If your resume has gaps this could be for a couple of reasons. Perhaps you were ill and needed to step away from working for a bit, or you simply could have been caring for a loved one or raising your child. Whatever the reason, your resume shows what you've done and having long gaps in your work history can give employers the wrong impression.
Here are some things you can do to minimize those gaps!
When listing dates...
I have had a rough year. I have over 15 years in case management but the stress of the job caused high blood pressure and numerous headaches etc.......... I revamped my resume. I understand that I would be expected to make less money but my health is more important. I was wondering if anyone can assist. I apply on Indeed and other platforms with no luck.
I just have two month in USA and i'm young, it's very hard for me to find a job because i don't have resume yet and all jobs want to see my resume otherwise they won't call me and i need to get one for building my credit score so what can i do ?
ohkaaaay. Some of you that are looking for work and not having any luck at it, perhaps you should check your documents before you send out your resumes and cover letters. Some of your spelling and grammar are atrocious. Hate to burst your bubble, but employers look for things like poor grammar, misspelled words, because if you're interviewing for a position that requires corresponding with the public or with clients, the way you present...
I have been looking for employment for greater than a month . I had circumstances come up where I could not practice what I have been trained to do for 23 years . How do I start over ? I have other skills but it’s hard to convey to employers when your resume is built mainly on my original profession . Help!
Have you spent some time at a job and now you’re ready to move on? Don't worry, you can take the skills you have gained with you and transfer them into your new desired role. After all, you want to prove to an employer that you have what it takes. Here’s how to get started!
Check the job description
If you’re not sure which skills you should include for a particular role check the job description and see what they are looking for!...
I’m sooooo frustrated! I’m looking for a full time job and I’ve interviewed for so many job positions and nothing :( they all want people with more experience. I’m starting to lose hope! Any advice?