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The Only Resume Cheat Sheet You’ll Ever Need

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A lot goes into drafting a good resume. You’ll want to make sure you’re using the best format to showcase your skills and achievements, that you’ve carefully edited each section, and that the information you include is relevant to the position for which you’re applying. And while your resume should be unique to you and […]

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How to Embrace the Nonlinear on Your Resume

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Your resume is an opportunity to tell a story. But if yours doesn’t read like a book with a linear narrative—due to career shifts and employment breaks—it can be difficult to find the best way to communicate your skills and experience. If you’re unsure about how to confidently present a patchwork career history that spans […]

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3 Ways to Stand Out After Submitting Your Application

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You submitted your application for your dream job and now you’re wondering if there is anything else you can do to make yourself stand out among the competition. The answer is, yes! Below, you’ll find three key strategies for distinguishing yourself and showing that you are passionate about the role and the organization. Before you […]

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Looking for a Job? Stop Making this Mistake

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There’s nothing like the feeling of reading a job description that sounds like it was made for you. With each bullet point, you get more excited, and maybe even start to imagine how it would feel to get the job and go in on your first day. That is, until you get to the qualifications […]

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