Resumes

New, free mini-course: How to make your resume better than 90 percent of the competition

Time for three hard truths, people. (The hardened cynic in me likes hard truths. They bring joy to my hardened, stone-cold heart.) They all stem from a post I wrote a few months ago , “10 reasons your resume is hurting your international job search — and how to fix it today,” which discusses common, serious problems …

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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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10 reasons your resume is hurting your international job search — and how to fix it today

A public message to approximately 90 percent of the international job-seeking population: Your resume could be a lot better.  And it is hurting your international job search. (Honestly, it’s also hurting any domestic job search you are doing, but since that’s not the focus of this site, we’ll leave that to one side for now.) …

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