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How to write a KILLER Resume that lands an Interview!


Resume writing is easier said than done. When you write a resume, you must take into consideration that you only have 15 seconds to catch the hiring manager’s attention. As a newbie in resume writing, can you create a professional resume that will land you the interview and eventually get the job? Your resume is like a product brochure of yourself. Selling yourself to the employers is your main...

20 Common Resume Mistakes That Will Prevent You To Get Your Dream Job


The job search process has changed a lot in the last few years, but one thing remains the same: your resume can make or break your chances of being hired. Potential employers sometimes screen hundreds of resumes each day. That means any glaring mistake may immediately doom your resume and your employment chances to the circular file. Your resume is a great opportunity to reveal the true story...

How to Write an Awesome Resume With No Job Experience


It’s a problem that has stumped generations of entry-level workers. How to get a job without experience? And how to get experience without a job? This is a dilemma that you may be facing right now as you create your professional resume. Naturally you want to impress your potential employers. But how can you show them your value as an employee if you have no work experience? Like many new...

15 Things Recruiters Want To See On Your Resume in the First Ten seconds


Applying for a job is totally unfair. You have just a ten seconds to capture the attention of a hiring manager before your perfect professional resume, the result of hours and hours of writing, editing, crying and breathing into a brown paper bag, is unceremoniously tossed into the trash bin. But the good thing is that it levels the playing field. Everyone has the same 8.5 x 11 inch sheet of...

How To Write The Ultimate Resume That Kills All Competition


Generally speaking, the Philippine job market is a very competitive these days. Why do I say so? First, I have friends who have extensive work experience and have masters’ degrees who applied – and continue to apply – for jobs online who still couldn’t find work. Heck, they didn’t even get the any calls! Why? It simply implies that there’s a lot of talent out there of the same – if not better –...

How to be the Right Person for the Job Even if You Lack Experience


Are you currently in a job or industry that’s not directly in line with your dream job? Are you still harboring dreams of being able to land that dream job despite not having the direct, relevant work experience? Do you feel that it’s highly unlikely you’ll be able to change careers or industry at this point in time in your career? Don’t despair. It’s possible to change careers and do it...

What Do You (Really) Need to Include on Your Resume?


Quick! What do you really need to include on your professional resume? Go ahead, submit your guesses! I’ll wait as the Jeopardy game music plays in the background… Were you thinking of your objective, your experience, your education, and your references just to name a few of the major key points? Then you already are on the right track! Well done! In this article, we are going to learn everything...

Don’t do it! 10 Reasons Why Lying on Your Resume Can Kill Your Career


It’s a fundamental tension that pops up when you’re trying to paint your experience in the best light possible, but can’t truly claim much more than your basic experience with (for example) coding, French or copy writing. But, there’s a clear line between self-promotion and falsehood as well as plenty of reasons why you should stay on the self-promotion side of the line. As millennial...

5 Reasons Why You Should Customize Your Resume For Each Job Application


There’s a saying that a rose by any other name smells just as sweet. While that may be true for flowers and other generic stuff, it’s not for your job applications. Each job application, just like people, is different from the others in terms of personal qualifications required, duties, responsibilities, and even the working cultures of the immediate department and the whole organization. As much...

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