So many technical people ask me about the importance of the cover letter in today’s job market. The concern is that no one out there actually reads them. In fact,... Read More
Here’s an interesting stat for you: Forty-three percent of HR managers surveyed by OfficeTeam said job applicants include dishonest information on their resumes... Read More
I review many technical resumes each week, and they span the horrible-great continuum. However, most tend to be in the range of average to quite poor. One I reviewed... Read More
Often when people sit down to write their resume, they automatically think in terms of responsibilities. “I had to take notes, fax people, and answer phones.” This... Read More
For the latest edition of our series on resume myths, we’ll be talking about keywords. There are two common myths regarding the approach a candidate should take... Read More
Job seekers seem to think more is better. If you just put out more applications, you are likely to get more results. Right? Wrong!
Volume is NEVER the secret to... Read More