Archive for the ‘Resume’ Category

How to Stand out From Other Job Applicants During the Job Interview

Monday, August 5th, 2019

Let’s be honest. It’s a competitive world out there and applicants have to do a lot more than craft a compelling resume to land that dream job. Fortunately, there are several ways a savvy candidate can use the format of a job interview to raise their chances of employment.


This post presents a few of the most effective strategies.



Does Your Resume Reflect Who You Are?

Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
Reading Document

700 words on a computer screen.


Getting someone to open the document is the first challenge, but once they have shown that initial interest, what story will those 700 words tell? Will the person change their mind after the first paragraph? Will they first skim read the job titles and work dates? Does the structure allow them to perceive your worth at a glance, whilst letting them delve deeper should they wish? Will they come away with a sense that they don’t quite know you? (more…)