The best resume format with sample resume

resume format

The best resume format with sample resume As a hiring manager I probably look at 30 resumes a week. Sometimes more. I spend a considerable amount of time thinking about resumes and the optimal resume format to get the attention of hiring managers and get you more interview opportunities.  What makes one resume format good […]

The best skills to put on a resume

The ONLY 3 Things I Look for On a Resume

The best skills to put on a resume I’ve hired hundreds of people over the years. All roles, all levels, all skillsets,. I’ve been interviewing and hiring candidates for nearly 25 years. The one thing that hasn’t changed in all that time, is the hiring manager never has enough time to properly review your resume. […]

Phone interview tips to get hired

phone interview tips

Phone interview tips to get hired A while back I started a blog series on how to improve your chances at each stage of the interview process. In the first two parts I focused on the top of the funnel – specifically, how to make your application and resume jump out of the applicant pool […]

Are Cover Letters Still Important?

Are cover letters still important

Are Cover Letters Still Important I’ve been getting asked this question a lot lately. Every job seeker wants to optimize the search process to give themselves the best chance of getting hired. But they also want to focus their limited time and energy on the strategies and tactics most likely to result in finding a […]