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7 Verbs Leaders Need on Their Resumes

by Deborah Sweeney via Fairygodboss | May 28, 2019

According to HR professionals, here are the best leadership verbs to use on a resume and why including them will get you noticed.

4 Surprising Mistakes Ruining Your Chances of Getting Hired

by Peter Yang | May 16, 2019

All of your job search preparation will be in vain if you set yourself up to fail. Here are five mistakes job seekers often make that end up derailing their applications.

5 Tips for Addressing a Layoff on a Resume or Cover Letter

by LiveCareer | May 06, 2019

Not sure how to talk about a layoff on your resume or cover letter? Follow these five bits of advice to effectively navigate this tricky topic.

Your Comprehensive (ATS-Worthy) Cover Letter & Resume Guide [Slideshow]

by BambooHR | April 26, 2019

Your resume is your chance to make a good first impression, but without a solid design, human eyes may never see it! Our guide helps you beat applicant tracking systems."

How to Approach a ‘Cover Letter Optional’ Job Listing

by LiveCareer | April 09, 2019

When you see the words "cover letter optional" in a job posting, is an employer fine with not receiving a cover letter or do they really want you to submit one?

3 Resume Tips for Older Career Changers

by Silvia Giltner via Fairygodboss | April 02, 2019

To switch careers later in life, you need to take some extra steps. Here's some advice that will go a long way toward helping experienced professionals make a change.

6 Ways Your Resume Should Differ from Your LinkedIn Profile

by LiveCareer | March 05, 2019

Find out the difference between building a resume and a LinkedIn profile, and the ways you should set the two apart to get the most out of each.

5 Best Resume Fonts

by Vault Careers | January 29, 2019

Don't let your resume font kill your job candidacy. Here are five great fonts to consider when putting together your resume.

20 Common Resume Buzzwords (and What to Use Instead)

by Stephan Maldonado | January 16, 2019

January 18th is National Thesaurus Day: a chance to celebrate the complexity of words and the variety of creative ways to express yourself. To celebrate, we compiled a list of alternatives for some of the most common and generic resume words or phrases.

6 Things to Do to Your Resume before the New Year

by Stephan Maldonado | December 07, 2018

People think the holidays are a bad time for a job search, but the season presents some great opportunities. Here are six ways to update your resume before the New Year.

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