Tag: job search tips

Top 10 Tips To Get Your Resume Past ATS Scans (2018 Updated)

If you’re sending out a resume for a job opening, there is a great chance your resume is being scanned by an ATS (Applicant Tracking System). So what are ATS systems and how can you get your resume past an […] The post Top 10 Tips To Get Your Resume […]

Resume vs. CV – the Difference and Exactly Which to Use | ZipJob

A Curriculum Vitae (CV) and a Resume are both documents containing information in regards to your experience, education and skills. Although the purpose of both documents is pretty much the same, they do have different applications and really depend on […] The post Resume vs. CV – the Difference and […]

Can Employers Check Employment History Through a Background Check?

As the jobs market has become ever more competitive, a quality resume is more important than ever. Unfortunately, that may inspire some job candidates to be less than honest about their past. In some instances, job-seekers may omit crucial details […] The post Can Employers Check Employment History Through a […]

Job Search Advice for Combat Vets from the Founder of SilentProfessionals.org

Veterans have a unique set of skills that make them successful contributors to the American workforce. From soft skills like leadership, clear communication and tenacity to hard or technical skills like coding, financial analysis and proficiency in multiple languages, veterans have many tools in their arsenal that make them ideal […]

15 Interview Questions You Should Be Prepared to Answer

No matter how many you go on, job interviews can always be nerve wrecking. You put on your nicest clothes, print out your resume, and remind yourself to smile real big–and just when you think everything is going well, the interviewer hits you with a curveball question you aren’t prepared […]

Top In-Demand Jobs Where Military Skills Are an Asset

By Brad Miller, TheMilitaryGuide.org Learn how to showcase your military skills to land a civilian job!  For many veterans, making the transition back to civilian life after a career in the military is difficult. Nailing down even the basics – re-establishing friendships and relationships, finding a place to live, getting […]