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Resume Writing

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September is International Update Your Resume Month

Jennifer Anthony

New clothing, new school year, new resume. That’s right; Career Directors International has declared September as International Update Your Resume Month. You might be thinking, “I don’t need to update my resume. Is it still prudent to update your resume?

Common Executive Resume Mistakes

Jennifer Anthony

Let’s take a look at some common executive resume errors that you want to avoid as you’re creating or updating yours. Forgetting a Clear Job Target It’s never acceptable to submit a resume that looks like a generic template that you downloaded from a free website.

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Five Most Common Resume Mistakes

Jennifer Anthony

Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog Nationally Published Resume Expert Skip to content Home About Hire Jenn FAQs How It Works Resume Rockstars Resume Writers by Industry or Specialty Library ← Why Are You Copying Each Other? Using a general resume.

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Try This Before Writing Your Executive Resume

Jennifer Anthony

You may just need to organize your ideas and develop a way of thinking about your job search and resume before sending out applications. So before you begin writing your executive resume, take a look at some ideas for ways to make sure it will be a stellar one.

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Find the Best Executive Resume Writer For You: Where and How to Search

Executive Career Brand

How to Find and Assess Top Executive Resume Writers, and Personal Branding and Job Search Strategists. The Value in Working with a Certified Professional Executive Resume Writer. What to Ask When Qualifying Executive Resume Writers, and Personal Branding and Job Search Strategists. [As

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The Myth of the General Resume

Jennifer Anthony

Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog Nationally Published Resume Expert Skip to content Home About Hire Jenn FAQs How It Works Resume Rockstars Resume Writers by Industry or Specialty Library ← Is Hiring a Resume Writer For You?

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Is Hiring a Resume Writer For You?

Jennifer Anthony

Posted on May 19, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony By Heather Eagar Are you ready to write your next resume only to realize that you’re really not that ready? It may be that you’re not sure what to add to the resume. For many, this outside help comes in the form of a resume writer.

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How Many Pages Should My Resume Be?

Jennifer Anthony

Posted on January 16, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony By Jessica Holbrook This has to be one of the most common questions we hear as professional resume writers. Traditionally, resumes are one, two and three pages. (In A two page resume is probably the most common.

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Avoid Making Your Resume Look Unprofessional

Jennifer Anthony

Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog Nationally Published Resume Expert Skip to content Home About Hire Jenn FAQs How It Works Resume Rockstars Resume Writers by Industry or Specialty Library ← Forget Outdated Resume Rules Tweet Job Tweet!

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It Takes More Than a Resume to Get a Job

Jennifer Anthony

Whereas having a marketable resume is extremely important, a fantastic resume by itself won’t get you a job. So, what do you do with your resume now that it has been tweaked (and proofread three times) and is ready for distribution?

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Types of Resume Writing Service Providers — Choose Carefully

Jennifer Anthony

These resume writers are highly specialized and they focus on resume writing on a daily basis. To narrow it down, you can search the directories of the leading professional organizations for resume writing. If you ask for resume samples, they should be provided without hassle.

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Will Your Resume Survive the First Glance?

Jennifer Anthony

Posted on June 16, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony By Jennifer Anthony Imagine you are a hiring manager. You place an advertisement for a position and are inundated with hundreds of resumes. He does not have time to read each resume in full detail or hunt for the information that he needs.

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Keeping Unimportant Information Out of Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog Nationally Published Resume Expert Skip to content Home About Hire Jenn FAQs How It Works Resume Rockstars Resume Writers by Industry or Specialty Library ← Your Resume Has 30 Seconds — Fact or Fiction?

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6 Great Executive Resume Writing Tips

Jennifer Anthony

If you’ve had a long career and you’ve worked your way up over many years, this is definitely the case, as it’s difficult to provide a sense of focus to your resume. But, of course, ultimately there’s no excuse for having a subpar executive resume.

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Keeping Your Resume Manageable and Avoiding Clutter

Jennifer Anthony

Most likely you were able to gain a great deal of experience in your latest position, so you should have plenty to add to your resume. There’s a problem, though; with all of the new data that you’ve added in, your resume is too cluttered and unreadable.

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Resume Writing FAQs – When Should I Send Resume Follow Up Letters?

Jennifer Anthony

Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog Nationally Published Resume Expert Skip to content Home About Hire Jenn FAQs How It Works Resume Rockstars Resume Writers by Industry or Specialty Library ← Five Most Common Resume Mistakes The Ladders Resume Writing Service – Scam or Not?

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How to Customize Your Resume For Your Profession

Jennifer Anthony

However, simple, bare-bones resumes are rarely effective in displaying a prospective employee’s full potential. Job seekers in various professions have found this out when using standard resume templates and basic information. Be sure your resume is the best it can be.

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Resume Writing – What Do Hiring Managers Look For in a Resume?

Jennifer Anthony

Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog Nationally Published Resume Expert Skip to content Home About Hire Jenn FAQs How It Works Resume Rockstars Resume Writers by Industry or Specialty Library ← Could Your Executive Resume Actually Be Too Short?

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How To Write An Executive Resume

Jennifer Anthony

What you may not realize is that the higher the stakes, the more vital it is to have a good resume. Executive-level jobs are harder to find and generally have more competition, so an attention-getting executive resume can make the difference between getting the job and getting left behind.

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The 5 Pieces of Critical Information Missing From Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

After all, writing a strong resume is not an easy task, and it is certainly compounded by the daunting competition you’ll face in today’s job market. Your career advancement shows more than just longevity: being selected for promotion also proves that your work is of high quality.

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Working on Your Executive Resume While Still Working

Jennifer Anthony

Why would you work on your resume when you’re not looking to move on from your current employer? It’s for this reason that it’s good to update your resume, not after you leave your employer, but while you’re there and everything’s fresh.

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The Power of the Words on Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog Nationally Published Resume Expert Skip to content Home About Hire Jenn FAQs How It Works Resume Rockstars Resume Writers by Industry or Specialty Library ← Does Your Resume Show Your Problem Solving Abilities?

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Does Your Resume Show Your Problem Solving Abilities? | Jennifer.

Jennifer Anthony

Posted on February 22, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony By Heather Eagar Sometimes it feels that your resume is supposed to introduce you to a company that will solve all of your problems. By making a resume that solves the company’s problems. Be sure your resume is the best it can be.

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How to Target Your Resume to the Job You Want

Jennifer Anthony

→ How to Target Your Resume to the Job You Want Posted on December 21, 2009 by Jennifer Anthony By Jennifer Anthony Designated Resume Rockstar 1. Make sure you have a clear goal in mind before you write your resume. You may benefit from a career coach at this point.

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Words That Should Not Appear on Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

For those of you who have read my other blogs on resume topics, you know I have no shortage of information regarding what you should include. Example: Drove business development initiatives, program management, call center, and field service operations.

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Expedite Your Job Search With a Dollar-Driven Executive Resume

Jennifer Anthony

→ Expedite Your Job Search With a Dollar-Driven Executive Resume Posted on December 15, 2009 by Jennifer Anthony By Laura Smith-Proulx Designated Resume Rockstar Readying your resume for an executive job search? You may need a virtual assistant more than a resume writer.

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Turn Ho-Hum Resume Objective Statements Into Powerful Assertions

Jennifer Anthony

Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog Nationally Published Resume Expert Skip to content Home About Hire Jenn FAQs How It Works Resume Rockstars Resume Writers by Industry or Specialty Library ← What does chocolate have to do with resumes?

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The Ladders Resume Writing Service – Scam or Not? | Jennifer.

Jennifer Anthony

Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog Nationally Published Resume Expert Skip to content Home About Hire Jenn FAQs How It Works Resume Rockstars Resume Writers by Industry or Specialty Library ← Resume Writing FAQs – When Should I Send Resume Follow Up Letters?

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Forget Outdated Resume Rules | Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog

Jennifer Anthony

You would begin your resume with an objective sentence, stating what type of position you were looking for. Different times call for different measures though, according to Atlanta Career Coach John Long. Contact a professional resume writer to discuss your unique situation.

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What does chocolate have to do with resumes?

Jennifer Anthony

I also love my job, and I can tie just about anything into resume writing… even chocolate. So I started to wonder why most resumes look so awful. I’m just sayin’… (Psst…If you want a beautiful resume, contact me. )

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How to Make Sure That Your Resume's Formatting is Perfect

Jennifer Anthony

Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog Nationally Published Resume Expert Skip to content Home About Hire Jenn FAQs How It Works Resume Rockstars Resume Writers by Industry or Specialty Library ← TheLadders: Job-board salary fraud? Be sure your resume is the best it can be.

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Unique Tips For Helping Executive Recruiters Find Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

Here are some tips to make sure to help your resume stand out among the rest. But what’s best for you in regards to helping recruiters find your page is the ability to build your resume and add links to any websites or blogs you have. Be sure your resume is the best it can be.

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7 Strategies for Overcoming the Resume Black Hole

Jennifer Anthony

→ 7 Strategies for Overcoming the Resume Black Hole Posted on October 14, 2010 by Jennifer Anthony Image by woodleywonderworks via Flickr By Jessica M Holbrook We hear from job seekers every day who are sending out hundreds of resumes and job applications never to be heard from again.

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Stop Boring the Hiring Manager With Your Resume

Jennifer Anthony

If your resume consists mainly of bullet points that only list your previous responsibilities and duties, then you’re doing yourself a great disservice in your job hunt-and you’re boring the hiring manager or recruiter who’s reviewing your resume.

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Could Your Executive Resume Actually Be Too Short?

Jennifer Anthony

Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog Nationally Published Resume Expert Skip to content Home About Hire Jenn FAQs How It Works Resume Rockstars Resume Writers by Industry or Specialty Library ← The Ladders Resume Writing Service – Scam or Not?

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Strengthening Your Executive Resume With the Right Keywords.

Jennifer Anthony

Jennifer Anthony's Official Blog Nationally Published Resume Expert Skip to content Home About Hire Jenn FAQs How It Works Resume Rockstars Resume Writers by Industry or Specialty Library ← What to Do When You’re an Overqualified Executive Job Hunting in 2010?

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Does Your Executive Resume Scream Visionary?

Jennifer Anthony

You would also think that people would understand that you are a visionary; however, when writing your resume, this may not always be understood, which is why you may have to spell it out. Be sure your resume is the best it can be.

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Should I Add LinkedIn to My Resume?

Jennifer Anthony

On sites like LinkedIn, you can not only post your resume and garner recommendations, but also network with others as you search for opportunities. In fact, it can increase an employer’s knowledge of your career. Be sure your resume is the best it can be.

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