What To Write In Your Resume If You’ve Been Fired From Your Last Job

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business-groomingNobody likes getting fired. But it can happen to the best of us. Maybe it’s the economy, or because of new management. But now you have to move on and get another job. And here’s the tricky part – what to write in your resume if you’ve been fired from your last job?

Your resume, cover letter, application form, every document that has to do with your job application should be positive. There should NOT be any mention of you getting fired from the last job. However, there might be instances where you have to talk about it, like: Read more

2 Simple Tips To Stand Out With Your Resume

business-groomingIf you’re looking to receive any interview calls, your resume needs to stand out. However, it doesn’t mean you have to try out any gimmicks to capture the attention of the recruiter or hiring manager. Use these 2 simple tips to stand out with your resume..
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How Much Should You Invest In Your Resume?

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business-groomingWhen you’re searching for a job, your best chances of creating a good first impression on your prospective employer is through your resume. Your resume presents your value to your prospective employer, resulting in a call for an interview. Hence, the purpose of your resume is to get that elusive call for interview. So now you decide – how much should you invest in your resume? Read more

Social Networking And Your Resume

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business-groomingResume writing is the process of getting a good resume to make the right impression on the recruiter or hiring manager to land your dream job. However, you first need to find out where to apply, or what is the right time to apply at the company of your choice. And that can happen only through networking. Thanks to online social networking sites, job networking has become more simplified to expedite your job search.

Today, you can use social networking sites like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn as part of your job search plan. Here are some of the important points to keep in mind when using social networking to expose your resume: Read more

How To Take Advantage Of LinkedIn As Your Resume

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business-groomingIf you haven’t signed up for LinkedIn yet, here’s something to help you decide if LinkedIn can help you with your job search, or not. In this digital age, here’s how to take advantage of LinkedIn as your resume.

Build Your LinkedIn Profile

Enter details in your LinkedIn profile about your work experience, education, skills, links to your online works (if any), and so on. Pretty much the same kind of information you have listed in your resume already. Just keep in mind not to make any unnecessary bold claims about who you are and what you do for a living. Read more

How To Submit A Resume Via Email

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business-groomingYou are confident with your resume. Whether you hired any resume writing services, or you did it on your own, you feel good about your resume. That’s nice. But have you decided how to submit your resume?

We belong in the Online Age, so let’s talk about submitting your resume online. There are many ways to submit your resume online. For the purpose of this article, I’m going to help you on how to submit a resume via email.

Some of the points you might want to keep in mind when submitting your resume via email are: Read more