10 Unnecessary Things Job Seekers Keep Putting On Their Resume

A professional, well-written resume is key to a successful job search. Generally, the resume should highlight your skills, experiences, work history, and achievements that are relevant to the role you’re applying for. However, many job seekers commit the mistake of including things that are not only unnecessary but can also break the deal. What you … Continue reading “10 Unnecessary Things Job Seekers Keep Putting On Their Resume”

6 Top CV Lies – How to Spot Them?

Lying on your CV might sound a bit pointless – after all, you aren’t likely to get the job if you get caught out.  Yet figures show that one-third of people lie on the CVs and the problem is so big that the UK Fraud Prevention Office even got involved a couple of years ago, … Continue reading “6 Top CV Lies – How to Spot Them?”

8 Resume Factors That Can Improve Your Hireability Up to 160%

A resume is like the first knock on a company’s door that if you want to get answered, should be loud, clear, and inviting. Never misinterpret your resume as a mere piece of paper carrying your career info. Or think that it’s the personal interview that requires all the hard work. No, no, no and … Continue reading “8 Resume Factors That Can Improve Your Hireability Up to 160%”

How To Choose The Best Format For Your Resume?

A resume is a biography of a person’s professional activity, starting with education and ending with his current job. In Latin, the term CV is often used. It literally translates as the course of life. With its help, you sell your abilities, time and sophistication to the employer for the amount of monthly compensation that … Continue reading “How To Choose The Best Format For Your Resume?”

How to Find the Right Keywords for Your Resume & Get More Interviews?

Keywords are descriptive words, mostly nouns, that best capture an idea, an object, an experience or even a concept. You use them everyday in your Google searches or hashtags on social media!  In human resources, keywords are hard skills that you may have acquired through either education and experience. They are usually associated to specific … Continue reading “How to Find the Right Keywords for Your Resume & Get More Interviews?”

What are The Top Skills You Should Put on Your Resume?

Writing a good resume is not an easy task. Especially when you are actively looking for a job and need to create dozens of applications. As you probably already know, each of the resumes you send out should be specifically written for the position you are applying for. But how can you do that? The … Continue reading “What are The Top Skills You Should Put on Your Resume?”

15 Tips for Freshers Who Wants To Create an Impressive Resume

Now that you’ve finally finished your college course, it is time for you to meet the real world. Finding a job as soon as you graduated from school can be both challenging and overwhelming. You’ve got a lot of competitors who are looking for the same career as much as you do. Not to mention … Continue reading “15 Tips for Freshers Who Wants To Create an Impressive Resume”

#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”