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How to write an excellent job-winning resume

How to write an excellent job-winning resume

Is your resume a job-winning resume? Sadly, most resumes struggle to capture the attention of the hiring manager. Let’s start with what doesn’t make a job-winning resume. Eliminate Objective statements such as: to obtain a position that will use my ______ talents in _____ and provide opportunities to grow in skills in XYZ. Today’s resumes have… Continue Reading

How to look for jobs as an unemployed job seeker

How to look for jobs as an unemployed job seeker

As an unemployed job seeker, should your job search be different from someone who is in a job? Yes!  What does an unemployed job seeker need to do differently? Yesterday one executive level client sent me an email asking why he couldn’t find himself when he searched on LinkedIn for VP of Information Technology  or IT… Continue Reading

The strategy for when and how to change jobs

The strategy for when and how to change jobs

When you change jobs, you always take a risk. Risks can be mitigated by better understanding the job market and the competition. Timing is everything. What is the best timing when you change jobs? Changing jobs is always challenging. For some people, the thought of a job change is so scary that they never change… Continue Reading