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5 Common Resume Errors to Double Check for Before Clicking ‘Send’

You’re almost ready to apply! The job search can be exhausting, and internet fatigue is a real condition for anyone that’s had to sift through the thousands of opportunities and employers listed on digital job boards. When it finally comes time to click “send” and shoot your application and resume to a potential employer, it […]

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Job Search Spring Cleaning: Seven Ways to Refresh Right Now

“I am going to try to pay attention to the spring. I am going to look around at all the flowers, and look up at the hectic trees. I am going to close my eyes and listen.” – Anne Lamott There’s an undeniable feeling of excitement and possibility tied to spring. After a long winter […]

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An Introduction to Personal Websites for Job Hunters

A resume alone is not enough for today’s cyber-focused job hunt. Think of it this way: You’ve been hot on the trail of your target for a while now. You’ve done the research, followed the tracks and it’s finally time to strike. You take a deep breath and prepare to take your shot. As you […]

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Rethinking Your Resume: Breaking the Formatting Rules

Your experiences are one of a kind. Every internship earned, position held and connection made tells a unique story. Yet, by the time this information is organized and filtered into a resume, the finished product can feel sort of lifeless; even the most dynamic lives seem mundane when distilled down into black and white bullet […]

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A Quick Guide to Sharing Your Resume Online

There’s something gratifying about seeing the resume you’ve spent weeks perfecting finally come out freshly printed on a sheet of crisp, white paper. Increasingly, though, job seekers are required to share their resumes with employers long before getting the chance to hand in a paper copy in-person. From online applications to social networking sites, we […]

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