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Small (But Important) Resume Mistakes All Execs Should Avoid

Resume Mistakes All Execs Should AvoidResume faux pas can really cost an executive the interview. Simply put, at this stage in the game you should know how to write a killer resume, but there’s so much confusion out there that even the most experienced professionals fumble.

Avoid the following executive resume mistakes and you’ll be way ahead of the game.Continue Reading…

The One #SMH Resume Mistake I See Daily That Doesn’t Discriminate

 

resume mistakeThis 1 #SMH mistake does not discriminate.

Smart people.

Not-so-smart people.

Executives. Professionals. Entry-level. Corporate.

Not-For-Profit. Academic.

Military-To-Civilian.

Marketing. Finance. Scientific. Law. IT.

Highly educated.

Not-so-highly educated.

This 1 #SMH mistake is committed by everyone at all levels from all walks of life every day.Continue Reading…

Common (But Important) Resume Questions Answered

 

resume-questionsI get it. You haven’t needed a resume for most of your career. 

You have been recruited, sought after, promoted or your friend recommended you for your current job.

But now you find the promotions harder to get.

There is more competition for the interviews – even if you are recommended to the company by your buddy.

Interviews are not as automatic.

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5 Common Executive Resume Mistakes That Could Cost You an Interview

common executive resume mistakesNot knowing how to properly format your executive resume can easily cost you an interview. Simply put, at this stage in the game you should know how to write a killer resume, but there’s so much confusion out there that even the most experienced professionals fumble.

Five of the most common mistakes are: Including a photo, not having a title, not using numbers, using outdated formatting, and leaving out action verbs. Avoid those key mistakes by following the tips below for your executive resume and you’ll be way ahead of the game (and your competition!):
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Small (But Important) Resume Mistakes All Execs Should Avoid

Resume Mistakes All Execs Should AvoidResume faux pas can really cost an executive the interview. Simply put, at this stage in the game you should know how to write a killer resume, but there’s so much confusion out there that even the most experienced professionals fumble.

Avoid the following executive resume mistakes and you’ll be way ahead of the game.Continue Reading…