Archive for January, 2007

Resume Writing Don'ts

Writing resumes is not about boasting empty accomplishments, it is about presenting yourself as a potential productive employee. Many people commit tons of mistakes in writing their resumes, and yet clueless enough not to realize it. Here are the most common resume writing errors that you should avoid. Don’t lie – Just because you are hired, your employer wouldn’t do a follow-up background check. If your fabrications are found out—either because your employer fund out about it or you…

How to Prepare an Effective Resume

Employers receive hundreds, if not thousands, of resumes a month. Submitting a mediocre resume would most likely go unnoticed, and would even land in the shredder. Make your resume stand out and be noticeable to employers by following these great tips. Use titles and match the jobs you want – Employers tend to scan resumes really quickly before deciding on whether or not they interview the person. Try grabbing the employer’s attention by using job titles and skill headings that relate to a…