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7 Essential Elements to Create a Standout Resume

In a sea of competing applications, how do you create a standout resume? I entertained this question when a job seeker recently asked me what makes a resume exceptional. Here are seven key elements that can transform your resume from…

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Update Your Resume: A Comprehensive Checklist

Have you ever missed out on a job opportunity because you didn’t update your resume? This is often the catalyst for many new clients to contact me: they learned about a job prospect but were too embarrassed to have a…

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Build a Compelling Resume, Section by Section

When writing your resume, you might wonder about what you should include—and what should be left out. Thinking about the overarching structure of your resume before you start drafting it (or revising a rusty version) helps you focus and optimize…

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How Important Is a Cover Letter?

In a previous article, I discussed how to write an effective cover letter if you need one. In this article, I want to dig deeper into tackling a frequent question I get: “How important is a cover letter?” And the…

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6 Questions to Ask When Writing Your Resume

Throughout your career, you’ve been an exemplary employee and a top performer. You’ve successfully led teams, delivered impressive results, consistently met and beat deadlines, and have been recognized for your achievements. But would a potential employer know this by looking…

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Learn How to Read Job Descriptions Strategically

If you’re seeking your next opportunity, learning how to read job descriptions can help you spend your time wisely and even accelerate your search. When used to the fullest extent possible, the information in job descriptions can help you decide…

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