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Posted October 16, 2014 by

12 Writing Tips for Creating a Perfect Resume

Cari Bennette

Cari Bennette

It’s a bit of fine line, isn’t it? Knowing exactly what to put in your resume can be confusing. Too much irrelevant information will get you passed over. And not enough information may cause suspicion, as though you’re trying to hide something.

So, to compose the perfect resume, apply the following 12 tips from industry experts to ensure success. (more…)

Posted September 16, 2014 by

College Graduates, Desire to be Better Professionals on Your Jobs? 35 Ways to Improve Yourselves

To be better professionals on their jobs, college graduates can do any of these 35 things in the following post.

We live fast-paced lives; our careers are certainly no different. Sometimes it can be difficult to stop for a moment to think about professional development. The reality is, though, that by choosing one area improvement to focus on at a time, we can become better versions of ourselves – and better

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Posted June 17, 2014 by

Want to Take Your Entry Level Job Search to Another Level? 10 Guerrilla Tactics to Apply

If your entry level job search needs a boost, perhaps you should consider applying these 10 guerrilla tactics found in the following post.

Career experts claim that only 20% of open positions are posted online. So if you want to get a job faster, become part of the 20% that is seeking 80% of the jobs… those which aren’t posted online. In other words, you must go guerrilla. You must get creative and do things differently! Here are ten guerrilla marketing tactics you

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Posted December 09, 2013 by

What It Takes to Create a Mobile Resume for Your Entry Level Job Search

Are you searching for an entry level job using a mobile device?  If so, then you will probably need to create an effective resume at some point.  The following post offers some pointers on how to create a successful mobile resume.

Nearly an electronic appendage, we’re rarely more than a few feet from our phone or tablet at all times. A few weeks ago, ComeRecommended had a post about applying for jobs from your mobile device. These tips included utilizing job alerts, applying with LinkedIn, and having a mobile resume and cover letter. But, what exactly goes into creating a

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Posted July 23, 2013 by

Seven Things to Keep In Mind as You Begin Your Gap Year

what to do in a gap yearSummary: If you’re about to step away from the beaten path and embark on a gap year (or years), get ready for the adventure of a lifetime, and keep these seven considerations in mind.

A generation ago in our country, the years between age 18 and 24 were very clearly mapped out for anyone seeking a conventional middle-class transition from youth into adulthood. At 18, you were expected to graduate from high school in the spring and start college in the fall. And at 22, you were expected to graduate college and step into your first “real job” within a few weeks, or months at most. (more…)