Tag - resume preparation

Sorry, “The Dog Ate My Resume” is Not an Excuse

We all know preparing a resume is a daunting task. Speaking about ourselves and trying to piece 20 years of work history together while not sounding like a robot is frustrating. Since high school, you most likely made an excuse at some point as to why you were missing your homework. Maybe you were...

One-Page Resume, 10-Year Work History Rules: Fact or Myth?

We have all heard the advice that employers don’t like to see resumes longer than one page and only look back 10 years in a candidate’s work history before making a decision to interview or not. In theory, this sounds logical since most hiring managers and HR managers are busy and don’t have the...