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10 Tips to Make a Professional Resume Work as Hard as You Do!

Résumé writing is both an art and a science. While there are few hard and fast rules, an experienced professional résumé writer located in a city such as Worcester can help you steer clear of the many pitfalls. Creating a clear, concise, attractive and persuasive resume that contains well-prioritized data should be the goal of …

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Was Being Cut Loose a Blessing in Disguise?

As a consultant, I am often asked this question – What should I do?  I just got …. fired, laid off, discharged. The following is some advice I share with those who are troubled by this scenario: You now have an opportunity to explore jobs that better suit your qualifications and interests.   Research suggests that such an …

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Ring, Ring . . . Who’s Calling?

Companies conduct phone interviews in response to resumes they have received or social media profiles they have reviewed.  Phone interviews are often convenient for a quick screening of applicants and minimize interviewing costs for the company. You should be ready when the telephone rings. Some interviews are scheduled and few are unexpected. Either way, you should …

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How To Write a Resume – A Guide to Successful Resume Writing

Provide Evidence – tell the truth. What qualifications, experience, and skills are required for the jobs you are considering? Think of what you have done that matches those attributes. Be specific, focused, and factual and give full explicit details and provide evidence for any claims you make. For example, if you claim to be a …

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Top 10 Tips to Make Your Resume Work as Hard as You Do!

Résumé writing is both an art and a science. While there are few hard and fast rules, an experienced professional résumé developer located in a city such as Worcester can help you steer clear of the many pitfalls. Creating a clear, concise, attractive and persuasive resume that contains well prioritized data should be the goal …

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What do you think the success rate is for a senior professional in getting in front of a hiring manager?

What do you think the success rate is for a senior professional in getting in front of a hiring manager? 75%, 50%?  Less than 5% of senior professionals get in front of the hiring managers without a developed resume.  Notice I did not say written, but developed resume. Given the current market conditions, it is …

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