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A Powerful Technique to Create a Resume That Hiring Executives Will Rave About – Part Two

In part one of this article series I revealed how to implement my value-stacking technique to top off your resume  with words that evoke emotion, grab attention, and inspire the reader to continue  reading for longer than a m...

Job Applicants

A Powerful Technique to Create a Resume That Hiring Executives will Rave About – Part One

I am guessing that you are reading this article because you are among the 70% of the US workforce that is unhappily employed.  And, therefore, are contemplating whether to start looking or, you have already started a full-blo...

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How to Crush Your Next Interview

I’m willing to bet that most women do more “prep” work before going on a first date than they do for an interview. You know who you are. You’ve researched your date online, spoken about countless “what-if” scenario...


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4 Key Reasons Resumes get Overlooked

  A full 98% of the general public prepares their resumes incorrectly. That is primarily because they do not: Target their resumes precisely to the positions they seek by matching their qualifications with the job requirem...

Resume Writing

At a Glance: Does Your Resume Have Enough Hot Verbs?

I loathe and I do mean LOATHE re-working my resume. I get overwhelmed with all the conflicting information swirling about the internet, so I just avoid it. But, then it comes time for a job search, or my dream career comes knoc...

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Are You a Philanthropist?

Are you a philanthropist?  The question may seem laughable to many women in their early careers.  Most of us still consider cabs a luxury and we never order a cocktail without glancing at the price.  While we believe in, and...


Interview Fail

More than a Resume: Put Your Best E-Face Forward

Wow. I haven’t done hiring in a while, but I have to say that my recent foray into finding an intern has been just slightly short of awful. I know it’s unpaid, but really? No one worth contacting? I want this terrib...

Why So Long

Why Does the Hiring Process Take So Long?

Why does the hiring process take so long? Let’s get straight-to-the-point to answer the question on so many job seekers’ minds: What part of the hiring process takes the longest for internal recruiters and staffing agencie...

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8 Do’s and Don’ts of Career Fair Prep

 Go in a Star. Leave Shining Even Brighter! Participating in career fairs is a great way to supplement your job search, and an invaluable networking opportunity if you play your cards right. Don’t just show up, walk aro...


Refresh your resume

6 Tips to Refresh Your Resume

Spring is almost officially here! Whether you’re in the chilly Northeast or have been enjoying a mild winter in the Cali,  March 20 is the official date of spring. A spirit of newness is abound in the spring! As we bid a...