Tag: Career Development

Learning Opportunity: FREE #HR and #Payroll eSymposium

(Editor’s Note: Today’s post is brought to you by our friends at Kronos, a leading provider of workforce management and human capital management cloud solutions. Check out the latest research from The Workforce Institute at Kronos how employees across the globe view their relationship with work. Part one, “The Case for […]

How to Include Research and Publications on a Resume (Examples)

Job-seekers whose experience includes research and publications often wonder how to include that information in their resumes. After all, few resume templates are designed to highlight such accomplishments, and most people are reluctant to significantly alter those widely-accepted resume formats. […] The post How to Include Research and Publications on […]

Technical Skills: How to Include them on a Resume (Examples)

Technical skills are among the most important skills any job candidate can have these days. That’s especially true in high-tech companies, but even many lower-skilled positions require some level of technical proficiency. You need to know how to include technical […] The post Technical Skills: How to Include them on […]

Cover Letter and Letter of Interest: When to Use Them (Examples)

By now, most job seekers have heard of the cover letter. More importantly, most of them have some idea about why they need to send that cover letter with their resume. What many people do not know, however, is that […] The post Cover Letter and Letter of Interest: When […]

15 Skills NOT to List on Your Resume (Examples + Tips)

For job-seekers, it can sometimes be tempting to include every skill you can think of when you write your resume. Unfortunately, that’s exactly the wrong approach to take! Since your resume should be designed to highlight your qualifications and relevant […] The post 15 Skills NOT to List on Your […]

How to Write the Perfect Resume Title or Headline

The perfect resume title (also referred to as a resume headline) could make the perfect first impression. It will resonate and set you apart from the competition.   What is a Resume Headline? A resume title or headline is a […] The post How to Write the Perfect Resume Title […]

Top 6 Career Services People Want

Over the last few years, our website has received a little over 2,500 form submissions from people who were seeking help with their career. These submissions showed us some interesting trends about what career services people are seeking and consider engaging in. We found this data fascinating and want to […]

7 Tips to Improve Your Resume in Under 45 Minutes (Examples)

You already know that your resume is the best tool you have available to you in your job search. That’s why it’s vital that you examine that resume as objectively as possible. When you do, you’ll likely discover many areas where improvements can […] The post 7 Tips to Improve Your Resume in […]

Should You Use Color on Your Resume? (Updated + Examples)

When it comes to your resume, it’s important to stand out from the crowd. After all, hiring managers may have to sift through hundreds of job candidates to fill just one position. Obviously, you want them to focus serious attention […] The post Should You Use Color on Your Resume? […]

How to Include Public Speaking Skills on A Resume (Examples)

Though it might not seem obvious at first glance, public speaking continues to be an important skill for many professions. In fact, many employers place a premium value on public speaking skills. Candidates who possess those skills are often placed […] The post How to Include Public Speaking Skills on […]