Author: Chelsea

National Experts in Resume Writing & Career Coaching

New Grads: Why You Should Update Your Resume, Even If You’re Not Job-Hunting

Congratulations to those of you who have successfully managed to find employment following graduation! Even though there’s peace of mind knowing you’re now employed and beginning the journey of your first job after college, it’s wise to take the time to continue to update and maintain your resume. According to studies, including one conducted by…
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Problems to Spot on the Resume for an Immediate Fix

If you haven’t given much thought to the purpose of your resume, it will help to do so before you start job searching. The resume isn’t simply a piece of paper that shows and explains your work history. There’s much more value to carefully crafting a resume that is tailored to each prospective employer’s needs.…
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Changing the Online Job Search Experience with Google for Jobs

Any effort to help make job searching easier is welcomed! The typical process for most job seekers involves running from one job site to the next for job postings. Fortunately, a new job search tool by Google seeks to make the job hunting experience much easier. Google announced they are rolling out ‘Google for Jobs.’…
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Networking through Alumni to Help Find Your Next Job

Whether you’re a new graduate or someone with many years of experience under your belt, networking can improve the results of your job search, especially when networking through alumni. It’s a known fact that networking has a significantly greater effectiveness rate over using job boards and recruiters (for some experience levels). Even if you don’t…
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Writing the International Resume to Apply for Jobs Overseas

As if writing the resume and a curriculum vitae (CV) wasn’t complicated enough, if you’re looking to apply for a job overseas, you will need an international resume. An international resume is particularly suited for when you apply to a job with an overseas-based company. Some countries may still refer to the international resume as…
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