Month: December 2018

Resume teardown #3: newly-minted social worker looking for a first job

Today I tackle a Resume Teardown of a job candidate who just received their master’s degree. (For those who are unfamiliar with my Resume Teardowns, every so often I will find a resume online for perusal. I’ll review it, see what works and what doesn’t, and share my thoughts with you.) That way, you can learn from …

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Wherein the Author Remarks on the Potential Uselessness of International Relations Degrees

In terms of being more competitive for jobs in international affairs, how useful is a degree in international relations, really? My take:  a lot less than most people think. The idea for this post came to me while I was on an airplane, listening to someone talk a little too loudly a few rows up. …

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