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How to Write a Great CV: a checklist for a CV that will get your employer’s attention. 

Checklists. I love checklists. I used to like checklists, then I read The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right. If… read more How to Write a Great CV: a checklist for a CV that will get your employer’s attention. 

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11 Crucuial Resume/CV Questions Answered

If you are sitting down to write your resume or CV, you may have lots of questions   How long… read more 11 Crucuial Resume/CV Questions Answered

15 Important Skills for Your CV
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15 Important Skills for your CV

If you want to impress recruiters and employers with your resume or CV, you need pack it with the valuable… read more 15 Important Skills for your CV

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19 Actionable Writing Tips

Whether you’re writing an email asking about a job or your resume, you need to be able to communicate effectively…. read more 19 Actionable Writing Tips

28 Boring Words and What to Use Instead
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28 Boring Words and What to Use Instead

Too often I find myself using the same words over and over and over again, especially on resumes and profiles…. read more 28 Boring Words and What to Use Instead

5 minute resume tricks that can land you a job you want
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5 Minute Resume Tricks That Can Land You a Job You Want

We don’t have a lot of time and we want our resumes to be appealing.  Fortunately, uptowork has created the… read more 5 Minute Resume Tricks That Can Land You a Job You Want

How to Match Your Resume to the Job You Want (2)
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This is How to Tailor a Resume to a Job Description (+Infographic)

Found a job posting that just screams dream job? Well, the employer is probably on the lookout for their dream… read more This is How to Tailor a Resume to a Job Description (+Infographic)

What Skills Should You Put on a Resume to Land the Job
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This is How to Put Skills on a Resume (+Infographic)

You know your way around MS Excel and that’s what you say on your resume —  SKILLS Excel You might… read more This is How to Put Skills on a Resume (+Infographic)

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16 Important Things Recruiters Should Look for in a Resume [Infographic]

A resume is a candidate’s number one ammo. In acquiring the best talents, the first and most critical step towards… read more 16 Important Things Recruiters Should Look for in a Resume [Infographic]

128 Very Good Words That Are Very Capable of Replacing “Very”
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128 Very Good Words That Are Very Capable of Replacing “Very”

Resumes are hard to write and even harder when you want to say “very” hard, very responsible, very conscientious.  The… read more 128 Very Good Words That Are Very Capable of Replacing “Very”

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How to Create and Share Your Infographic Resume

Hannah Morgan, who leads CareerSherpa, distributes a weekly newsletter which has outstanding  content on job hunting and I highly recommend… read more How to Create and Share Your Infographic Resume

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This Resume Checklist Helps You Fill Out Your Blank Resume

I’m a firm believer in checklists; checklists are possibly the best way to avoid mistakes.  The following infographic is a… read more This Resume Checklist Helps You Fill Out Your Blank Resume