Do I Need a Resume or CV?

by carlos 8. September 2008

If you're confused about the difference between a resume and a curriculum vita (CV), don't worry you're not alone!

Both a resume and CV list relevant information about your background and your qualifications. To add to the confusion about these job-seeking tools, many people use these terms interchangeably. In fact in most countries out side...

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The Important Elements of Resume Writing

by carlos 15. July 2008

BAD resume writing is the second most common reason that people aren’t hired for positions. The most common reason people don’t get the jobs they want is because they don’t apply. Whether they doubt themselves, don’t have the time many people cut themselves from the running by not applying to jobs that they are...

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Crafting a Resume Masterpiece

by carlos 1. July 2008

Writing an executive resume is an important enterprise and should be treated as such. You must take every precaution to out-maneuver the competition. This means taking the time and effort to ensure that your executive resume is interesting...

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How to Write an Effective KSA Statement

by carlos 25. June 2008

Applying for a Federal Government job is completely different than applying for any other type of job. When a Federal job opening is posted, they may require applicants to submit a narrative statement known as a KSA in addition to, or in lieu of, a traditional resume. KSA stands...

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The Importance of Keywords in Resume Writing

by carlos 24. June 2008

When you're looking for the perfect job, having the perfect resume is going to be key to your success. One thing that will make or break the perfect resume is your appeal to the employer's needs. For example, if your resume is self-centered and focused around...

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7 Resume Killers

by carlos 18. June 2008

When you research Resume Writing, you will find an awful lot of advice on what to say but just as important is what not to include in the Resume Here is a compilation of 7 items you definitely do not want on your Resume

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Writing Tips For An Engineering Resume

by carlos 11. June 2008

Writing an Engineering resume isn’t much more difficult than writing a traditional resume. You will be required to provide more detailed information and provide details about various certifications and training that you have had. Your Resume must contain work...

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Resume Writers, What to Look for in a Resume Writing Service

by carlos 4. June 2008

It’s time for a career change; you’ve found an abundance of job listings that you’re perfect for, and want to apply for as many as you can right away. The first step to success in your new career will be having an efficient, functional resume that proves that you are the best person for the job you seek.

Although you can write a resume...

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Resume Writing Essentials

by carlos 19. May 2008

When it comes to writing resumes, there are many things to be considered. if you’re not sure of where to start, writing resumes can be tricky, whether you’re applying for an entry-level job or you need an  Executive Resume.

If you don’t feel 100% in...

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Should I Write My Own Resume?

by carlos 9. May 2008

That's a very good question! The answer isn't the same for every person.

It really depends on your ability to objectively assess your strengths, abilities and experience and your skill in being able to

communicate these...

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