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How to Change Your Job-Search Approach and Turn Rejections into Offers

by Jamie Carlstedt | February 19, 2021

Here are four tips for making sure you’re taking the correct approach with your job search—and effectively communicating your skills, knowledge, and experiences.

How to Make an ATS-Compatible Resume [INFOGRAPHIC]

by Vault Careers | February 16, 2021

Applicant tracking systems are widely used by employers, so how do you make your resume stand out to a machine rather than a human? This infographic shows how to make sure your resume doesn't get lost in the shuffle.

How to Increase Your Networking Email Response Rate

by Jamie Carlstedt | February 11, 2021

Find out how to improve your digital first impression—and boost your networking response rate.

6 Tips for Writing a Great Customer Service Resume

by Victorio Duran III | February 02, 2021

Writing a great customer service resume can mean the difference between landing your CS gig or failing. Here are six tips for writing a great customer service resume.

How to Inquire After an Unlisted Job [INFOGRAPHIC]

by Vault Careers | February 02, 2021

Experts estimate that a large portion of jobs go unlisted. So how do you get the job you really want? Check out this guide to cold emailing.

6 Traits You Need on Your Resume When Applying for Remote Jobs

by Kane Carpenter | January 29, 2021

In this new remote working environment, here are the six most important skills and traits that need to be on your resume.

Vault's 2021 Ranking of the Best Consulting Firms in Europe and Asia-Pacific

by Stephan Maldonado | January 19, 2021

We're thrilled to announce the release of our annual rankings of the Best Consulting Firms to Work For in Europe and Asia-Pacific America for 2021! See who's No. 1 around the world.

3 Keys to Writing Cover Letters That Stand Out

by Natalie Fisher | January 05, 2021

Here are the three keys to writing compelling cover letters that will grab hiring managers' attention.

Resume Basics for Law Students

by Shelley Awe | December 22, 2020

Your resume is your chance to make a great first impression with legal employers. Follow these tips to get your resume in tip-top shape.

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Resume Writing (But Were Afraid to Ask)

by David Solloway | December 09, 2020

To help you create an error-free resume that clearly showcases your background and experience, here are 12 FAQs about resume writing you might be too shy to ask.

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