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Alan David

Updated 5 hours ago

Has anyone paid to have a resume written for them? - 167 Replies

Sorry it is Hey I'll do your resume/cover letter for you without any up-front payment. If you don't like...


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...


Updated 5 days ago

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

I just noticed a typo I wrote utilizes instead of utilize in my objective. Any hirees know if this is a big enough mistake to deter them from hiring?...


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...


Updated 6 days ago

Seeking Resume Critique - 1 Reply

Damn that lack of an edit button... I forgot to mention what I'm trying to get for a job. I've been trying to break out of social work and find an...


Updated 8 days ago

Resume and Cover Letter Help - 5 Replies

Yup. Will look tonight.


Updated 8 days ago

Help on Cover Letter - 7 Replies

Unless they specify differently, I put my cover letter in the body of the email. I tend to prefer a more informal cover letter that exhibits my...


Updated 8 days ago

Posting Resume on Indeed - 16 Replies

Having said that, I've received a ton of spam inquiries from various sites over the years.

Otherguy Overby

Resume and Cover Letter tips

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...

Easy Resume Templates

Updated 10 days ago

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

Good question. ..


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,...


Updated 15 days ago

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

[QUOTE who="NeedRealJob in Saint Louis, Missouri"]I hated buying textbooks. Now the schools change them so much you can't sell them back to the...


Updated 16 days ago

Review My Resume? - 18 Replies

I'm checking and can't find save jobs, the ones I applied for. I need your help


Updated 19 days ago

First Time Job Seeker, need advice - 3 Replies

First things first, everyone can see you don't know the intentions of a resume. Please speak to your sources at your high school - even if you...

Jessica Grayson

Updated 23 days ago

First Time Job Seeker, Feedback on resume - 1 Reply

I would make sure that the resume sticks to one page. Very rarely would you need a two page resume. I would keep it straightforward and black font...


Updated 27 days ago

TERRIBLE Resume Converter - 9 Replies

Resume converter is pure crap and I'm doing it from my phone. My resume is unique with different bullet points fonts etc. and since I'm currently...

Mary Ritts

Updated 28 days ago

Download a new resume - 6 Replies

I need to have a 2nd resume I guess to apply for government jobs w/a different email address since I forgot to write down my password & for some...

HR Uncovered

Updated 1 month ago

Same position different companies / same responsibilities - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="Andy in Winnipeg, Manitoba"]My last two positions have been the same position but with two separate companies. The responsibilities were...


Updated 1 month ago

Resume - Text Boxes and Lines??? Word - 2 Replies

The reason for the text boxes is that it is easier to organize the text and it looks definitely better. My entire resume is composed of boxes, from...


Updated 1 month ago

I already have my resume and it is updated to. I like to know how to uploaded before any thing - 4 Replies

[QUOTE who="Wayne Humphries in Texas"]I had to restore my laptop & lost my Resume,,can I retrieve it from Indeed[/QUOTE] You are signed in, I...


Updated 1 month ago

Resume Advice? - 11 Replies

[QUOTE who="xboxer in"]Do you think you are not getting a job because of your resume or because there are no...

Keith living in a van down by the only river in the US to catch fire, Ohio

Updated 1 month ago

Scammers Using Job Boards Alert - List Them Here - 8 Replies

I received a robocall today from some business. After I investigated and reported this number to the proper authorities, I learned that there are...

HR Uncovered in Seattle, Washington

Updated 2 months ago

Online application auto filler? - 7 Replies

I'm sick of filling out these online applications, is there a good auto fill application? I tried one a while back that only uses IE, but it didn't...

xboxer in Tucson, Arizona

Updated 2 months ago

How to explain a legitimate employment gap in a resume - 71 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...

Lemuel in Quezon City, Philippines

Updated 2 months ago

CV vs resume? - 6 Replies

I am trying to understand the difference and use between a CV and resume. If I understand this correctly, a CV is NOT a resume? Rather a CV is a full...

Someguy in Cleveland, Tennessee

Updated 2 months ago

26 year old caregiver college student never had a real job - 4 Replies

I'm needing some people's opinion on what I should do. I graduated high school at the age of 19 and since then I have been my mothers car giver as...

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 3 months ago

to write it down or leave it off - 2 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...

Jennifer Best in Vancouver, Washington

Updated 3 months ago

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

Jennifer Best in Vancouver, Washington

Updated 3 months ago

Could someone please critique my resume? - 2 Replies

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Jennifer Best in Vancouver, Washington

Updated 3 months ago

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

Hey, I am applying for a work-study lab assistant position, and I have had no working experience in the lab. The only work experience is helping...

mystic in South Ozone Park, New York

Updated 4 months ago

How to get this Resume template? - 12 Replies

If you guys can take a look at this link please:

mystic in South Ozone Park, New York

Updated 4 months ago

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

Hey guys, I've been on here before and closing in on creating a Resume myself, I find these two examples below to be the best I have seen so far, I...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 4 months ago

Would like some resyne critique - 2 Replies I would appreciate some critique of my updated resume. One of my challenges is...

Lisa H in Glendale, Arizona

Updated 4 months ago

Rejected because of too many contract positions - 20 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...

VDesigner in New York

Updated 4 months ago

Could someone please critique my resume? - 10 Replies I'm about to be a junior this fall and starting to look for...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 4 months ago

Resume Examples - 3 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...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 4 months ago

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

I am trying to start my career in the field of Information Science. While I was finishing up my education I was asked to take over the...

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 5 months ago

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

sure, they have creative job listings and a place for you to upload your resume. creative jobs require a portfolio, any idea if its possible for...

Stoa in Toronto, Ontario

Updated 5 months ago

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

Hi all. So I am an certified accountant with full time job, but I am looking to apply for part-time position after work hours or on weekends. How...

Parsons.O. in Salt Lake City, Utah

Updated 5 months ago

Resume - whether to list low skill jobs - 5 Replies

Just need some suggestions as I write my resume. I have a somewhat unusual situation as I went through some rather difficult times in the early...

Parsons.O. in Denver, Colorado

Updated 5 months ago

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

Not sure if this is the right place to ask. I'll keep it as short and sweet as I possibly can. My situation: 1) I've been in residential...

Jennifer Best in Vancouver, Washington

Updated 5 months ago

Fancy Resume design ok? - 2 Replies

Hello, I am seeing a service on the net who will take a plain resume and give it a nice design to make it look very attractive, would this help or...

Jennifer Best in Vancouver, Washington

Updated 5 months ago

T-Shaped Cover Letter - 3 Replies

Has anyone ever gotten responses/jobs from this cover letter? I've been doing the 'Your Job Requirement/My Qualifications' style for a while now but...

Jennifer Best

Updated 5 months ago

Should I list all this Music Background? - 2 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 in Vancouver, Washington

Updated 5 months ago

Havent Worked in 3 Years, Advice? - 20 Replies

I haven't worked in the last 3 years after getting laid off from my last position, and haven't really done much with my life these last three years....

2Legit in Cincinnati, Ohio

Updated 5 months ago

Honesty the best policy? - 29 Replies

Is omitting a bad reference on you resume a bad idea? How far back do you have to go? Is is better to just leave out things that are questionable...

2Legit in Cincinnati, Ohio

Updated 5 months ago

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

I ask because I know that companies like to hire college graduates who've had internships, and that was my equivalent of an internship. I know some...

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 5 months ago

kicked out of high school - how do Iist education on resume? - 13 Replies

IN 1977 my husband was kicked out high school two weeks before graduation. I have his transcripts but they are unsigned. No diploma. No one can tell...

Andromeda Rising in Rockbridge, Ohio

Updated 6 months ago

working for parents business - 2 Replies

My father owns his own jewelry stores. I started helping out when I was 12. I've worked over the years helping him. Would I list this as a job and...

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 6 months ago

Need application help - 13 Replies

The application form I'm filling out asks a few questions that I'm not sure how to answer. Salary Desired (be specific) - Do I put an actual...

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