Category Archives: Resume Tips

15 Simple Mistakes to Avoid in a Resume

15 Simple Mistakes to Avoid in a Resume

15 simple mistakes to avoid in a resume Applying for jobs can be become really frustrating if you are not hearing back from the companies and not getting invitations to job interviews. It might look really difficult to write a good and attractive resume. Many applicants make costly mistakes in their resumes, but these resume […]

19 Easy Ways to Make Your Resume Attractive

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19 Easy Ways to Make your Resume Attractive The content of your resume without any doubts is crucial for getting a job of your dreams. But, the right formatting and how your resume is attractive to the reader is very important as well. Up to 60% of resumes can be overlooked because of bad formatting. […]

5 Surprising Differences between Resumes and CVs

5 Surprising Differences between Resumes and CVs

5 Surprising Differences between Resumes and CVs Many people think that a resume and CV (curriculum vitae) are the same and there is no or little difference. Both are used when applying for a job position, but a resume and a CV should not be mixed up and used interchangeably. Is there actually a difference […]

How to Choose a Good Resume Format 

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How to Choose a Good Resume Format  Before starting writing your resume, you need to decide which resume format you are going use. A good resume format must outline work experience and education in a systematic way.  Use only one type of a resume format throughout the whole resume and be consistent with it. Never […]

What should you avoid including in your resume?

WHAT SHOULD YOU AVOID INCLUDING IN YOUR RESUME?

What should you avoid including in your resume? A resume (also a CV) gives information about you to the possible employer. Everybody wants to show that we are the best candidate for the position. Including some information and details about you can lead to instant rejection or disadvantage. Be smart and stand out from other […]

What to Include in the Resume Contact Section

WHAT TO INCLUDE IN THE RESUME CONTACT SECTION?

What to include in the resume contact section? One of the first parts seen by someone reading your resume is your resume contact information section. This part describes you in a very short way. Resume contact section might look like straightforward and easy to write. However, some unnecessary mistake could be made leading to immediate […]

How to find what you want in your dream job

How to find what you want in your dream job

How to find what you want in your dream job It can be challenging sometimes to know what we want to do in our lives. We grew up in an environment surrounded by other people that have a great influence on us and sometimes made choices for us parents deciding our education path. It is […]

What is a resume – it is the best marketing tool to get a job

What is a resume - this is the best marketing tool to get a job

What is a resume – it is the best marketing tool to get a job A resume is used by employers and organisations as the first step getting you know and see if you could become the next employee or an intern. A person responsible for hiring process HR manager /manager/owner .etc will screen resumes […]