The 10 Best Sites to Post Your Resume Online

The 10 Best Sites to Post Your Resume Online

There are a lot of ways to get your resume in front of the right people, and your best chance for success is to do everything you can to get yourself out there. One of the easiest actions you can take is to post your resume on several job sites to increase your chances of finding your next opportunity. It’s free on most sites so it’s worth taking advantage of. You could be found by your future employer, or even a recruiter could take an interest in your background and then do the work for you.

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Here’s How to Make Your Resume Stand Out

Here’s How to Make Your Resume Stand Out

The basics of a resume are really pretty boring. Technically, it’s a list of what you’ve accomplished professionally. In a stack of hundreds of others, either in physical or electronic format, yours can be easily buried and forgotten. You deserve better than that, though. The majority of human resources staff say they spend less than 2 minutes looking at a resume. That’s just 120 seconds to show the reader that the person on paper is worth the opportunity to land the job.

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4 Reasons You Should Not Add Photo on Resume

4 Reasons You Should Not Add Photo on Resume

You might be surprised, but one of the top mistakes many recent grads make in job applications is including a photo in their resume when it is not required. Unlike social media where a display photo is quite common, resumes typically do not accompany pictures unless it is an understood requirement of the industry (i.e. modeling, acting, etc).

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How to Make Any Job Look Remarkable on a Resume

How to Make Any Job Look Remarkable on a Resume

Some candidates aren't willing to share information about their jobs, believing that recruiters will find it boring and irrelevant. The truth is that your current job and positions you've held before are much more important in the eyes of recruiters. Here's how to describe a job in your resume and make it look like a start of a great career.

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Podcast: Inside the Infographic Resume with @CareerSherpa

Podcast: Inside the Infographic Resume with @CareerSherpa

Resumes are going visual. In this 25 minute podcast, Hannah Morgan, the Career Sherpa talks about this trend and how job seekers need to get more visual in their personal marketing. Listen to the episode on the page, download the MP3 or find the show on iTunes. Just search for "careercloud radio".

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Top 10 Skills You Can Learn in 6 Months to Impress Employers on a Resume

Top 10 Skills You Can Learn in 6 Months to Impress Employers on a Resume

Wrapping up your time in college can be an exciting and mysterious few months. That shiny new degree will look great, but how will you complete the ever-important skills portion of your resume? Many employers are looking for similar skills, but it’s tough to know where to start. Fear not! The following are the top ten skills that you can pick up in six months or less to impress potential employers.

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Resume Writer podcast with Chris Fields

On the latest episode of CareerCloud Radio we  talked to Chris Fields, HR consultant and resume writer at ResumeCrusade.com. In this 25 minute podcast we'll dish the dirt on resumes and the job search. Want more advice like this? Click here for the archives.

Here's a list of just some of the topics you will hear.

* Paint a picture of the perfect resume...what does it look like….?

* Biggest mistakes people make on their resume are?

Why don't job seekers put more effort into their resumes? as a recruiter i think 99% all look the same…gaps...moms...

* How can social media help job seekers? examples…

Do you have any client success stories you can talk about?

Whats the future of resumes? is paper resume disappearing?

Last words of advice for job hunters...