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5 ways to reboot your résumé this fall

fastcompany.com

Tailor Your Versions

Recruiters favour a résumé tailored for the specific job you’re seeking. They are put off by generic documents that look like they’ve been sent out time and again.

Despite this fact, most candidates don’t bother to customize their résumés. That’s quite shocking in light of...

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When it comes to length, one size does not fit all.

It used to be that the classic one-page résumé was a must. But today you’ll want to think again about what length your résumé should be. You have choices depending on how far along you are in your career.

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If you’re wondering what must be included on your résumé, fret no more. The gold standard consists of five must-have sections.

  • Personal Information: 99% of résumés
  • Education: 99% of résumés
  • Work Experience: 97% of résumés
  • Résumé Summary or ...

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It’s important that your résumé presents a full picture of your skills and shows how they align with the requirements of the job you’re seeking.

Soft skills are key in the workplace of the future and provide a crucial advantage, even in technical jobs. The areas most frequently noted a...

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Today’s world is undergoing rapid change in technology, the environment, management structures, and the very shape of the workplace. Employers are looking for people who have a creative side and a life outside of work.

Reading, blogging, traveling, music, and sports are the most common...

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