Keywords Part I: Where to find keywords to use in your resume

February 16, 2011 | Uncategorized | tom

You’ve heard a lot about using keywords in your resume. But just what are they? And, more importantly, how do you find the right ones to use in your resume?

Keywords are descriptive words or phrases that employers use to identify qualified candidates. The process is very similar to the way …

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How to drill down for accomplishments

January 20, 2011 | Uncategorized | tom

If you think you don’t have accomplishments worthy of mentioning on their resume, think again. Most likely, you have plenty of them. Often, accomplishments lie just below the surface of routine job responsibilities. You just need to identify the right areas that can be developed into accomplishment statements. This may …

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Does your resume dwell in the past or does it focus on your future?

January 7, 2011 | Uncategorized | tom

To succeed in today’s intensely competitive job market, your resume cannot simply dwell on your past job responsibilities. Instead, it must project into the future by providing prospective employers with a sneak preview of what they can expect from you as an employee.

How do you do this?

By making …

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