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The 4 C’s of Accomplishments

The Job Quest

It’s no secret that accomplishments trump a listing of duties on a résumé. They are CLEAR. ” or. They are CONCISE.

Structuring Your Resume to Accomplish Its Goal

The Job Quest

The best way to accomplish this task is to structure the details of  how you have the qualifications to do the job in an easy-to-read format.

How Recent Grads Can Quantify Their Accomplishments

Career Realism

Quantifying your achievements on a resume is very important since employers do not make important hiring decisions based on qualifications only.

How to best represent an accomplishment on your resume

Cube Rules

Resumes help you get the interview. Job Search Resume Tips Not the job. Just the interview. An important thing to get, of course!

Resume Help: More Accomplishments, Less Attributes

Careers Done Write

Today we are looking at a portion of Mark’s resume. This is a missed opportunity for Mark to share his top accomplishments.

How To Track Your Accomplishments At Work

Career Realism

So hard, in fact, that we are losing sight of our achievements and accomplishments. These are tangible accomplishments. Benefits.

4 Resume Writing Rules For Listing Your Accomplishments

Career Realism

If you haven’t heard it before, here it is: Your resume needs to showcase the top accomplishments you’ve achieved on the job.

3 New Tools To Visualize Your Accomplishments

Career Realism

We have been trained to write about our accomplishment in verbose ways. Creative Tips To Make Your Resume Stand Out. Adobe Voice.

How to Quantify Your Accomplishments

Career Realism

Many of the job hunters I work with tell me their accomplishments aren’t really quantifiable. Resume & Cover Letter advice blog career CAREEREALISM expert resumeThey just aren’t in jobs where they can say, “Saved the company $4 million a year…” If you have those numbers at your fingertips, by all means use them.

Resume Summary and Accomplishments

Careers Done Write

Using accomplishments is important throughout the entire document to help keep the reader engaged. Ask Deb Resume Help resume

What Turns Employers Off from Your Resume?

Professional Resume Services

Resumes that get you hired won’t turn off employers. What makes them read on or lay a resume aside? What are they looking for?

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How to Write an Executive Resume Like a Pro

Ms. Career Girl

The post How to Write an Executive Resume Like a Pro appeared first on Ms. See, executive resumes aren’t your usual resumes.

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How to Make Your Resume Sell With Accomplishments

Career Rocketeer

The most problematic part of a resume for people seems to be crafting their accomplishmentsResumes SEO1

How to Highlight Yourself in Your Resume

Professional Resume Services

Writing a professional resume requires looking at yourself in a new light. As with the rest of your resume, stay concise.

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How To Get Your Resume Ignored

Ms. Career Girl

The post How To Get Your Resume Ignored appeared first on Ms. The end  results should get your resume noticed. Career Girl. Career Girl.

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RIP the Resume with Torin Ellis

Competitive Resumes

It’s time to get your resume strategy ready for your graduate job search or your next opportunity. Interview ResumeLet’s discuss.

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Drawing Attention to Your Accomplishments: What Your Resume Says About You

Professional Resume Services

Focusing on your experience, your background and your accomplishments is what’s known as a functional resume. Chronological resumes list all of your employers in the order of the date that you worked for them, typically with the oldest employer at the bottom of the resume.

Extra Effort Brings Extra Flavor to Your Resume

The Job Quest

The document that you are relying on to represent your unique talent, accomplishments, and value isn’t unique at all. Delicious!).

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how to rewrite your resume to focus on accomplishments, not just job duties

Ask A Manager

If you’re like most people, your resume lists what you were responsible for at each job you held, but doesn’t explain what you actually achieved there. Rewriting it to focus on accomplishments will make it way more effective (i.e., Here’s an example taken from the comments section on a recent post about resumes.

Update Your Resume this Month

Competitive Resumes

This week we will tackle resume for those who are pursuing new opportunities and want to know  the current trends in resume writing.

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My boss tried to take credit for all my accomplishments

Careers Done Write

Dear Deb: I have some really impressive accomplishments to put on my resume. How do I handle that when I am updating my resume?

How to Reflect a Career Change on Your Resume

Professional Resume Services

Your executive resume should reflect why you’re making a career change. Updating Your Resume. Start Over. Express Interest.

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Will a General Resume Work for Your Executive Job Search?

Professional Resume Services

Resumes that get you hired are never general. general resume is exactly that – general. Targeted and Concise. The Art of Presentation.

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3 Ways To Convey Quantifiable Information On A Resume

Career Realism

3 Ways To Convey Quantifiable Information On A Resume. Related: How To Quantify Your Accomplishments On A Resume. CAREEREALISM.

Resume Help: How to Craft an Accomplishment Statement

Careers Done Write

The lack of powerful accomplishment statements is the most common resume shortcoming. If a candidate does not include relevant and compelling accomplishments on his resume, his chances of earning interviews are diminished. hiring employer may receive hundreds of resumes. Try these same strategies on your resume.

Executives: Don’t Put These 5 Things in Your Resume!

Professional Resume Services

The best executive resume writers don’t include these things. Sometimes the keywords are more important than the substance in the resume.

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how to list accomplishments on your resume when your job doesn’t have easy measures

Ask A Manager

My question is, what kind of things would someone with this kind of job use as an “accomplishment” when updating their resume? mean, it’s not exactly a job that has real accomplishments to brag about. Those are all accomplishments, and they can all go on your resume. resumes Any thoughts?

Education vs. Experience: Where to Place What, Where on Your Resume

Ms. Career Girl

The post Education vs. Experience: Where to Place What, Where on Your Resume appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Her bio follows. Hired.

2016 58

How to Makeover Your Resume for Social Media Marketing

Professional Resume Services

An executive resume bio requires you to narrow down your experiences. In other words, make sure your  executive resume bio  stays simple.

Do You Have an Elevator Pitch for Your Resume?

Professional Resume Services

You need to have an elevator pitch for your resume, and you need to be ready to tell someone what you do in an instant. The Hard Part.

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Avoiding The Most Common Resume Problems

Professional Resume Services

A resume is your first opportunity to sell yourself to future employers. Stay consistent throughout your resume writing.

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The Best Formats for Your Resume

Career Alley

Your resume is your most important job search document. Additionally, it is much easier to add skills/accomplishments as you go. where.

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7 Fatal Resume Errors

Career Alley

The vast majority of resumes were very well written and had good formats. Read your resume several times before sending.  Read on. 1.

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These Small Resume Changes Have the Largest Impact

Professional Resume Services

An executive resume writing service can help you make minor changes. Eliminate the Objective. Use a Profile Section Instead. Minimize the Text.

2015 58

6 Simple Ways to Make Your Resume Noticeable

The Undercover Recruiter

Does your resume work for you, or against you? Simple Ways to Make Your Resume Noticeable. And even if the text is error free, […].

5 Questions to Ask and One Tip to Keep Resumes Interesting

The Job Quest

Trivial details don’t help, but details that show how you used X skill to reach Y accomplishment do. Resumes Accomplishments Cliches Education Perspective Resume Length Storytelling Value I recently ran across the headline of a blog post that advocated for shorter résumés over longer ones. This really puzzled me.

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4 Goals Your Cover Letter Introduction Should Accomplish

Career Realism

Resume & Cover Letter advice cover letter expert job resume searchIt’s no secret every element of your cover letter is important from top to bottom. But the introduction may be just a bit more significant. To get this useful advice and many other helpful career resources, visit us now at

How To Write A Great Accomplishment Statement | Tim's Strategy

Tim's Strategy

So to help you think about how to write a great accomplishment statement, I thought I would illustrate an example for you.  Well written. 

What A Resume Is NOT

Professional Resume Services

That is what this post is for–to help you understand what a resume is not  so you can create the best and most impressive resume.

Edit Your Resume Like a Pro

Professional Resume Services

Editing is part of writing an effective resume. Many people create a single resume and try to distribute it to all of their prospects.

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