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Two Ways to Do Your Resume: DIY & HAE

Boiled down to its simplest level, you have two ways to create or revamp your resume: Do It Yourself (DIY) or Hire An Expert (HAE). Since my profession is resume writing, you might guess I’m not going to tell you you should always do your own resume, but I will say that sometimes “it depends.” 574 more words

Career Management (General)

"The Only Resume Advice You'll Ever Need" (Trudy Steinfeld, Forbes.com)

In “The Only Resume Advice You’ll Ever Need,” Trudy Steinfeld offers several tried-and-true tips for standing out in a competitive job market.  I strongly agree with her advice to quantify your achievements, from the number of hours or dollars saved to percent improvement from one year or quarter to another.   86 more words

20something profile: Jef

This post was written by Jef, who is on the path to career success and taking others with him:

The year of your college graduation and what you studied… 466 more words


Would You Accept The World's Toughest Job?

Someone created a very special video on YouTube and it’s going viral!  The YouTube channel cardstore created a video for The World’s Toughest Job.  Cardstore hired the agency Mullen to run a job ad that mostly everyone would avoid!   242 more words

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Resumes Matter

In the spirit of trying new things and “building and shipping,” I recently launched a resume review and job search advice service that I hope to iterate and grow overtime as a side-business. 6 more words

What to Do When You Don’t Know What to Do

It’s April 15th. You’re taxes are due today, the last day of classes is less than three weeks away and finals are shortly after.

Are you graduating? 750 more words

Networking with Others in Recovery in Your Field

I know I haven’t written in a week, except for some maniacal midnight postings that I quickly discarded (don’t ask), but the last few days have been great and I wanted to share some advice that is working for me.   396 more words