10 tips to make your résumé sell your skills

The résumé … Here are the things I learned about writing a résumé 20 years ago in college: One page only. Don’t pad it with filler. Write an inspiring Objective. Don’t get too personal or stylized; your personal preferences- from your hobbies to your font choice- can ruin your chances of getting an offer. Some standard … Continue reading 10 tips to make your résumé sell your skills

Ask Questions – 6 Things to Consider Before Your Job Interview

As a job seeker, it’s easy to think of the job interview as taking the stand in a trial.  You anticipate a skeptical interviewer asking questions designed to trip you up.  You expect the claims on your resume to be challenged with requests for explanation and clarification. It can be a stressful situation. But it … Continue reading Ask Questions – 6 Things to Consider Before Your Job Interview