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Posted December 14, 2012 by

5 Ways To Make Your Executive Resume Better

CollegeRecruiter.comIf you need some help writing your executive resume, the following post has some tips to help yours make a favorable impression with a recruiter or potential employer.

One of the most important things to keep in mind about writing your executive resume is that there is no one way to do it. Don’t get locked in a box about how a resume should look and feel. What works for one job candidate may not work for another. The idea is to write the best resume for you.

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5 Ways To Make Your Executive Resume Better

Posted December 07, 2012 by

What A Resume Is NOT

CollegeRecruiter.comYou know that a resume is supposed to tell an employer who you are and what you have to offer.  Make sure it does these things and not those described in the following post.

So often, when researching how to put together a resume, the posts and articles are a lot of “a resume is this,” and “a resume should have this,” but often, there is no information about what is dangerous or unnecessary in a resume. That is what this post is for–to help you understand what a resume is not so you can create the best and most impressive resume.

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What A Resume Is NOT

Posted November 21, 2012 by

Keeping Your “Skills” Section Professional

CollegeRecruiter.comDoes your resume include the skills that a prospective employer would be interested in?  If not, the following post gives advice on which skills to emphasize on your resume that are important in the real world.

While you may have a “Skills” section in your resume, you may not have a “Professional Skills” section. What is the difference? Why is it important to have a “Professional Skills” section?

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Keeping Your “Skills” Section Professional

Posted November 21, 2012 by

Distribute Your Resume More Widely

CollegeRecruiter.comAs a job seeker, it is not only important to create a quality resume, but one that reaches the most employers concerning the job you want.  Learn how to get your resume to them in a more broad fashion.

Having a great resume is only a part of the equation for succuess when searching for a job. You also need to ensure your resume reaches the widest distribution possible for the type of job that you are looking for.

Employment recruiters are professionals who connect employers with job seekers. They usually have a database of employers who are actively seeking new recruits, as well as have established relationships with employers who are looking for specific types of candidates.

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Distribute Your Resume More Widely