Best Executive Resume Writing Tips for 2014

Executive Career Brand

Alison Doyle of About.com recently put out a call through their LinkedIn Group for resume writing tips for the new year , to help you get noticed and land your next great gig. page, or create a professional blog for yourself where your resume information can be posted.

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2 More Favorite Insider Tips for Executive Resume Writing

Executive Career Brand

I recently shared 2 favorite tips that can help elevate the value you offer and catapult your job search forward in my post, 2 of My Favorite Insider Tips for Executive Resume Writing. . With adjustments, both of these also apply to writing your LinkedIn profile: 1.

2 of My Favorite Insider Tips for Executive Resume Writing

Executive Career Brand

Aside from the given personal branding and first-step job search strategies everyone needs to embrace before writing their resume – targeting, research, and relevant keyword development. With adjustments, both of these also apply to writing your LinkedIn profile: 1.

7 Deadly Sins of Executive Resume Writing

Executive Career Brand

If your executive resume isn’t doing its job landing you interviews, and you know it doesn’t present you well, it may need an intervention. Is your resume in such bad shape you can’t deny it any longer? You want your resume to be an interview magnet.

How to Face Down Job Search Obstacles

Career Trend

The successful job search requires no less of a commitment. Here are just a few of the obstacles job seekers face every day and some tips to overcome them. The post How to Face Down Job Search Obstacles appeared first on Executive Resume Writing Service.

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10 Resume Writing Tips for College Students

Career Alley

Creating a captivating resume can be a daunting task for college students. However, when you take a look at the list of things that are valuable for employers, you will understand that there is much more you can write about than what you initially anticipated. Good luck in your search.

Be Cautious About Accepting This Job Search Advice

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Many well-meaning friends and family are all too happy to share advice about your job search that may or may not be beneficial to you. The post Be Cautious About Accepting This Job Search Advice appeared first on Executive Resume Writing Service.

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Executive Job Search– Not For The Faint Of Heart

Professional Resume Services

Searching for executive jobs in today’s world can be tougher than ever. It’s imperative that executive-level job seekers stand out from their competition and prove to their potential employer that they offer a high return on investment. Does your resume brand you?

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6 Winning Executive Resume Writing Strategies

Career Realism

You may spend hours to perfect the resume to impress employers, but hiring managers and recruiters may only spend a mere few seconds on it. The resume is what will help pave the way to your next career opportunity. Related: 4 Quick Ways To Improve Your Executive Resume.

Good News! Some Job Search Expenses Are Deductible!

Professional Resume Services

Sometimes it might feel like all the money you spend trying to find a job just blows away in the wind. Until then, you might want to check out what the IRS says about deductions for individuals: under “Job Search Expenses,” there are some that can help.

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Has Heartbleed Affected Your Job Search?

Professional Resume Services

If you’ve been searching for a job or have done so online in the past (think: job boards, online career centers, professional development sites, etc.), there may be some sites you joined in hopes of a job lead.

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5 Simply Positive Things You Can Do to Get Results During Your Job Search

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Job search, akin to moving to a new town often is unfamiliar, disconcerting and frightening. The post 5 Simply Positive Things You Can Do to Get Results During Your Job Search appeared first on Executive Resume Writing Service.

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Avoid These Behaviors if You Are Smack Dab in the Midst of Job Search

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Searching for a job is wrought with misleading ideas. You may go years without conducting a job search, and then all of a sudden, you are smack dab in the middle of the job search desert, wondering which way to turn!

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7 Commonly Asked Resume Writing Questions Answered

Career Realism

Having to write your own resume can be daunting, especially if you haven’t updated it in a while. RELATED : Need to write a resume? Watch these resume tutorials! There are quite of few commonly asked questions I get from job seekers.

Personal Branding, Resume or Job Search Targeting: Which Comes First?

Executive Career Brand

It may seem obvious that the first thing to do, when you’re about to start an executive job search, is locate, dust off, and update your resume. In my experience, many executive job seekers do just that. They dive headlong into their resumes first.

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Serenity Now! Simplify Your Executive Job Search

Executive Career Brand

How much do you really know about today’s executive job search? Do you know which comes first – resume writing, personal branding or targeting ? It’s a given that job-hunting these days is a complicated process. Executive Job Search: Research Your Target Employers.

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Job Search – Take the Plunge

Career Alley

Job search is much the same, sometimes you just need to commit yourself, kick it up a notch and take the plunge. Today’s post is a collection of recommended job sites from readers. and I missed out on reviewing VizualResumes which provides examples of visual resumes.

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Top Resume Writing Tips for College Students

The Undercover Recruiter

Creating a captivating resume can be a daunting task for college students – the reason for that is obvious: at this early stage of their lives, students haven’t reached many significant achievements. READ MORE: Key Action Words to Use in your Resume.

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. Related: How To Quantify Your Accomplishments On A Resume. If that is really what you are, then demonstrate it through examples on your resume.

6 Tools to Help Launch Your Job Search

Career Alley

There are eight or so key items you need to launch a successful job search (see Why You Need a Job Search Marketing Toolkit ). This includes a few key documents you will need to draft (such as your resume, cover letters and thank you letters). jobs by.

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What LinkedIn’s New Publishing Platform Can Do For Your Job Search

Professional Resume Services

If you are wondering how this might work for you and your job search, or how to get started, here are a few tips. If you haven’t added your most recent job, do so now. Writing an engaging blog post is a great way to do that. Resume Writing

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How a Professional Narrative Can Simplify Your Job Search

WorkAlpha

Perhaps you are about to begin a job search, or maybe you are already long into the pursuit of a new job; either way, you may want to consider creating a professional narrative to speed up the process of submitting your resume to multiple positions. The purpose of a professional narrative is to document your […] The post How a Professional Narrative Can Simplify Your Job Search appeared first on WorkAlpha.

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Look Past The Trends To Find A Job

Professional Resume Services

There are many experts analyzing the numbers to figure out the trends in the job market. One example from CareerBuilder has published their 2014 U.S. Job Forecast and it has both good news and bad news. But you are not looking for a job in every industry and profession, right?

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How Much Will Not Having A Good Resume Cost?

Professional Resume Services

Many times, someone will look at the price of having a professional resume writer develop their resume and wonder if it is worth the cost. Say you are hoping to find a job that pays $52,000 a year to make this exercise easy.

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Are You Making This Hilarious Resume Mistake?

Professional Resume Services

You want your resume to stand out, right? But not when it stands out as a shining example of what not to do on a resume. While there are many ways to make mistakes on a resume, one of the most ubiquitous is the plethora of unnecessary verbiage that accompanies attempts to impress.

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4 Great Reasons To Use A Professional Resume Writing Service

Career Realism

Simply put, your resume is the most important document in your career. Here are four good reasons why you should use a professional resume writing service for this important document: 1. seconds scanning a resume? It’s hard to write about yourself. Resume

5 Old Resume Writing Tips To Ignore Right Now

Career Realism

5 Old Resume Writing Tips To Ignore Right Now. In this digital age the rules for resume writing have changes. While much about the resume may appear to be the same, there are things that you as the job seeker need to do differently today.

Spark Interviews With a Distinctive Resume Voice

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter Distinctions Between Voice and Tone In a recent blog conversation with an admired colleague, Debra O’Reilly, job search strategist and certified resume writer, we discussed the distinctions between voice and tone.

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The Top Reason Professional Resume Distribution Works

Professional Resume Services

A professional resume distribution service has carefully maintained connections with many professional recruiters so that a resume goes to the right recruiters for that job seeker. Recruiters get untold numbers of resumes all the time.

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6 Ways To Turn Your Social Media Savvy Into A Career

Professional Resume Services

Ability to write quality content — this is crucial because search engines increasingly look for relevancy, and people insist on it. If you are looking for a job, make sure that you have any social media skills listed in your resume and can explain why they are there.

One Way To Keep Your Networking Current

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Job Search – There Must be an App for That – Part 1 of 5

Career Alley

Well job search is no different. No, not searching while walking (although I’m sure it’s been done), but being able to job hunt and manage your career from (almost) anywhere. Job search (finding jobs that match your criteria). Job Search.

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Practical Tips For Holiday Job Hunting

Professional Resume Services

Whether it is the result of end-of-year layoffs or you have been searching for a job for some time, this time of year is challenging when there isn’t a regular paycheck in the works.

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New Survey Shows Executives Need Social Media Skills

Professional Resume Services

However, BRANDfog’s 2014 survey on The Global, Social CEO indicates that C-level executives who ignore social media are losing the ability to influence brand reputation and company leadership. There are many CEOs who are not interested in social media because they are incredibly busy.

Before You Change Jobs, Do This!

Professional Resume Services

There’s something that can cut deep into the benefit of changing jobs. Health insurance is a complicated thing so you have to be aware of how a job change changes your status. NAIC Recommendations For Job Changers.

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5 Resume Writing Rules To Engage The Reader

Career Realism

If you think employers have the time to sit down and read each resume that comes in, that’s far from the truth! Employers scan resumes like headlines and the average time looking at a resume is 8 seconds. Related: How To Create A Resume With Impact: Duties Vs. Results.

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When Not To Let People Poke Holes In Your Resume

Career Trend

By Jacqui Barrett-Poindexter When faced with a job search, after years of being nose-down in your day-to-day work, it is natural to feel vulnerable and uncertain.

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How Long Have You Been In The Race?

Professional Resume Services

Our professional resume packages highlight all the accomplishments in your career and showcase the skills that you will bring to a promotion. Go over your resume part by part and make sure it represents who you are today and where you see yourself going.

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Two Ways To Enhance Any Career

Professional Resume Services

Write instructions just to see if they make sense when you follow them. Improve your writing skills so you can communicate better. It also keeps you in a positive stance for whatever your career is doing and enhances any job.

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5 Key Resume Writing Tips For The Over 50 Job Seeker

Career Realism

5 Key Resume Writing Tips For The Over 50 Job Seeker. Related: Resumes For People Aged 50+. Unfortunately, when you’re looking for a job, “society” has a huge pool of candidates. Age bias in the job search is real. Current Position (2014 – Present).

Are You Making These LinkedIn Mistakes?

Professional Resume Services

Set up a Google Alert on all variations of your name and use a few search engines to see how you look to a potential employer who is researching your suitability for an opening.

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The One Thing That Puts You Ahead On The Job

Professional Resume Services

Did you ever think about what a potential employer is really looking for in all openings, no matter what the job description is? And that promise of being able to rely on you for a job well done is what an employer is putting their faith in when they hire you.

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How LinkedIn Endorsements Can Improve Your Job Search Efforts

Career Realism

Having already spoken about how LinkedIn endorsements can help and hurt you , we now turn specifically to things you can do with your LinkedIn endorsements to improve your job search. Don Goodman’s firm was rated as the #1 Resume Writing Service in 2013 & 2014.

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