Resumé Templates From Canva

Resumé Templates From Canva

In today’s competitive job market, it’s more crucial than ever to differentiate yourself from other professionals and candidates vying for the same positions as you. And it all begins with your application and resumé, your first and sometimes ONLY, best foot forward! Canva is a tool loaded with enough easy-to-use features and functionality that allows […]

What “Chewbacca Mom” Taught Business About Video

By: Patrick Laforet: Director, Strategic Talent Acquisition Have you seen  the Chewbacca Mom on Social Media recently? Her name is Candace Payne and this Texas woman is everywhere …. Facebook, The Late Late Show, Good Morning America, Facebook Headquarters, Disney World. The Twitter world has gone nuts and Twitter users post about her video using the hashtag #HappyChewbacca. The […]

Top Strategies for Job Seekers

Top Strategies for Job Seekers

By: Patrick Laforet: Director, Strategic Talent Acquisition Looking for a job can be challenging. There might not be a lot of positions available in your field or perhaps employers are looking for candidates with more experience. Finding your dream job requires a lot of patience and dedication in this competitive job market. It is important […]

A free, instant, and online Resumé Reviewer tool from "Ladders"

A free, instant, and online Resumé Reviewer tool from “Ladders”

It’s no secret your resumé is the crucial, all-important first step in your job search. Crafting a great resumé can be frustrating and time-consuming – we all know that. So we want to share this new, free Resumé Reviewer (click here) tool from Ladders that is really quite helpful. You can instantly check your resumé […]

Are hiring managers & recruiters finding your resumé? That depends…is your resumé database friendly?

Amy Edwards for Business2Community.com, March 6th, 2015 Link to full article HERE… We’ve said it before and this excellent piece from Business2Community echoes it further, your resumé is either helping you get found by hiring managers and recruiters…or it’s not. Is your resumé “database friendly”? Can you and your resumé be found amongst the thousands, if […]

Lost In Translation - How The "Wrong" Resumé File Type Can Harm Your Chances Of Getting A New Job...

Lost In Translation – How The “Wrong” Resumé File Type Can Harm Your Chances Of Getting A New Job…

                Firstly, let me acknowledge that, on the surface, an article about the “best” type of document file type (eg: .DOC, .PDF, etc.) to send your resumé/CV in might not sound like a tantalizing read. However, dig a little deeper into the subject and you might find that […]

Resumé Tips 101

Great resumés and covering letters: your key to more interviews!  Applicants frequently ask us for assistance with the format and content of their resumés.  We are pleased to offer these resumé tips and suggestions listed below: Cover Letters: Do I need one? Absolutely!  A cover letter is an especially important way for you to introduce […]