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Resume/career advice for getting into the Event Planning industry

I'm trying to make a career change and start working in the Event Planning industry. I'm seeking advice on how to present my resume the best way. As...

Calfornian

Updated 1 day ago

How unprofessional does having a 1.5-2 page resume look? - 8 Replies

I'm in a background check, they wanted all prior employees and unemployment sections. There were 14 of those. If I do things like list certs, etc.,...

BrittanyCole

Updated 2 days ago

Has anyone paid to have a resume written for them? - 177 Replies

I see that many people here recommend writing services they or some of their friends used. Though, I think that it is quite a subjective opinion,...

gixerkiller in Gardena, California

Updated 7 days ago

Help! Is my resume good enough? - 4 Replies

Hi! Looking for people with restaurant experience to look over my resume and let me know how I can improve it. ____________________________________...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 14 days ago

Refresh Resume to move to top of list - 18 Replies

I understand that to avoid moving further down on a list of resumes, job seekers need to refresh their resumes periodically by making changes. What,...

Andrew Carnegie in New York, New York

Updated 17 days ago

Resume Advice? - 12 Replies

OK, so I've been applying to jobs every day for the past seven months, and I've only seen trickles, at best. The rare interview, maybe, but not much...

Chris at wardresumes in San Diego, California

Updated 20 days ago

Anyone here have experience with a professional resume writing service? - 11 Replies

I've been applying to an average of 5 jobs a week for the last 2 months with no invitations to interview. I'm getting kind of frustrated. I am...

Chris at wardresumes in San Diego, California

Updated 20 days ago

Help with a 4 year absence from work due to illness - 4 Replies

Hi everyone, I'm really stressed as to how I will explain my 4 year absence from work due to a serious illness. I'm during very well now but do I...

kpjowjwg in San Francisco, United Kingdom

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Jacqueline Dixon in Ohio

Updated 28 days ago

Rejected because of too many contract positions - 21 Replies

I got laid off in 2009 and worked on 2 temp (contract) assignments since then. One for 15 months, one for 4 months which just ended. Several perm...

Anon in Los Angeles, California

Please critique my resume please

I've been working for about two years in non-developer roles and trying to update my resume for a developer role. Please give me all the harsh...

s.mcblessed@gmail.com in Forney, Texas

Updated 1 month ago

Review My Resume? - 20 Replies

Just wanted some feedback, good or bad on my resume. Looking to transition somehow, someway into the government. Thanks in advance....

valentinfri in Islandnull

Real estate investor valentin fritzmann need website suggestions

Hi everyone, Valentin Fritzmann a real estate agent & investor. I am working on my own website based on real estate. I want to connect to people...

Stare into the abyss and the abyss stare

Updated 1 month ago

Overqualified and Looking for More than 1 Year - 3 Replies

I am in the media / digital marketing field and have 15+ years on both agency and client sides. My last role was VP, Group Director of Digital and...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 2 months ago

How should I proceed if I know the hiring manager - 1 Reply

I worked at a large multinational company as an intern a couple of years ago and while I was an Engineering student. When I graduated four months ago...

john@gridcloudsys.com in North Brunswick, New Jersey

Updated 2 months ago

TERRIBLE Resume Converter - 14 Replies

Indeed, you have to improve your Resume Converter or at least have the option of having an uploaded resume viewed as it was originally formatted to...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 2 months ago

"Digital Resumes" - 1 Reply

Hello, I saw this news story on Facebook: http://www.resumeapex.com/uncategorized/nina-mufleh-airbnb-resume-business-insider/ Really unique and...

Anne Saxton in Los Angeles, California

Updated 2 months ago

Stay at Home Mom Needs Resume Tips for Returning to Work - 359 Replies

It is hard re-entering the work force after 15 years of child care. Do I include those years on my resume as work experience? If not, is there...

C David Guittard in Greenville, Texas

Unsolicited résumés

I was wondering what the best way to follow up on an unsolicited résumé was. I emailed it out last Friday with a cover stating that I was looking...

zenia in Mississauga, Ontario

Updated 2 months ago

Posting Resume on Indeed - 18 Replies

Hi All, Have any of you posted your resume on Indeed? If so, what what the outcome? Did you get spam email, no response from employers, or...

carlos silva in Calgary, Alberta

Updated 2 months ago

Download a new resume - 8 Replies

I forgot I had an account on here and i want to download a new resume but it won't let me. I really don't want to retype in all the information....

Ryuzaki40 in Gainesville, Florida

Updated 3 months ago

Please critique my cover letter? - 3 Replies

Doing a cover letter for a class, would appreciate advice or critique. Dear Hiring Manager: I am applying for the position of Judaic Studies...

BB in Alexandria, Virginia

Updated 3 months ago

Resume - Text Boxes and Lines??? Word - 7 Replies

Not sure if it is true... I have heard that when creating a resume one should not use text boxes or lines (Word) because the resume electronic...

Linda in Detroit, Michigan

Updated 3 months ago

Eye catching or unprofessional? - 12 Replies

Hello all! I am currently completing a resume for an IT internship with Lucasfilms. At the top of all of my resumes, I have a header with my name...

otherguy overby in Bakersfield, California

Updated 3 months ago

Resume and Cover Letter tips - 2 Replies

Hello Everyone, Just wanted to ask for some feedback on my resume and cover letter. I have applied to various positions related to my experience...

BB in Annandale, Virginia

Updated 3 months ago

Resume Examples - 5 Replies

Hi everyone. I came across an underground art website that happens to touch on resume design. I'm not the artsy type but it gave me some ideas of...

BB in Annandale, Virginia

Updated 3 months ago

How Can I Express This in Metrics on a Resume? - 4 Replies

Most of my job history involved supporting roles that really can't be measured in metrics but it seems that the career advisers and HR gurus push the...

BB in Annandale, Virginia

Updated 3 months ago

to write it down or leave it off - 3 Replies

I just moved to Toronto from another province for a job. After 1.5 months in the job, I felt that I could have better luck in another position, I...

BB in Annandale, Virginia

Updated 3 months ago

First Time Job Seeker, Feedback on resume - 3 Replies

Hello, I am Medet Zhanbulatuly, a graduate from Nanyang Technological University. I am currently looking for a job in Investment Banking or any...

BB in Annandale, Virginia

Updated 3 months ago

Cover Letter Help - 3 Replies

Dear ________, I was excited to see a vacancy for the position of _________ on the ____ website. I have extensive experience working...

BB in Annandale, Virginia

Updated 3 months ago

Making bullet points on your resume - 2 Replies

Hello Indeed Forum Community, I recently uploaded my resume, and have noticed that some bullet points are missing. What is the code needed for...

BB in Annandale, Virginia

Updated 3 months ago

Critique my cover letter? - 2 Replies

I'm planning to send the following cover letter to apply for a job at a national park. This is just the body of the letter; I omitted the heading for...

Susie in Toronto, Ontario

Updated 3 months ago

How to explain a legitimate employment gap in a resume - 23 Replies

Hi, I graduated from college in 2006 and decided to take a little time off after school after I got cold feet about going to law school (4 years...

Leeann66 in Ontario

Updated 3 months ago

What do employers think of self-employment? - 71 Replies

Hi everyone. New here...really like this board. I'm just wondering if there is anyone here who can tell me how self-employment is looked upon in...

khidirn@ gmail .com in Lethbridge, Alberta

attached resume

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AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 3 months ago

Would someone pls check my letter ? - 3 Replies

This is a personal motivation letter. I hope someone finds time to look it over. Sadly i didn't find the name of the person doing the...

Linda in Farmington, Michigan

Updated 3 months ago

How many jobs to list on resume? - 3 Replies

I've been a stay at home mom for 2 years. Before that, I worked at the same company for 12 years. Before that, I had several jobs, some within the...

CBats in Alton, Illinois

Updated 4 months ago

How can I tailor my resume to fill a position I don't have experience in? - 4 Replies

I was wondering if anyone had any great ideas for tailoring a resume for fields one has no experience in, no schooling in, and very little to no...

blueberry1 in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 4 months ago

Seeking Resume Critique - 12 Replies

It's been a long time since I've gotten calls/e-mails about my resume, so I'd like to get another point of view on my approach to see if I'm doing...

steve in Bakersfield, California

Resume tips

Hello everyone, I just wanted to know if there is anyone who can give my resume a quick review and offer a critique. I've benn applying to jobs...

LeadBurn in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Updated 4 months ago

I've sent 5 resumes a day for weeks with no reply, need some advice on my resume. - 21 Replies

Hello all, I've been looking for work non stop, but I'm getting no replies. I'm doing something wrong and would like to get some input, where does my...

Kajira in Norfolk, Virginia

One employer, but multiple positions AND locations

I'm not sure how to list the following information on my resume. Any ideas? I worked at a Walmart in one city as a regular associate, but then was...

Angella in Edmonton, Alberta

Updated 4 months ago

Resume and Cover Letter Help - 5 Replies

Hello Everyone, Just wanted to ask for some feedback on my resume and cover letter. I have applied to various positions related to my experience...

Angella in Edmonton, Alberta

Updated 4 months ago

Help on Cover Letter - 7 Replies

What is the best way to send a cover letter and resume if replying to a job posting via e-mail? I don't know if I should state in the e-mail that...

Easy Resume Templates in New York, New York

Updated 4 months ago

Private Resume: Still Accessible to employers that I've applied to? - 1 Reply

I'm sorry if this has been asked a million times before, but I want to make sure: If I set my resume to "private", will employers THAT I HAVE...

CC in Toronto, Ontario

Headhunting & Brand Management

Hello, I've been out of the workforce for the last few months, so when a friend of mine asked me to join his headhunting firm to make some income,...

xboxer in Cactus, Arizona

Updated 4 months ago

What is looked for in a resume these days? - 13 Replies

I've read so many articles and books about what to include and not include in your resume. Are there any hard facts to go by anymore or is it just...

CBats in Alton, Illinois

Updated 4 months ago

First Time Job Seeker, need advice - 3 Replies

Hello, my name is John Fajardo. I graduated from high school last year and am now looking for a job before I enter community college (currently...

HR Uncovered in Seattle, Washington

Updated 5 months ago

Same position different companies / same responsibilities - 1 Reply

My last two positions have been the same position but with two separate companies. The responsibilities were also the same. How should I list this...

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