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.

2014 190

Avoid These Common Phone Interview Mistakes

Professional Resume Services

Landing a phone interview is often the first step in getting your foot in the door for a formal interview. However, if you don’t take the interview seriously, you may never be invited to the office for the next step. The same is true for a phone interview.

2018 130

Executive Resume Myths You Shouldn’t Believe

Professional Resume Services

Executives can work diligently and do extensive amounts of research to know what to put on a resume, only to struggle with landing a job. A Good Resume Guarantees A Job. There are no guarantees in life, and writing an effective resume won’t guarantee you a job either.

2018 176

Top 11 Behavioral Interview Questions

Career Trend

Behavioral interviewing remains popular because the answers, if articulated well, will convince the employer that the job seeker is a fit – or not – for an open opportunity. The post Top 11 Behavioral Interview Questions appeared first on Executive Resume Writing Service.

Four Resume Tips To Get More Interviews

Ms. Career Girl

The post Four Resume Tips To Get More Interviews appeared first on Ms. It seems that every day you see multiple articles giving resume advice. There’s no doubt that your resume is a vital part of the job search process. Is your resume dated?

2017 155

The Ultimate Ways to Relax Before An Executive Interview

Professional Resume Services

One of the first steps to getting the job you’ve always desired is finding a way to land an interview. But once you finally get the interview, it’s only natural to experience some nerves and anxiety before and during it. Writing resumes that get you hired will only go so far.

2018 173

Does Your Executive Resume Pass the 6 Second Test?

Professional Resume Services

You’ve likely heard of the six second test when it comes to writing a professional resume. If not, it simply means you have an average of six seconds to impress a recruiter with your resume. Numbers will stand out when writing a professional resume.

2017 202

Choosing the Right Executive Professional Resume Service

Professional Resume Services

With the widely known importance of writing an effective resume, more companies are popping up claiming they write the best ones. Choosing an executive resume service is a big decision relating to your executive career. Resumes have to be very specific and specialized.

2017 164

5 Ways to Prepare for a Video Interview

Professional Resume Services

The popularity of video interviews is increasing by the day. With more companies offering telecommuting opportunities and wanting to save on resources like travel costs, video interviews are becoming an acceptable practice. Test The App Prior to The Interview.

2018 181

Should Your Resume Be Mobile Friendly?

Professional Resume Services

A mobile-optimized resume may be the best executive resume format! You may be under the impression that executive resumes are outdated thanks to the rise of networking and social media. However, a well-crafted resume can be just as effective.

2017 207

The Most FAQs about Executive Resumes

Professional Resume Services

Writing a resume should take a while due to the detailed nature of it. It’s only natural for executives to have questions when crafting their resume, and a professional resume writing service can help answer all of them. What Length Should My Resume Be?

2018 130

How to get the interview without the perfect resume

Cube Rules

What does it take to get the interview? One of the best ways to get an interview for a job you qualify for is to have an awesome resume. A resume that shows an outstanding ability to get things done. But most resumes are not […].

2016 191

Does Social Media Belong on Your Resume?

Professional Resume Services

So since social media is such a big part of life and business, doesn’t it make sense to include your accounts on your resume? Certain social media platforms are perfect for including on resumes, while others should be avoided completely. Social Media Can Make Your Resume Stand Out.

2018 184

Avoid Using These Words and Phrases In Your Executive Resume

Professional Resume Services

If you’re like most executives, you choose your words carefully when crafting the perfect resume. However, depending on when the last time you updated your resume was, some of the words you think sound good may actually be diminishing your chances of landing an interview.

2018 188

Resume Help: Resumes that Repel Interviews

Careers Done Write

As a writer, career coach, and former human resources director, I have seen many resumes. It is surprising when a candidate submits a resume like the example below. Would you ever know this looking at her resume? Not a problem; we can fix the resume. Resume Help

2014 139

Job Interviewing Best Practices (PODCAST)

Competitive Resumes

Melissa Cooley, of MelissaCooley.com , is a Certified Resume Writer, Interview Coach, Career Consultant, Blogger, and a contributor to the career book, Nourish Your Career. Her blog, The Job Quest, equips job seekers with tools needed for a successful job search and job interview.

2017 180

Interview Yourself To Prepare Your Resume

Career Realism

Interview Yourself To Prepare Your Resume. The traditional way that most people prepare their resume is to start recording “just the facts,” names, dates, and positions. Related: How To Prepare For A Job Interview. Interview Yourself.

2016 91

How to get your resume right to get the interview

Cube Rules

Outside of your business networking, your resume is the tool that will help you get the interview. Here is an excellent overview of the resume and how you can make it better. The post How to get your resume right to get the interview appeared first on Cube Rules.

2016 141

How To Fix Interview Mistakes

Professional Resume Services

It happens to everybody: You make a mistake about something during your important interview. It might be addressing your interviewer by the wrong name. It’s also true that the way you respond to your own mistakes can be what makes the interview successful and gets you the job.

2014 182

7 Last Minute Interview Tips

Ms. Career Girl

The post 7 Last Minute Interview Tips appeared first on Ms. It’s the big day of your interview. By now you have researched the company, discovered something about your interviewers, and polished your resume. Translate your resume.

2016 196

I disagree with career experts who claim the resume has just one purpose

Career Trend

A tweet floated by in my Twitter stream the other day reminding careerists that “the ONLY purpose of a resume is to get you that interview!” The resume is so much more! Following are 5 functions of the resume, beyond cinching the initial interview: 1.

2017 197

Think Twice Before You Lie on Your Resume

Professional Resume Services

Common sense should tell you not to lie on your executive resume, but sometimes it can be tempting to do so. Instead of lying about your accomplishments or skills, work with the best executive resume writers to help you display the correct information most effectively on your resume.

2017 189

The Right Way to Proofread Your Executive Resume

Professional Resume Services

Making a mistake in your executive resume can be detrimental to your success in landing your next job. Even if you use the best executive resume format imaginable, a typographical errors shows you could lack attention to detail, which is an important characteristic of any executive.

2017 130

What is the Best Executive Resume Format?

Professional Resume Services

Is there such a thing as the “best” executive resume format? Your resume is usually the first thing a potential employer will see when you’re searching for a job. The best executive resume format clearly highlights your accomplishments in a clean manner.

2017 194

5 Phone Interview Tips to Get That Job

Jobacle

Learning about different phone interview tips is just as much understanding the interview process, as it is understanding the phone interview process. What does the phone interview […]. The post 5 Phone Interview Tips to Get That Job appeared first on Jobacle.com.

Should You Use a Resume Builder for Your Executive Resume?

Professional Resume Services

We’ve all seen online resume building tools, but are they really as useful as they seem? Resume builders can be helpful for people who need a starting point for crafting their executive resume. Resume Builders Can Be Good Starting Points.

2017 164

Pretty Little Lies on Your Resume That Will Prevent You From Snagging the Job

Ms. Career Girl

On a resume there’s no such thing as a little white lie. And, if by some small chance you and your lies on your resume make it past the hiring manager’s notice, it’s likely you’ll be found out once you’re on the job. Any such omission on your resume will raise questions.

2018 139

Can a Great Resume Save You From a Bad Interview?

Career Alley

If you haven’t done your homework and you don’t know anything about the company where you are interviewing, then you shouldn’t be on the interview. You should do extensive research on the company and the interviewer(s) before the interview. Interviews Interview questions Resumes

2016 142

The 6-Second Resume Challenge

Professional Resume Services

According to a famous study, employers spend an average of six seconds scanning a resume before deciding whether the candidate is worth calling for an interview. Here are a few tips in executive resume writing that will get you that call.

2016 191

Is Your Executive Resume Stuck in the Past?

Professional Resume Services

Most executives have the same job for numerous years, which means new resume trends have developed in the meantime. Even if you’ve only been at your current company for a few years, chances are your resume is already outdated from both stylistic and content perspectives.

2018 151

Improve Your Resume with Stronger Accomplishments

Ms. Career Girl

The post Improve Your Resume with Stronger Accomplishments appeared first on Ms. Finding prospective jobs, preparing to interview, waiting to hear back from an employer — each step offers its own challenges and stresses. Resume writing. bulking up their resume simultaneously.

Executive Job Searching is More Than a Perfect Resume

Professional Resume Services

One of the most common misconceptions about an executive job search is thinking a flawless resume will guarantee you a job. Modernize your approach by attending networking events and shaping up your resume with one of the top resume writing services. Practice Interviewing.

2018 194

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. Torin Ellis, winner of Top Recruiter (toprecruiter.tv) is back with his new book, Rip the Resume: Job Search & Interview Power Prep ! Interview Resume

2016 215

5 Ways to Ace an Interview with a Bare-Bones Resume

The Undercover Recruiter

Not everyone has the luxury of a long resume to power them through the interview process. 5 Ways to Ace an Interview with a Bare-Bones Resume. Interview Interview Tips jobflare josh millet Resume & CV WritingSponsored article by Criteria Corp. &

2017 101

Keywords in Your Resume Lead to Interviews

Resume Bear

Eighty percent of all submitted resumes (and 100 percent of resumes sent to Fortune 1000 companies) get scanned by software commonly known as an applicant-tracking system (ATS), and such scanned resumes are stored on a server in a digitized format.

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Don’t Include These Soft Skills on Your Executive Resume

Professional Resume Services

You can use an executive resume service to fine tune your resume and get rid of those overused soft skills. There’s nothing more unattractive to a recruiter than generic language in a resume. Here are some of the most common soft skills you should avoid on your executive resume.

2016 247

A Guide to Get Your Resume Into Human Hands

Professional Resume Services

With the world of automation today, it can be virtually impossible to get your executive resume into human hands if you only submit it online through job boards. It may be much easier and convenient to send in your resume online, but there’s no guarantee it will ever been seen.

2017 141

Avoid These Executive Resume Clichés!

Professional Resume Services

Writing a professional resume requires avoiding common cliches. Writing a professional resume is often more difficult than you could imagine. This is why many people turn to a professional resume writing service.

2015 182

The Three Most Common Ways People Flub Their Job Interviews

Professional Resume Services

Professional Resume Services can help you with far more than writing resumes that get you hired! The interview process is just as important. For many, interviews can be some of the hardest parts of the job seeking process.

2016 188

5 Tips on Interview Prep From Thea Kelley

Competitive Resumes

When it comes to landing a job, interview prep is just as important as your resume. Hiring managers interview hundreds of candidates throughout their careers; they can spot your lack of preparation from a mile away. The Quick and Complete Guide to a Winning Interview.

2018 152