You only have one chance to get it right – is your Resume marketing you as it should? Is it updated, keyword rich, well-formatted and tailored to the position you are applying for?
In today's competitive job market, a résumé is an extremely important marketing and branding tool for you in your applications.
You can’t imagine any scenario into the future where you’d want to switch companies or need to apply for a new job. Why on earth would you need to keep your resume or CV updated when everything is going so well in your current role?
Finding the perfect job is hard work. You spend hours which drag into days that lead to weeks of trawling through the job ads before you spot the ideal career move...
Why are achievements or accomplishments so important on your Resume?
The Employment section of your Resume is by far the most important section you will write.
Your Resume is one of the most important documents you will prepare and possess in your professional life, therefore, it is imperative that you spend lots of time perfecting it.
With such a small window of opportunity, the very first page of your Resume is considered the most important and must capture the reader’s attention immediately.
An in depth look at how important cover letters really are and when to use them
So we have established that a cover letter is important, but what do you put in it to make you stand out?
Submitting your resume but not getting any response? Assess your resume for possible challenges that could be setting you back.
With ongoing advancements in IT, Resume Screening software are becoming more and more popular among recruiters to scan and rate Resumes received. Will your Resume pass through this software and be ranked high enough to make it to a recruiter?
Are your personal details turning recruiters/employers away? The importance of presenting your personal details accurately and professionally
Should you or should you not include a Cover Letter with your application? An explanation as to why a Cover Letter is important.
WAIT! Before you send that resume away check these important things that shouldn't be on there and why?