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How To Explain Maternity Leave On A Resume

Women are often conflicted on whether to disclose a Maternity Leave on their resume. This is because it can leave a significant unemployment gap in their “Work Experience” section. Advertisement It is not uncommon for resumes to have gaps. However, if the period on unemployment is more than 3 months, it can raise a red

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How To Write A Follow Up Email After An Interview

Getting the interview means you did a great job polishing your resume. If you left the interview grinning ear-to-ear that must mean you prepared well and aced all of the questions. You’re thinking, “Now, the waiting begins.” Meanwhile, the candidate who was interviewed before you is busy preparing a follow-up email that he plans to

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The Best Font Size And Styles For Your Resume

When writing a resume, you have to cover all the bases. Every section can influence the recruiter’s decision to invite you to a job interview. All key information must be provided and written in complete detail. You have to run a spelling and grammar check because these types of mistakes are unforgivable with recruiters. If

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How To Put An Internship On A Resume

An internship is a program that is offered by a company to potential employees. It can also be viewed as an opportunity that is presented by a employer to individuals who plan to work for their company. In most cases, an internship does not involve remuneration for services rendered by the intern. Advertisement However, many

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How To Answer: Do You Have Any Questions About The Job Position?

When Human Resources pens a job post, it makes sure all the requirements for the position are clearly stated. It is part of their pre-screening procedure. This is why before writing your resume, you should always review the job post. Highlighting the relevant skills in your resume will help you get the interview. Advertisement Thus,

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How To Quit A Job You Just Started

When you are on the unemployment line – the handshake and the contract that comes along with it – are all you want. However, the grass is not always greener on the other side. The job you set your sights on may not turn out to be what you expected. Your moment of clarity can

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How To Answer: Why Do You Want To Work For Us?

The job interview has been going on for 20 minutes. You’ve been asked questions that focused on your background, technical skill, and situational ones to test your ability to solve problems. In your honest assessment and based on feedback from the interviewer, you’ve hurdled the toughest questions with flying colors. You can’t help but smile

How To Write A Thank You Letter After An Interview
Career advice

How To Write A Thank You Letter After An Interview

Landing that job can be very competitive. You need every advantage you can get. Many candidates think the process is over after the job interview. The ones who get hired take it one step further. While the rest are waiting on the phone, they are writing a thank you letter to the recruiter. What Is

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How To List References On A Resume

Human Resources may want to validate the information in your resume. To do this, they may request for references. The list of references includes the names of people HR may contact to verify your skills and accomplishments. They may contact only one person or everyone on the list. Therefore, it is important that the people

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How To Write The Summary Of Qualifications For A Resume

Hiring managers don’t spend a lot of time reviewing resumes. They receive hundreds of applications every day. They go through as many candidates as possible. Recruiters will look for skills and experiences that are needed for the job. Therefore if you want to get noticed right away, you should include a summary of qualifications on

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Good Resume Objective – How To Write one and Why it’s Important

To put one foot inside the interview door, you need a solid resume, and more importantly a good resume objective. A frequent questions recruiters ask is: “Why should we hire you?” To answer that question, you need to know how to write an objective statement that can sum up all the strongest points of your

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How Digital Marketers Can Improve Their Job Search Process in 2018

With the advancements in technology and the need for more creative employees who are open to doing things differently in the digital marketing field, it’s not always easy to stand out in the crowd. And while the demand of businesses for digital marketers is not decreasing in 2018 or anytime soon, it’s always a good