Career Snapshot

Career Snapshot

A career snapshot immediately informs the hiring manager of your capabilities and gives an idea of your natural career progression.  Ideally, this section should be listed on the first page of your resume. When writing resumes, we use a snapshot to entice – never...
Resume Profile

Resume Profile

99% of recruiters rate a Resume Profile as a MUST.  However, this powerful section of your resume needs to contain the right mix of information. Written incorrectly, it can blow your chances of gaining an interview. What Is A Profile? A profile is a short statement...
Cover Letter Basics

Cover Letter Basics

If you believe a covering letter to be a waste of time, think again.  In our latest Employer Survey over 89% of hiring managers stated a cover letter as a high priority.  Recruiters need to know what position you are applying for and how you feel you meet the criteria...
Voluntary Work

Voluntary Work

Do you include Voluntary Involvement in a résumé these days, and if yes, how much do you include and what is appropriate? In our book ‘How To Write A Résumé That Blows Away Your Competition’, we recommend listing the last two years only, and including the...