Resumes & Cover Letters

13 08, 2020

Cover Letter Tips and Tricks

2020-08-20T08:47:36-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice, General News, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Cover letters are meant to enhance the job seekers application. By taking your time to really generate a cover letter, it may help your chances of being hired. Here are some tips below: […]

11 08, 2020

How to Choose the Best Reference for a Job

2020-08-20T08:41:48-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

References hold a powerful impact whenever the job seeker reaches out to them. Think about what type of position you are applying for and how a reference can complement you to that job. Do you want someone to speak highly regarding your outgoing personality? Or what about your work ethic? When you are asked for references there are some key factors to think about when selecting them. […]

19 06, 2020

The Difference Between a Resume Objective and Summary (And How to Use Them)

2020-06-19T13:51:37-04:00Categories: Resources for Job Seekers, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Have you ever noticed a career objective or a resume summary paragraph at the beginning of a resume? What is the purpose and is there a difference between the two? […]

14 02, 2020

Link Roundup: Resume Tips, Tweaks and Best Formats

2020-02-14T14:05:35-05:00Categories: Link Roundups, Resources for Job Seekers, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Happy Valentine’s Day! Another resume link roundup – only this week we are covering a few different aspects! Tips that you may not have heard yet (hopefully), advice on making updates and tweaks to your resume and the best file formats for applying. Check it out! […]

13 02, 2020

How to Include Internships on Your Resume

2020-02-13T08:29:22-05:00Categories: Resources for Job Seekers, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Although an internship is not “technically” a career position, it’s still considered work experience. Whether it further supports your career experience, or you’re a recent grad and it demonstrates your eagerness and your exposure to the working world. Today we’re covering where, when and how to include internships on your resume. Check it out! […]

5 02, 2020

How to Share Career Accomplishments On Your Resume

2020-02-05T14:47:45-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Throughout your career, you’ll develop skills, overcome obstacles and obtain achievements that will demonstrate your value as an employee. Although this may not necessarily fall under “job responsibilities” you should still include these accomplishments on your resume. Here’s how to do so. […]

3 01, 2020

Link Roundup: Best Apps, Blogs and Resources for Job Seekers

2020-01-03T15:03:18-05:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice, Job Efficiency, Link Roundups, Resources for Job Seekers, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If one of your new year goals is to look for a new job and change up your position, this one is for you. We’re sharing resources to assist you such as job websites, apps, career blogs, and more. Check it out, here! […]

13 12, 2019

Link Roundup: Job Search Tips To Help You In 2020

2019-12-13T09:54:52-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Link Roundups, Resources for Job Seekers, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

2020 is upon us as we are ALMOST halfway through December. A new year comes with new goals, motivation, reassessment, and action. Including taking inventory of your current job situation and making decisions about where you want to be for the future. Today we’re covering job search tips, the upcoming trends, and how you should update your resume for 2020. Check it out! […]

9 12, 2019

Phrases To *Not* Include On Your Resume

2019-12-09T13:43:01-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Your resume should be a document that explains in detail; your experience, education, and skillset. The purpose of a resume is to provide a parallel between your background and the positions you are applying for. The information you list here should be relevant, and precise. That’s why we wanted to expand on our previous blog (if you missed our blog on that, you can read that here) and share phrases that you should leave *off* your resume. Check it out! […]

6 12, 2019

Link Roundup: When to *Not* Include a Cover Letter

2019-12-09T09:09:47-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Link Roundups, Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Writing a cover letter can significantly increase your chances of being considered for a position if done correctly. However, there are also times that including one when applying for a job is not necessary. Below we’ve put together a guide on when to and *not to* include a cover letter when applying for a job, and what it should look like when you compose one. Check it out! […]