#81 – Career Expert Series – Resumes & LinkedIn Profiles with Brian Howard

For Episode 81 of The CareerMetis Podcast, we will be hearing again from Brian Howard. Brian Howard is a recurring guest on The CareerMetis Podcast and is very knowledgeable about the career management space. He has written a book called Motivated Resumes and LinkedIn Profiles, and Nissar feels that it’s a great resource for anyone entertaining into … Continue reading “#81 – Career Expert Series – Resumes & LinkedIn Profiles with Brian Howard”

8 Tips to Tailor Your Resume for Web Developer Jobs

The first step to finding exceptional work is building a resume that gets you interview-most seasoned job hunters know this fact well. The web-developer jobs growth rate has hit double digits, but unfortunately, some techniques used for writing traditional resumes do not work for web developer resumes. Hiring managers are extremely busy, and it is … Continue reading “8 Tips to Tailor Your Resume for Web Developer Jobs”

What You Should NOT Include in Your Resume

Whether you are applying for a job or for college, your resume is an essential tool to prove your skills. It is the first thing employers or recruiters look at, and unfortunately, it is the factor that influences their further decisions. Are they going to offer you an interview? Companies or big schools do not … Continue reading “What You Should NOT Include in Your Resume”

5 Skills That will Make Your Marketing Resume Soar to The Top

Do I need to say at this point that the job market is competitive? If you’ve graduated college and are looking for your first “adult job,” then I’m sure you already know that. The field of marketing encompasses a vast variety of job titles and descriptions. That said, it’s important to train yourself to be … Continue reading “5 Skills That will Make Your Marketing Resume Soar to The Top”

Top 6 Resume Clichés You Must Avoid

Recruiters and HR officers have to go through a lot of resumes in their bid to select the best candidate for a position. To be able to stand out from the crowd, your resume must be unique and captivating both in its content and presentation. In trying to be unique though, many job-seekers often fall … Continue reading “Top 6 Resume Clichés You Must Avoid”

10 Resume Writing Secrets That will Improve Your Odds

Every day millions of CVs and resumes reach hiring managers with a hope of finding a dream job. However, most of them make the same mistakes over and over again, which significantly reduces their chances of being hired. Your resume is a tool of communication between you and a potential employer, so you need to … Continue reading “10 Resume Writing Secrets That will Improve Your Odds”

How to Make an Attention-Grabbing Resume?

Job searchers must come to grip with a simple fact. Potential employers receive a lot of resumes. The sheer volume of responses to a posted job advertisement could shock a lot of employment hunters. Stacks upon stacks of resumes land on the desk of the person tasked with screening them. Sad to say, a number … Continue reading “How to Make an Attention-Grabbing Resume?”

4 Things to Consider Before Writing Your First Resume

A resume might not be as exciting to write as a graphic novel or even an opinion essay that you have due at school, but it’s probably one of the most important documents that you’ll continually update throughout your school years and in your career. Many articles about resumes cover how to handle a gap … Continue reading “4 Things to Consider Before Writing Your First Resume”