7 Cover Letter Mistakes You Make When Applying Via E-mail

How many times have you replied to a job ad via e-mail by shooting them a copy of your resume and cover letter? I’m going to venture a guess and say at least 20 (but more likely hundreds of times) if you’ve been searching for any significant length of time. Cover Letter Mistakes Here areContinue reading “7 Cover Letter Mistakes You Make When Applying Via E-mail”

Objectives on Resumes

Recruiter Roundtable: Objectives on Resumes The Recruiter Roundtable is a monthly feature that collects career and job-seeking advice from a group of recruiting experts throughout the US.  The question we put before our panel this month is: How important is having an “objective” or “summary” section at the opening of a candidate’s resume?   YourContinue reading “Objectives on Resumes”

6 Red Flags Employers See in Your Job History

By Alison Green | U.S.News & World Report LP – Wed, Oct 24, 2012 1:54 PM EDT Long before you get to a job interview, hiring managers are forming opinions about you based on your resume and your job history. Here are six of the most common red flags they look for. 1. You haveContinue reading “6 Red Flags Employers See in Your Job History”