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Ruby Slippers

Updated 1 day ago

to write it down or leave it off - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="nanax. in Toronto, Ontario"]I just moved to Toronto from another province for a job. After 1.5 months in the job, I felt that I could...

Henderson-Green

Updated 4 days ago

Has anyone paid to have a resume written for them? - 154 Replies

Correction: My prior comment should've read "I ended up writing my own resume".

Jennifer Best

Updated 19 days ago

How Can I Express This in Metrics on a Resume? - 3 Replies

I am not sure of your industry or what specific types of information you were working with, but you can mention the organization size or department...

Jennifer Best

Updated 19 days ago

Could someone please critique my resume? - 2 Replies

I like version #2 better and I disagree about the length. It's fine. However, I didn't review it in depth for spelling or grammar, but it looks...

Jennifer Best

Updated 19 days ago

CV vs resume? - 3 Replies

I'm late to this convo, but I'm just popping in to say that AndyRising offered an accurate explanation.

Jennifer Best

Updated 19 days ago

Work-study Lab assistant... no experience? Help? - 3 Replies

[QUOTE who="aname in La Jolla, California"]Thank you for the reply! I'll certainly include experiences. Should I post up my objective or the resume I...

ANTOINE JOHNSON

Updated 24 days ago

Review My Resume? - 12 Replies

PLEASE FORWARD ANY INTERESTED EMPLOYER MY RESUME AND MY EMAIL ADDRESS.

mystic

Updated 1 month ago

How to get this Resume template? - 12 Replies

I got the general cover letter done, would this be good enough or can it be better please? http://i493.photobucket.com/albums/rr298/mikehende/Untit...

mystic

Updated 1 month ago

Trying to do my own Resume, help please? - 21 Replies

Oh, this should be a better view: http://my.monster.com/Resume/PreviewResume/auueukugx88r3q55

AndyRising

Updated 1 month ago

Would like some resyne critique - 2 Replies

Looks pretty good. Here are some suggestions: 1) Bring the margins in on all four sides. A 1-inch margin gives you white space and makes the...

Lisa H

Updated 1 month ago

Rejected because of too many contract positions - 20 Replies

My last real permanent job ended with termination in 2012 after 2 1/2 years with the company. I have had 5 contract jobs since 2012, and 1 permanent...

VDesigner

Updated 1 month ago

Could someone please critique my resume? - 10 Replies

Thank you sir for helping me with the part of English language. Are their other things which you want to point out? It would be really great help....

AndyRising

Updated 1 month ago

Resume Examples - 3 Replies

In spite of the 15 No votes you've given me, and the 10 Yes votes you've give yourself, I believe that my statement about "a lot" of these resume...

AndyRising

Updated 1 month ago

While getting my Masters I took over the running of the Family Business - 1 Reply

Here's what you do: If a job you're interested in doesn't need the skills, responsibilities, and achievements that you acquired while being...

Get A Job

Updated 1 month ago

26 year old caregiver college student never had a real job - 3 Replies

Hey Someguy, TN You could definitely get an entry-level job with those skills. You should just start somewhere -- why not retail? All you need to...

Ms Doppelganger

Updated 1 month ago

Help on Cover Letter - 6 Replies

Depends on what the employer wants. Some employers ask for both cover letter and resume in one document, some prefer word documents, others PDF,...

Ruby Slippers

Updated 2 months ago

is there a way to upload a portfolio onto indeed? - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="james in New York, New York"]sure, they have creative job listings and a place for you to upload your resume. creative jobs require a...

Stoa

Updated 2 months ago

How to write Part-Time resume for 2nd job? - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="AndyRising in A State of Bliss"]Ooh...tough one. Let's start by saying that you're going to be overqualified for any of those types of...

Parsons.O.

Updated 2 months ago

Resume - whether to list low skill jobs - 5 Replies

http://www.resumevalley.com/work-experience-for-your-resume-how-to-write-it-right-2/ as stated here, you don't have to include your early work...

Parsons.O.

Updated 2 months ago

[Question] How to tailor resume for career change? - 5 Replies

I would recommend that you read this article: http://www.resumevalley.com/effective-resume-writing-tips-for-a-career-move/ I think this will...

Jennifer Best

Updated 2 months ago

Fancy Resume design ok? - 11 Replies

These are gimmicks and ATS can't read them. If you are having trouble getting noticed, it's probably something else (lack of experience, lack of...

Jennifer Best

Updated 2 months ago

T-Shaped Cover Letter - 4 Replies

[QUOTE who="Anonymous in Memphis, Tennessee"]Has anyone ever gotten responses/jobs from this cover letter?[/QUOTE] The method works if you can get...

Jennifer Best

Updated 2 months ago

Should I list all this Music Background? - 4 Replies

[QUOTE who="Reset in Miami, Florida"]Hi Everyone! Someone told me to put it, cause it says something about my "Life Experience", but I'm not...

Jennifer Best

Updated 2 months ago

Havent Worked in 3 Years, Advice? - 30 Replies

[QUOTE who="Jennifer Best in Vancouver, Washington"] Also, a little eye trick I use on a resume is to tuck the dates in next to the job title...

2Legit

Updated 2 months ago

Honesty the best policy? - 29 Replies

[QUOTE who="ryan in Austin, Texas"]Is omitting a bad reference on you resume a bad idea? How far back do you have to go? Is is better to just...

2Legit

Updated 2 months ago

Should I put student teaching on my resume if I'm applying for a non-education/teaching job? - 2 Replies

I would think that your sorority experience would translate as more of an extra-curricular experience (or community involvement, if you have done...

Ruby Slippers

Updated 2 months ago

kicked out of high school - how do Iist education on resume? - 14 Replies

[QUOTE who="EndlessJoy in Atlanta, Georgia"]I have seen some places around called McDonald's. :) Guess you told me![/QUOTE] My grandmother...

Andromeda Rising

Updated 3 months ago

working for parents business - 2 Replies

Yes, definitely. But you're being vague. Did you work 5 days a week (or 7, or whatever), 8 hours a day, for weeks or months at a time, or did you...

Ruby Slippers

Updated 3 months ago

Need application help - 14 Replies

[QUOTE who="2Legit in Cincinnati, Ohio"]For salary desired, I always put $1.00 per hour. That way, if I get an interview, or an offer, they can tell...

2Legit

Updated 3 months ago

Looking for an IT job, should I add my unrelated college experience? - 4 Replies

I think it depends - does the job(s) you're applying for say that only HS is needed, or does it say some college is required?

2Legit

Updated 3 months ago

Resume for different field - 7 Replies

I found a resume for the job you're applying for (and no, it isn't mine, I didn't make it) http://www.jobbankusa.com/resumes/free_samples/examples_te...

koki in South Africa

Updated 3 months ago

Cover letters -- who to write if no contact? - 49 Replies

Hello, I am wondering if people who have had success with applications in which they have included a cover letter can help me. I am wondering...

Leeann66

Updated 3 months ago

Critique My Resume - 4 Replies

Header Profile Skills Professional Experience Education & Training

NE in Portland, Maine

Updated 3 months ago

How Many Resumes Is Enough? - 2 Replies

People often tell you to have different versions of your resume for different types of jobs. Today on LinkedIn, in the comments section for an...

Designer001 in Staten Island, New York

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

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...

Riot in Massachusetts

Updated 3 months ago

How to list community college on resume? - 2 Replies

Hi all, I'm in need of some advice on how to list my education on my resume. I am currently attending a community college that has a transfer...

Andromeda Rising in Rockbridge, Ohio

Updated 3 months ago

Is this a common way to organize experience? - 1 Reply

I'm applying for a job for which I need two categories of skills. For the sake of simplicity, let's call these A-Skills and B-Skills. I meet the...

cory in Texas

Updated 3 months ago

TERRIBLE Resume Converter - 8 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...

Jane DoeDoe in New Haven, Connecticut

Updated 3 months ago

Resume Advice? Law School Graduate, IT Professional, Support - 3 Replies

Looking for Resume advice!

arron lee in California

Updated 4 months ago

Will you attach some of your previous project with your resume? - 21 Replies

Is it a good idea to put previous project pictures/papers with your resume? (Engineering)

Tiffiney O in Northbrook, Illinois

Updated 4 months ago

Experience in year in Summary of Qualifications - 3 Replies

Hello, Question: is it appropriate to overlap experience if it is listed in years in the Summary of Qualifications? I've worked at a company for...

wardresumes.com in San Diego, California

Updated 4 months ago

Musician for last 2 years, how to explain gap on resume? - 9 Replies

The 2 year gap since my last job on my resume is killing me. After I left my last job in August of 2012, I spent the following 18 months pursuing a...

mystic in South Ozone Park, New York

Updated 4 months ago

Can anyone tell me if this resume is good enough please? - 25 Replies

Hello, I just had a resume made by a local resume writing service and would like to know for sure that I paid for a really good resume? However, I am...

HR Uncovered in Seattle, Washington

Updated 4 months ago

How to list job after transfer if you had the same job title - 3 Replies

I'm about to graduate college and need to update my resume. I worked for one company for almost three years as an Assistant Store Manager. Within...

David Rhodebeck in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 4 months ago

Can somebody please review my resume. - 7 Replies

I keep applying for help desk jobs, administrator, and management jobs. I have had a short resume and then manager tell me they want my long resume....

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 4 months ago

Emailing Resumes -- what is the best way to do it? - 12 Replies

I need advice on how to email resumes. Several questions. Assuming the job ad gave NO INDICATION on how they want the resume sent, they only...

Jerry Spires in Odessa, Texas

Updated 4 months ago

Update Resume - 15 Replies

Hello, I recently got "asked to leave" from my new job. I was only employed for 3 weeks. I was wondering if I have to place that employer/skills...

Matthew Hardy in Sydney, Australia

Updated 4 months ago

Resume Writing - 4 Replies

Could any one suggest how to address essential criteria "proven ability in negotiation and communication skills"?

Average HR Guy in Minnesota

Updated 4 months ago

Trapped in Contract Jobs - 10 Replies

I am a software engineer with years (decades) of experience, but have been trapped for the last 10 years in short-term, contract jobs I believe...

HR Uncovered in Seattle, Washington

Updated 4 months ago

Best way to show multiple positions at one employer? - 3 Replies

I want to rewriting or updating my resume to keep it up to date. I thought I'd get to looking at current trends, and see if I needed to really change...

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