Posted on 27. Nov, 2013 by ddefazio.
The 2013 Holiday Gift Guide is here finally! I know it’s not resumes, but I am taking a short break in preparation for holiday shopping. So I have done the hard work for you and searched hundreds of web sites for unique gifts, cool gifts, and awesome gifts so you can give the best gifts […]
Posted on 28. Oct, 2013 by ddefazio.
Gaps in employment are faced by many individuals for different reasons, such as caring for a family member or relocating. This includes the stay home mom returning to work. There are also reasons that are out of their control like company-wide layoffs. Although many hiring managers see gaps in employment as red flags, there are […]
Posted on 13. Oct, 2013 by ddefazio.
If you have no idea how to write a resume, this article will help you with your first resume and share resume templates and resume examples using the latest online tools. I am not a big fan of online resume builders. Let me just say that up front. That being said, however, I believe many […]
Freelance jobs online are a great way to earn extra income. I have been freelancing for over 20 years in writing and technology and have had great success. This article shares with you the 2013 Best Freelance Job Sites to help you find freelance work. Freelance jobs are a great way to build up your […]
Posted on 02. Oct, 2013 by ddefazio.
With no job experience or no work experience, how do you write a good resume? It’s tough. And everyone’s been there. So whether you are just starting out or you are transitioning careers, you are going to face a lot of the same issues, namely no job experience or no work experience. This article helps […]
Getting a law enforcement job is an involved process consisting of 9 unique phases. Each phase requires specific knowledge. With the competitiveness of getting a law enforcement career these days, excelling is something you will definitely want to do. Here are the 9 phases to get a law enforcement job: The Application Process Physical Agility […]
Posted on 06. Sep, 2013 by ddefazio.
The competition is fierce for project manager positions and your targeted project manager resume is what will get you in the door. For over 20 years I have been reviewing and writing resumes for project managers and the majority do a poor job addressing the most important things an employer wants to know. So here […]
Posted on 24. Aug, 2013 by ddefazio.
In this article you will learn a few simple strategies to use job networking to get your job search past the human resources and other gatekeepers. Learn how networking for jobs will get your resume seen by hiring managers. This is a critical part of your job search since over 70% of open positions are […]
Posted on 19. Aug, 2013 by ddefazio.
I am a resume writer and reviewer. Lately, I spend more time doing resume evaluation and resume review than resume writing. Let me share with you some of the top resume tips to move your good resume to your best resume to a perfect resume. 1. Hiding in Plain Sight You need another pair of […]
Posted on 06. Aug, 2013 by ddefazio.
No doubt you have heard the term personal branding. Once upon a time only companies had to worry about their brands. Now individuals do as well, especially job seekers who are open to or actively searching for new job opportunities. Everyone has heard stories about employers and Facebook. If you maintain a profile on any […]
Posted on 05. Aug, 2013 by ddefazio.
Resume writing is harder than ever before, and resume writing rules are constantly evolving. I have been a professional resume writer for 15 years and what used to work even three years ago does not work today. Here are five resume writing rules you must consider for your resume to be effective. 1. Understand the […]
IT jobs and IT careers pose resume writing challenges to many IT job seekers. How do you strike the right balance between presenting your technical skills and your accomplishments. Not to mention, many IT professionals do not like writing or documentation tasks, and preparing their own resume is no exception. That’s why so many turn […]