cringe at the thought of writing a resume? You’re not alone. For many of us, our resume finds its home buried deep in the Dropbox, or stuffed under piles of books and magazines we’ll never read. Most of the anxiety associated with writing resumes is a product of simply not knowing how to [...]

By |2022-07-27T09:07:08-07:00November 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to Deal with Interview Nerves

If you have a hard time falling asleep the night before a job interview, you’re not alone. Interviews can cause fear and anxiety similar to that caused by public speaking. Someone is about to analyze everything about you, including how you dress, how you speak, and the way you carry yourself. With a strong resume, [...]

By |2022-07-27T09:09:23-07:00November 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Job Search Tips

Trying to find the job of your dreams can be stressful, time-consuming, and frustrating. It’s a process everybody goes through, and it is one that takes patience and determination. To help save you time and alleviate stress, here is a list of simple tips to assist you with your job search: Don’t be Afraid to [...]

By |2022-07-27T09:12:53-07:00October 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Networking for Executives

If you have read my previous post about applying for an executive position, you already know that simply updating your resume with your most recent employment, achievements, and undertakings will not land you a dream job. In fact, if you’re not participating in personal branding and targeting, you’re bound to be one of the slowest [...]

By |2022-09-12T14:16:15-07:00July 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Personal Branding: The First Step to a Convincing Executive Resume

Known for writing the New York Times’ best-selling book The Four-Hour Work Week, Tim Ferriss has reached millions of people who are looking for ways to succeed in the business world. One of his main points revolves around personal branding and reputation. “Personal branding is about managing your name — even if you don’t own [...]

By |2022-04-21T10:46:22-07:00June 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments
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