9 Traits Of A Professional Resume

Tim's Strategy

My wife and I recently ate at an Italian restaurant in the North End of Boston, where I had Linguine Alla Pescatore and Caprese Salad (with fried tomato). It’s akin to a WOW moment that you want the employer to experience when reading your professional resume. 2) Targeted Resume.

2013 107

The College Student’s Guide to a Winning Resume

Resume Bear

Recruiters spend less than a minute reviewing your resume. With a stack of resumes to review, recruiters naturally want to make their workload easier, tossing bad resumes right off the bat. Eventually, someone guesses the real goal of a resume: to get an interview.

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Non-Competes Can Hurt Your Hiring

Hiring Technical People

Hiring Technical People Hiring technical people and being hired can be difficult, no matter what the economy is doing. Use the tips here to hire better, or find a new job.

2009 156

Using Your Network

Hiring Technical People

Q&A with the Recruiting Animal → Using Your Network Posted on May 13, 2008 by johanna I found my first job with the help of an on-campus recruiter, and with a local Boston-area recruiter.

2008 156

The Future Of The Resume

Career Realism

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the future of the resume. To be blunt, the traditional paper resume is under attack on many fronts from its digital cousin. But to be realistic, the hiring world still runs on the paper resume. No Resume Required. Resume

2013 114

The Resume Box

Corn on the Job

Corn on the Job Wisdom for Job Seekers Blog About Archives COTJ Blog Roll Corn Heads Contact Subscribe The Resume Box by Rich DeMatteo on April 2, 2010 This is a guest post from Eric Leist , a Public Relations major in Boston University’s class of 2010.

2010 97

The New Resume Rules of 2011

Career Rocketeer

A recent article from the Wall Street Journal took a look at ways that a job seeker can update his or her resume to suit the needs of hiring managers in 2011. For more great quick tips on resume writing follow us on Twitter @GreatResume. Resumes Ad1 SEO1

2011 90

Top 10 Rebounding USA Markets | Resumebear Online Resume

Resume Bear

ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips Top 10 Rebounding USA Markets 28.

2010 221

Many Colleges and Universities have jumped on Pinterest

Resume Bear

Historic Boston. As a women-centered university located in Boston, Simmons College has a lot to offer when it comes to the history of the city. Old photos, maps, and historic architectural projects can be found in the college’s Historic Boston pinboard.

How To Bridge The Gap In Your Resume | ResumeToReferral.com

Resume to Referral

Home About Free Mags Jobs Resume Services Advertise « The Value-Based Resume New Job-Search Toolbar » How To Bridge The Gap In Your Resume Jimmy Sweeney is the president of CareerJimmy and author of several career related books and writes a monthly article titled, “Job Search Secrets.

2010 64

How to Remove Lies From Your Resume (and LinkedIn) Without Getting Fired.

HR Capitalist

Capitalist Note - Reposting this one as I got two emails asking for help on taking lies off thier resume in the last week - get ''em off there people. . So you''ve distributed a lie on your resume. I''m telling you that if you lie, you need to get the lie off your resume at some point.

2013 88

How to Remove Lies From Your Resume (and LinkedIn) Without Getting Fired.

HR Capitalist

So you've distributed a lie on your resume. Still, if you've been following the saga of Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson, any lie on your resume should give you cause for pause. Consider the rundown of Thompson's alleged character issue via a resume lie from the San Jose Mecrury News : " Yahoo ( YHOO ) CEO Scott Thompson will step down from the helm of the Sunnyvale Internet company after a furor resulting from a false degree on his company bio, according to a Sunday report.

2012 87

should recent grads have a resume objective?

Ask A Manager

A reader writes: I am well aware that you do not like resume objectives. However, I read on numerous websites and blogs that you should only include a resume objective if you are a recent graduate or changing careers. Research assistant position at Boston Biochem where excellent laboratory and technical skills can aid the company in its commitment to providing its customers with quality Ubiquitin Proteosome Pathway products. resumes

2011 62

Listing Every Job on Résumés

Careers Done Write

He told me that I must list every job on my resume, include months and years, and that most of his director-level clients have 3-4 page resumes. Boston, MA. Ask Deb resumeDear Deb, Q: I just met with a recruiter.

2011 212

Resume Keywords - The What, Why, and How

Resume Boutique

Resume Boutique Blog Look your best on paper. Friday, July 09, 2010 Resume Keywords - The What, Why, and How We were asked to post the following link on our blog that gives 10 resume tips. How do you use them effectively in your resume?

2010 64

Need a Job? 7 Places That Are Hiring Right Now | Resume Help Blog

Resume Help Blog

Home Our Partners About Us Resume Writers Resume Help – Lesson #1 Resume Help – Lesson #2 Resume Help Blog Stand Out From The Crowd In Today's Job Market MBA Online Recent Posts Putting the Employer First Advice for New Graduates to Compete Successfully How To Save Money On Your Car Insurance The Anatomy of a Hostile Government Takeover – Obamacare at six months. Here is another great source for a professionally written resume.

2010 100

Five Tips to Combating Ageism in Hiring, Part 2

Hiring Technical People

In this part, I’ll talk about what you can do to craft your resume. Those of us over 30 hear all kinds of things: dye your hair, leave dates off your resume, trim your beard, etc. Your specific value and your resume will open the door to an interview. Highlight your specific skills and experience in your resume. Here are five tips for crafting your resume: Put the dates in your resume. Keep your resume to two pages.

2016 132

Coaches Who Should Not Of Been Fired?

Resume Bear

The firing of Boston Red Sox coach Terry Francona in 2011 was a controversial decision considering the incredible record the team had under his eight years of coaching. It was an ugly showing on his part, but what about all of the amazing records and milestones Francona helped bring to Boston?

Job Search – Soft Landing or Hard?

Career Alley

Early in my career I went on a business trip to Boston with our company’s head of Operations. Next Steps in Your Job Search: Resume – If you don’t already have an updated resume, now is the time. Building Your Resume.

2012 269

Why Do Long Interview Processes Fail? (win a professional resume.

Corn on the Job

win a professional resume edit, contest details at bottom) by Rich DeMatteo on November 1, 2009 Want to win an absolutely FREE Professional Resume Edit complete by Vertical Media Solutions (www.vmsolu.com)? Please note that a resume edit is an edit to your current resume.

2009 87

How to Remove Lies From Your Resume (and LinkedIn) Without Getting Fired.

HR Capitalist

Capitalist Note - Reposting this one as I got two emails asking for help on taking lies off thier resume in the last week - get 'em off there people. . So you've distributed a lie on your resume. Still, if you've followed things like past saga of Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson, any lie on your resume should give you cause for pause. I'm telling you that if you lie, you need to get the lie off your resume at some point. Here's how to remove a lie from your resume : 1.

2016 40

51 Company Career Sites for Direct Links to Jobs

Career Alley

You don’t stand much of a chance if 100 resumes were submitted to a job opportunity before yours was submitted. Ask that individual to personally submit your resume for that position. Boston Consulting Group.

2013 346

ResumeBear Tips For “2012? New Grads on Linkedin

Resume Bear

Some of the best of these include the Boston College Alumni Group and The Penn State Alumni Association. Your Career Goals career job seekers jobs linkedin Online Resume resumebear

2012 283

Knowing good grammar is a social skill

Penelope Trunk

My friend is staying at my apartment while he job hunts in Boston. Did you know the most reliable way to speed up a job hunt is to have a professional rewrite your resume?” “So, not that I don’t love living with you, but I’m rewriting your resume.”

2018 86

40 Best Career Counselor Blogs for the Brand New Graduate

Resume Bear

Boston Career Counselor Blog : Get some free career counseling that will help you whip your resume into shape, ace an interview and network your way into a new job. Recommended Post: “ Busting The One Page Resume Myth.&#.

2011 263

Great Job Interview, Have You Said Thank You?

Career Alley

Thank You Letters – Boston College’s Career Center offers good advice on Thank You letters. 150 Funniest Resume Mistakes, Bloopers and Blunders Ever. This is the second article on Thank You letters (the first was “ Have you sent your Thank You letter ?”).

2015 306

Hot Careers – Have you Thought about Consulting?

Career Alley

Boston Consulting Group - Also a very well known and highly respected consulting firm. If you click “apply for a job with us” you can submit your resume/cv. For those looking to change their career and have thought about consulting, now may be the time for this hot career.

2014 316

Best Career Coaches in Your City

The Corporate Con/noisseur

Best Career Coach in Boston. Home to world renown colleges and universities, Boston is the 21 st most populous city in the United States. Being a port city, Boston provides access and opportunity to individuals looking to advance their careers. Best Career Coaches in Your City.

2020 52

Finding the Best Ways to Conduct a Job Search Online

Career Alley

Set Up a LinkedIn Profile: Depending on what field you’re in, a LinkedIn profile might have replaced a traditional resume. Get Your Resume on Job Sites: Sometimes we tend to view job sites as active assets in a job search: we go on, we search, and we apply to jobs.

2013 300

What are the Big Do’s and Don’ts During a Job Interview?

Career Alley

Author Byline: Boston Technical Recruiter. Bring several copies of your updated resume. Make sure there are no typos in your resume nor grammatical errors. “ Successful and unsuccessful people do not vary greatly in their abilities. They vary in their desires to reach their potential. &# - John Maxwell. Author Website: [link]. Ask your recruiter how to dress. Default to suit and tie unless told otherwise.

2011 215

Race Matters in Hiring, No Matter How Nice The Cheshire Cat Grins

Competitive Resumes

And, a 2002 study in Boston and Chicago found that résumés of persons with names common among whites were 50 percent more likely to generate a request for an interview than equally impressive résumés of persons with names common among blacks. Race matters in hiring.

2017 130

Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers

Resume Bear

ResumeBear Featured Jobs Support Job Trends Salary Trends Contact Us Email Posts Resumebear Online Resume ResumeBear Online Resume Builder Resume Delivery Resume Tracking Featured Government Jobs Resume & Cover Letter Tips Interview Tips Best and Worst Cities for Job Seekers 01.

Three Tips to Streamline Your Recruiting, Part 2

Hiring Technical People

He just “knew” there was a boom in Boston, and could not hire more people. You can experiment for a week or two and see what kind of resumes you get. My client in Part 1, where we talked about streamlining your analysis , was also having trouble finding people. He needed to hire two developers. Well, considering I had just been at a SPIN meeting the night before and met people who had been looking for work for months, I knew there were people looking for work.

2014 153

Hire for Cultural Fit: It’s Time to Add Other People, Pt 2

Hiring Technical People

If I can’t get them to respond to my ads and get the resumes in the door, I can’t phone screen them. Surely, in the Boston area, there must be non-white, young and older people looking for jobs. Could they please find me resumes? I figured that if I got more resumes, I could see what my prejudices were, and see how to overcome them.

2014 205

Top 5 Ways Employers Can Help Women Advance

Resume Bear

The company regularly creates and curates content on its Women Powering Business blog and convenes live conversations about women in leadership through its Women Powering Business initiative, including upcoming events in San Francisco (November 12) and Boston (November 14).

Women 219

Students and Grads Top 10 Companies

Resume Bear

Today’s new professionals aren’t just searching job sites and emailing resumes; instead, “social” is their native habitat. The post Students and Grads Top 10 Companies appeared first on Resumebear Online Resume. Top 10 Companies for Students and Graduates.

2012 255

New Employee Survey Reveals Bosses Today Rarely Apologize, Inspire Less Trust

Resume Bear

in Boston. The post New Employee Survey Reveals Bosses Today Rarely Apologize, Inspire Less Trust appeared first on Resumebear Online Resume. Findings highlight disconnect between how managers and employees view workplace mistakes and trust.

2013 230

What Questions Do You Have For Me?

Hiring Technical People

In the same way you don’t want candidates to lie on their resumes, don’t lie about the way you run projects. If you live in a major city, such as New York, San Francisco, or Boston, and commuting could be an issue, you might want to address that. If you’ve had any interview training at all, you know you’re supposed to leave time at the end of the interview to ask, “What questions do you have for me?”

2012 160

An Agile Approach to Your Job Search: Create Your Agile Mindset

Hiring Technical People

Last week, I gave a talk at WIND (Wednesday is Networking Day), here in the Boston area. So, if you need to write your resume, have a photo taken for LinkedIn, call your old boss for a reference, you would have three stickies, that look like this: First three yellow stickies.

2011 243

Top Internship Programs Announced

Ms. Career Girl

The Boston Consulting Group. While Google was considered the most desired internship program for resume radiance, many of our survey respondents were more than happy with their experiences elsewhere. The post Top Internship Programs Announced appeared first on Ms. Career Girl.

Best Companies to Work for 2014

Resume Bear

The Boston Consulting Group. The post Best Companies to Work for 2014 appeared first on Resumebear Online Resume. Fortune’s Top 100 Companies to Work for 2014 List is out and Google tops the list again this year! List Rank. Company Name. of US Employees. Google. 42,162. 6,588.

2014 210

Life After College: What It’s Really All About

Ms. Career Girl

Others lay claim to basement apartments or hang out at home, endlessly scrolling through job postings and printing out resumes. In the wake of my college graduation, I sent out a newly minted resume and several shy cover letters to any job that remotely resembled my major (English). A graduate of Princeton University and Boston University, she recently moved to the northwest of the U.S.

2018 142

How to Make Yourself More Marketable

Ms. Career Girl

It’s okay if you don’t yet have the money to move, particularly to a place that is known for high living costs like New York or Boston. It will help you learn how to communicate properly and can even add some juice to your resume.

2014 175