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Should Hobbies and Interests Be in Your Resume?

Probably one big mistake that most job seekers make when writing their resume is including irrelevant information. These are details that do not impact on the satisfactory performance of the role ..
(May 08, 2008)
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Cover Letter Mistakes - Common Pitfalls to Avoid

A cover letter should be made for every resume you submit. While a few may think that a cover letter is unnecessary considering that a resume already details all the required skills and experiences, ..
(March 26, 2008)
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Resume Writing Tips for Fresh Graduates and Career Changers

A resume is a summary of a person's qualifications, educational background, skills and competencies. Prospective employers often put a great emphasis on resumes when looking for the best candidate ..
(March 28, 2008)
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Best Resume Format - Chronological or Functional?

A resume is basically a summary of your past employment history, achievements, skills, educational attainments and competencies acquired through the years. Your resume is your sales letter to a ..
(April 05, 2008)
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Resume Writing in the Computer Age

In this modern age of computers, resume writing had never been faster and more efficient. Gone were the days when you had to go to the post office to mail an application. All you ever do is sit in ..
(April 05, 2008)
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Resume Length - How Long Is Long Enough?

A common belief among first time resume writers is that they have to try and cram their professional experiences in a single page. They go by the assumption that employers are too busy to have time ..
(April 14, 2008)
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A Winning Cover Letter - Recipe For Success

Most job seekers have the assumption that there is no need to include a cover letter with the submitted resume because their resume already details all information regarding their suitability to a ..
(April 15, 2008)
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Using Resume References Wisely

One of the favorite statements of most job seekers when writing their resume is stating that references are available upon request. Is this good practice? Or should you include character and work ..
(April 16, 2008)
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A Guide On How to Write a Resume Objective

A lot of job seekers are at a loss on how to write a resume objective that guarantees success of being interviewed. The resume objective, being the top most statement is usually the first item that ..
(March 06, 2008)
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How to Spot Good Sample Resumes

Sample resumes are an excellent guide to attract the interest of an employer. The truth is, most job seekers are not excellent writers and definitely not everyone are fully experienced in resume ..
(March 12, 2008)
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Resume Objective - Should You Have One?

Every time we submit a job application, we are oftentimes confronted with the predicament on whether to put a resume objective in our CV or not. If you go and ask career experts, you most probably ..
(March 15, 2008)
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Elements of a Good Cover Letter Format

To ever have a chance of succeeding with your goal of landing that perfect job, you also need to dedicate some time and effort in crafting a good resume cover letter while ensuring that it maintains ..
(March 16, 2008)
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Resume Format - How to Do it Right

Your resume format is something that you should give importance aside from all the details in your resume. In this highly competitive job market, it is very probable that for every position you apply .
(March 22, 2008)
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