Including a graph in your resume

by fred 23. March 2009

Most job seekers think that a resume should be formatted a certain way and they certainly wouldn't imagine putting a graph in their resume. However, there are fields and positions, where you can actually place a graph to emphasize your results.

Indeed in fields such as finance, sales, executives and sometime even IT or engineering,...

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Your Documented Evaluations.

by carlos 23. December 2008

Being in the Military gives you a head start over your civilian competitors, your documented evaluations. Each evaluation should have a description of your duties and the number of people you were responsible for supervising.

It should also contain performance-based results. You can use these evaluations to sell yourself...

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Nursing Resumes Land The Better Jobs.

by carlos 29. October 2008

There is currently a high demand for nurses. Whether they are registered nurses (RN), nurse practitioners, and practical nurses or even traveling nursesthe need for qualified experienced nurses is growing.

As the baby boomer generation ages there will be an increasing demand for trained nurses. There is a need for both full and part...

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Categories: resume tips | resume writing

Do I Need a Resume or CV?

by carlos 8. September 2008

If you're confused about the difference between a resume and a curriculum vita (CV), don't worry you're not alone!

Both a resume and CV list relevant information about your background and your qualifications. To add to the confusion about these job-seeking tools, many people use these terms interchangeably. In fact in most countries out side...

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Categories: resume tips | resume writing

The Important Elements of Resume Writing

by carlos 15. July 2008

BAD resume writing is the second most common reason that people aren’t hired for positions. The most common reason people don’t get the jobs they want is because they don’t apply. Whether they doubt themselves, don’t have the time many people cut themselves from the running by not applying to jobs that they are...

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Crafting a Resume Masterpiece

by carlos 1. July 2008

Writing an executive resume is an important enterprise and should be treated as such. You must take every precaution to out-maneuver the competition. This means taking the time and effort to ensure that your executive resume is interesting...

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How to Write an Effective KSA Statement

by carlos 25. June 2008

Applying for a Federal Government job is completely different than applying for any other type of job. When a Federal job opening is posted, they may require applicants to submit a narrative statement known as a KSA in addition to, or in lieu of, a traditional resume. KSA stands...

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The Importance of Keywords in Resume Writing

by carlos 24. June 2008

When you're looking for the perfect job, having the perfect resume is going to be key to your success. One thing that will make or break the perfect resume is your appeal to the employer's needs. For example, if your resume is self-centered and focused around...

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7 Resume Killers

by carlos 18. June 2008

When you research Resume Writing, you will find an awful lot of advice on what to say but just as important is what not to include in the Resume Here is a compilation of 7 items you definitely do not want on your Resume

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Writing Tips For An Engineering Resume

by carlos 11. June 2008

Writing an Engineering resume isn’t much more difficult than writing a traditional resume. You will be required to provide more detailed information and provide details about various certifications and training that you have had. Your Resume must contain work...

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