Resumes Alone Don’t Win Jobs

Resumes Alone Don’t Win Jobs

You want a new job. So you put together a resume (maybe with some professional assistance), fire it off in response to a job posting (or several), and expect instant success. No sweat because that stellar resume will win you

My Top Resume and Job Search Articles on Forbes!

My Top Resume and Job Search Articles on Forbes!

Over recent years I’ve had the privilege of contributing articles, quotes, and insights on Forbes.com.  Here is just a sampling of my top shares:   Resume Rules – Why There is No Such Thing Executive Resume Requirement: Make Your Value

What Every Resume Needs to Succeed – Insights from Canadian Career Experts

What Every Resume Needs to Succeed – Insights from Canadian Career Experts

  Go online for resume advice and you’ll be quickly overwhelmed.  To help you qualify advice and strengthen your resume strategy here are insights from some of Canada’s award-winning career experts on what every resume needs to succeed.  Here’s what

Career Pros Share Resume “No-No’s”

Career Pros Share Resume “No-No’s”

The impact of a good resume is truly immeasurable and can translate into positive outcomes for job seekers, including shortened job searches, higher employment, or increased salaries. In comparison, the impact of a poorly written resume is the same, but

Does Your Resume Need Rescuing? Put It To The Test

What exactly differentiates an impressive resume from a weak resume? Well, a stand-out resume SELLS instead of tells. It also: Advertises a job seeker’s unique value proposition just like any other marketing material. Is attention-grabbing, tailored in content, and keyword