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5 Ways to Address Gaps in Your Resume

by Andrew Fennell | August 04, 2020

Here's how to address employment gaps in your resume and sell yourself as a solid job candidate.

4 Resume Lies That Could Get You Busted (and What to Do Instead)

by Andrew Fennell | May 27, 2020

Here are some of the riskiest lies you could include on your resume—and what to do instead of hiding or elaborating on the truth.

6 Skills You Need on Your Resume to Get Hired in 2020

by Sarah Daren | February 24, 2020

The workplace is always evolving, so it’s important to adapt your skillset to meet the constantly changing demands of employers. Here are the six most important skills to have on your resume in 2020.

Do You Need an Objective on Your Resume?

by Kaitlin McManus | February 17, 2020

Putting an objective on your resume has been common for the last few years, but is it necessary? Read on to find out.

Lying On a Resume? It's More Common Than You Think! [Infographic]

by Vault Careers | January 31, 2020

How common is it for people to lie on a resume? ResumeLab surveyed 1,000+ Americans to find out who lies on a resume and which are the more predominant lies.

6 Resume Trends to Follow If You Want to Land an Interview

by Jane Hurst | November 12, 2019

In order for your resume to stand out, it needs to be flawless as well as current. Here are six resume trends to follow that will increase your chances of getting an interview.

Tips for Crafting an Effective Legal Resume

by Vault Law Editors | October 28, 2019

As a law student or lateral candidate, your resume is one of the first impressions you will make on a prospective legal employer. Here are 3 tips to help your resume stand out.

How to Age-Proof Your Resume

by Iswari Nallisamy, a TopResume contributor | August 06, 2019

Ageism is very real in today’s job market. If you’re worried that this bias might hinder your job search, don't fret. These six tips will help to age-proof your resume and showcase your skills effectively.

6 Essential Resume Tips for Freelancers and Contractors

by LiveCareer | August 05, 2019

How do you sell yourself to recruiters when most of your experience has been project-based? Here’s how to write a winning contractor or freelancer resume.

Selling Yourself in Your Cover Letter

by Vault Careers | July 09, 2019

Advertisers know the key to grabbing your attention in a matter of seconds—use their techniques to sell a future employer on you and your qualifications in your next cover letter.

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