Resume Services – Q&A

Resume Services – Q&A Is it okay to exclude certain skills or work history that may make me appear over-qualified for a job? Yes. This is another one of those “be honest but not stupid” situations. This is a new problem arising for some people in today’s job market who appear over-qualified for what they…

Professional Resume Services – Q&A

Professional Resume Services – Q&A Should I include volunteer experience? Include it if it supports your objective and enhances your qualifications in the eyes of the employer. Professional Resume Services will help Individuals with little or no work experience, especially those re-entering the job market after a lengthy absence include their volunteer experience. Remember, volunteer…

Professional Resumes – Q&A

Professional Resumes – Q&A How can I get my resume on the Internet? It’s a daunting task! The Internet includes nearly 100,000 employment sites. Most sites allow you to post your resume free of charge in various resume databases which are accessed by employers. The best way to find these sites is to use one…

Resume Writing Service – Q&A

Resume Writing Service – Q&A What’s the best way to start writing the resume? Here’s one of the best tips for getting started when preparing a resume. Would you normally start at the top, bottom, or middle? Most people start at the top and that’s where they get frustrated. You’ll find this whole process will…

Professional Resume Writing – How To

Professional Resume Writing – How To In the current job market, having a professional resume writing – how to is paramount to getting an interview and succeeding in a winning career. This is very important in a job market where unemployment is high and competition is tough. As a result, getting a professional resume done…

Translating Your Resume Into a Winning Interview

Michael M. Fox, NRWA, CPRW, MBA In today’s job market, it’s not enough to be competent.  In fact, it’s not enough to be really, really good at your job.  It’s all about personal branding and brilliant marketing.  If you don’t have a perfect resume that sums up your professional qualifications concisely, your resume will have…

Executive Resume Writing for High Earners

Michael M. Fox, NRWA, CPRW, MBA Senior-level job hunters, take notice:  it’s no longer enough to submit a low-impact, soft-sell resume and expect that your achievements will speak for themselves. Executive resume writing is an art and science, because the executive resume of today is a sales document. In this job market you can be…

4 Common Resume Myths

Michael M. Fox, NRWA, CPRW, MBA The first of the resume myths that bears addressing is that no resume may be more than one page long.  Most candidates believe this to be true, so they either omit vital information or use silly formatting methods (such as using unreadable fonts and microscopic margins) to fit as…