Archive for June, 2007

Writing Resume for an Employer Overseas

There are several reasons why you may want to find employment outside of your country, aside from seeking greener pastures. You probably seeking options after learning that your spouse is about to transfer overseas, or you are just wanting to gain work experience. When applying for a job abroad, you have to bear in mind first that most countries refer to resume as a curriculum vitae (or CV). There are subtle differences between the two and that is what we are about to tackle.Provide your persona…

Posting Your CV Online

Many job openings are being posted over the Internet. Job seekers should be able to keep up with the trends and times in order to find the best employment opportunities whenever possible. Here are some suggestions when it comes to putting up your job resume online.Keep it simple – Unlike online profiles in social networks or blogs, you don’t need to include some fancy flash texts, colored backgrounds, or some goldfish floating around in the screen when you put up your online resume. Comput…

Skills Employers Seek in Job Applicants

Job seekers tend to mistake that the more job skills you put in your resume, the better the chances you get hired. In reality, what is important is the quality of the skills you include in your list. These skills are what potential employers seek, depending on the industry you plan to apply.Speaking – Interpersonal communication is vital in today’s business climate. One should be able to express ideas, persuade clients or business partners, motivate and inspire employees, and explain issue…