I'm not sure about anyone else, but my resume is not the issue nor is my writing skills. I always write a cover letter for any position I am applying for, I feel that the real issue here is that most of these businesses really don't know what skills or experience they need to take on the opportunities they need support in, so, they seek resumes from different areas, and making the job description based on the resumes they receive, is this...
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...
Hi i am 19 and I have been trying to find work. My resume is pretty good and shows that I have a lot of good recommendations and I did a lot of volunteer work but every time I apply to jobs they say they aren’t interested in me. What should I do?
I need copies of my resume for the job fair but don’t got money for a new one. I don’t even got a job now. Help!!!! Where do you all print them from??
I have over 10 years of experience in customer service including jewelry, pawn, banking, and accounting. I have an issue finding work because I left my previous employer (that I loved) due to helping family members and having to move back home. I have been taking care of them and now I am having issues finding work due to the fact that I have a "gap" in my employment history. I have been working since I was 13 and now all the jobs I am...
Creating a resume that catches the hiring manager's eye can be hard. They go through tons of resumes, and you need to stand out from the pack
Here’s a few tricks to make sure you put your best resume forward:
Name & contact info should be big and bold!
This is how they will contact you, and you want to make it as easy as possible for them to call you back! Make sure to not take up too much of the page, but it should be clearly...