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6 Proofreading Tips to Create a Mistake-Free Resume
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6 Proofreading Tips to Create a Mistake-Free Resume

Your resume is one of the first impressions a hiring manager will have when you apply to a new job or position.
Sarah Landrum
18 Ways to Improve Your Resume (Infographic)
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18 Ways to Improve Your Resume (Infographic)

Writing the perfect resume isn't easy -- here are a few things to make yours stand out.
Rose Leadem
How to Distinguish Potential From Pedigree When Reviewing Resumes
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How to Distinguish Potential From Pedigree When Reviewing Resumes

Research shows companies with diverse teams are more successful but over-reliance on resumes results in homogenous hiring.
Frida Polli
9 Common Resume Mistakes Every Job Hunter Should Avoid
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9 Common Resume Mistakes Every Job Hunter Should Avoid

Don't lose out on your dream job because of these resume mistakes.
Dan Scalco
5 Components of an Attention-Grabbing Resume
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5 Components of an Attention-Grabbing Resume

You only get a few seconds for your resume to make the cut, but that's all you need when you know what hiring managers are looking for.
Jonathan Long
When to Hire Raw Talent vs. Job Experience
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When to Hire Raw Talent vs. Job Experience

Experience is a must for some jobs, but people with raw talent offer unique benefits.
Joel Trammell
10 Quick Changes That Help Your Resume Get Noticed
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10 Quick Changes That Help Your Resume Get Noticed

Applying for a job? Try out these quick resume changes that will get you noticed by employers.
Alex Freund
Does Your Bio Tell a Story From the Heart?
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Does Your Bio Tell a Story From the Heart?

In our age, your personal story as a founder is integral to your brand's identity. Put that narrative to work connecting with clients at the emotional level, through revelation, not manipulation.
Mike Loomis
How These Creative Go-Getters Used Social Media to Score Awesome Career Opportunities
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How These Creative Go-Getters Used Social Media to Score Awesome Career Opportunities

Sometimes, all it takes to get through the door is a bit of imagination, creativity and social-media know-how.
Lindsay Friedman
What to Do When Good Talent Has Suspicious Social Media
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What to Do When Good Talent Has Suspicious Social Media

Lies and embellished resumes. Inappropriate content: Turns out more employers are giving these job-seekers a second chance.
Heather R. Huhman
5 Ways to Find Your Dream Job
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5 Ways to Find Your Dream Job

Finding a job isn't easy, but these simple tips can make finding a job easier.
Carolyn Sun
Warren Buffett: Focusing Only on Your Resume Is Like 'Saving Up Sex for Your Old Age'
Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett: Focusing Only on Your Resume Is Like 'Saving Up Sex for Your Old Age'

Some saucy words of advice from the Oracle of Omaha.
The One Thing You're Doing Wrong on LinkedIn
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The One Thing You're Doing Wrong on LinkedIn

If you're going to buy into the whole personal-branding thing, then at least learn the first rule of branding: Keep it simple.
Steve Tobak
What Font Should You Use on Your Resume?
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What Font Should You Use on Your Resume?

Here's a hint: Times New Roman is not your friend.
Nina Zipkin