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How to Find a Job Using Your Personal and Professional Network

How to Find a Job Using Your Personal and Professional Network

Finding a new job can seem like an uphill task at times. It’s you against everyone else, right? How on earth do you manage to get ahead of the crowd and into the job you’re looking for? Well there are some ways of doing it that require you to be pro-active and to go beyond […]

How to Find a New Career Using Skills You Already Possess

How to Find a New Career Using Skills You Already Possess

Lots of people spend some time building up skills in one particular type of work, only to realize they would like to change tack and try something else altogether. This can seem like a huge waste of time, but if you think about it carefully you will probably realize that this is not the case. […]

What is a Resume?

What is a Resume?

A resume is much more than just a list of previous experience and qualifications. It is a marketing tool, although it is doubtful that many people think of it in such a way.

Resume Mistakes You Should Avoid

Resume Mistakes You Should Avoid

If you had the chance to ask a selection of employers which mistakes they see in the resumes people send them, you would no doubt hear the same ones popping up again and again. Luckily you don’t need to ask them because it is very easy to find out the things to avoid if you […]

Writing a Resume That Sizzles!

Writing a Resume That Sizzles!

If you want the best possible chance of snagging that job, you need to think about making your resume sizzle.

Should You Write Your Own Resume or Use a Service?

Should You Write Your Own Resume or Use a Service?

So you need a new resume. Maybe you are going for a new job or you simply want to brush up on your current resume for future use. Whatever the reason may be, you have a decision to make. Should you write it yourself or get someone else to do it for you? When we […]

What Is a Cover Letter?

What Is a Cover Letter?

When you send off your resume to a potential employer, you shouldn’t just send it on its own. A cover letter will be required along with it, to pave the way, so to speak, for the resume that is included within.

Writing Cover Letters That Get Attention

Writing Cover Letters That Get Attention

When you apply for a new job – no matter what it might be or who it might be for – there are two things you need to create. The first one is your resume – a single page document that tells the employer what skills and achievements you have to your name – and […]

Effective Job Search Strategies

Effective Job Search Strategies

It’s one thing to prepare for job interviews and to be ready with a good resume; it’s quite another to be able to find jobs to apply for in the first place. Most people will be looking for jobs in the obvious places and there is certainly nothing wrong with this. Notice boards and local […]

Using Online Services to Help Get a Job

Using Online Services to Help Get a Job

The internet is undoubtedly one of the most powerful tools you can use to help you find a job nowadays. There are so many services available that can really give you an advantage over your competitors it would be a shame not to make use of them. The most obvious example of this is job […]

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