What if cities had a resume? Chicago

What if cities had a resume? Chicago

If cities had resumes…. Would Chicago have a chance if it was job hunting? Strong experience in transport and finance, but a sordid criminal past that might ruin its chances…

Here’s what we think Chicago’s resume might look like. If you think it has a good chance, let us improve yours with our professional resume writing service.

What to leave off your resume

What to leave off your resume

 Employers and recruiters take just a few seconds to scan a resume and decide if it’s worth another look, or destined for the circular file. With such a small window of time to impress, every sentence counts. Stop wasting your employers’ attention and your own precious time by stripping your CV of these 15 points. 1. Your whole life history Do you really think someone cares you worked in a nightclub 15 years ago and what certificates you’ve received for playing in University’s baseball team?  Whenever you update your CV, strip …

The Perfect Resume Checklist

The Perfect Resume Checklist

Courtesy of “Taduuda” from unsplash.com When you’ve spent days writing a resume, sending it off and hearing nothing is frustrating and discouraging. With hundreds of applications for popular positions, your CV could just have been lost in the pile. So you might be asking yourself – what can help me with my resume and make sure it doesn’t get tossed aside? We’ve prepared a resume checklist to make sure you’re not making obvious mistakes that could be holding you back. Here we go!   Check your contact details It IS possible to …

How to choose a professional resume writer?

How to choose a professional resume writer

So you’ve decided to leave it to the professionals and have a CV writer or service make your resume stand out. How do you know which one to choose? The internet is full of CV writing services; here are our tips to sort the diamonds from the hack jobs. Where to look? Recommendations and word of mouth are the best way to find a resume writer. Do you have any friends or colleagues who have used a service and are happy with the results? Ask to look at the resume …

The Essence of Resume Writing

The Essence of Resume Writing

Writing a Resume can be compared with art. In such a case, a good resume is a kind of masterpiece that you have to create yourself. You work like an artist whose resources are limited. You must create a flawless image within a finite space. You carefully choose words, like colors,until you look at it and whisper: ‘This is perfect’. It is like you’re trying to polish the stone so that it becomes a gem. You play with words to make it glitter. You’re trying to see something special in a …

How to Write a Resume without Job Experience?

How to Write a Resume without Job Experience?

Obviously, your best hope to land a job is a resume with years of relevant, extensive experience. So what do you do when you don’t have that? Maybe you’re just out of school, or you are trying to change careers – it might be trickier, but with our CV writing tips you can still create an impressive entry-level resume. 1. Keep it short A resume should be a maximum of two pages, but this looks silly when you don’t have enough to fill it! Keep things brief and easy to …