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Careertalks in Quinte West, Ontario

Updated 5 months ago

career change resume question - 11 Replies

I've been a firmware/software engineer for over 30 years now. However, at 63 years of age, I'm finding it very difficult to get interviews any more,...

Robert in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Updated 5 months ago

Making bullet points on your resume - 3 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...

Wydell in Hartford, Connecticut

Updated 5 months ago

Independent contractor - 2 Replies

Most of my previous employment comes in the form of contracted work. I've maintained a few part time teaching jobs during this, but much of my...

Denver in Norfolk, Virginia

Updated 5 months ago

Unique Situation - Military to Homemaker/Student - 5 Replies

I am in a unique situation that I was in the military for 6 years (now out for approximately 2), holding several different positions within the...

Denver in Norfolk, Virginia

Updated 5 months ago

Quit job to travel, went back to same job. How to list dates on resume? - 10 Replies

Hello. In november I quit my job to do some traveling and explore different options but didn't do much besides go abroad for a bit. 8 months later, I...

Denver in Norfolk, Virginia

Updated 5 months ago

How should I answer this question: why did you leave previous employer? - 20 Replies

Hi all, I'm currently working in a very abusive/bullying workplace and at a point where, for the sake of my mental health wellness, I just want to...

Denver in Norfolk, Virginia

Updated 5 months ago

College degree & Resume updates? - 2 Replies

I have an Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education and I'm starting to apply for jobs within the education field. I've had some experience in...

Riot in Massachusetts

Updated 5 months ago

Stretching the Truth on a Resume? - 6 Replies

I graduated college in Dec. 2005 with highest honors, but in the intervening years, I've experienced some very serious health problems. I haven't had...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 5 months ago

Help with this Application Packet - 1 Reply

Hello, I am currently filling out an application packet for a contracting job. The directions in the application form give you the general run...

2legit in Cincinnati, Ohio

Updated 5 months ago

How to put education & work history when self taught + big breaks in employment? - 1 Reply

I suffered with chronic fatigue type symptoms since I was young, but was super passionate with technology. I managed to get a good job as a...

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 5 months ago

Should I keep Following Up? - 2 Replies

I submitted an application with a local Ambulance company and have followed up via email every week. I finally got a response after my 3rd email...

Mary at Resume Assassin in Des Moines, Iowa

Updated 5 months ago

Review resume for Electronic Engineering graduate? - 1 Reply

Hello all, I would appreciate if anyone could take a few minutes of their time to review my resume and provide me with any constructive criticism...

Eva in San Francisco, California

Updated 5 months ago

Should you lie on your resume - 11 Replies

This is a question that many jobseekers ask. If not out loud, at least in their heads. Take a look at my blog where I provide a detailed answer for...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 5 months ago

Does Indeed create a text-only format of your resume if you haven't okay'd the editing? - 1 Reply

If so, I guess that would explain why I never seem to have any luck on this website. I work in a creative field and I'm mostly a freelancer so it's...

Trying to Help in Detroit, Michigan

Updated 5 months ago

how to show multiple positions with a company purchase that started as part time? - 1 Reply

I'm trying to find the best way to present my positions within my time working at my current office on my resume including part-time, full-time and a...

VHKOTOK in Coraopolis, Pennsylvania

Updated 5 months ago

How to present oneself, as someone who wants to join a "fast growing company" - 6 Replies

Hi. I'm writing a job application at the moment but am a bit stuck on one of the person specifications the company has listed. They list as...

VHKOTOK in Coraopolis, Pennsylvania

Updated 5 months ago

Posted resume' - 1 Reply

After submitting resume'on Indeed.com, how long does it take for it to be visible to perspective employers?

nick3601 in Toronto, Ontario

Updated 6 months ago

Another overqualified question - 2 Replies

Hi all, I have master degree and used to work for Fortune 10 company in the US. The position was entry level and when I applied for it, I include my...

2Legit in Cincinnati, Ohio

Updated 6 months ago

Need help on how to get a job when possibly overqualified - 6 Replies

So, I'm taking a gap year, and I am in the process of applying to medical school. I recently graduated with a B.S. in Biology, and I am keeping my...

Dan Pricop in Ridley Park, Pennsylvania

Updated 6 months ago

Help with resume. - 2 Replies

Hi, I put together a cover letter looking for an accounting internship and now I wonder if it sounds right. English is not my first language so...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 6 months ago

Do I really have to be on LinkedIn? - 6 Replies

I know I have asked this questions on other forums but the forums are now gone. Do I really need to be on LinkedIn? I'm not on any social media. I...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 6 months ago

Best way to list job duties in a confidential environment? - 4 Replies

I work for a company that produces credit/debit cards for various worldwide banks. I operate a variety of large, complicated machines made by a...

Chicago Suburbnite in Illinois

Updated 6 months ago

Gaps in resume - 3 Replies

Hello guys, I would like talk about my resume, as I have finished school, there are large gaps in my resume. When I was going to school, I was...

Duck! in New York, New York

Updated 6 months ago

Question About A Professional Email - 8 Replies

My current professional email address that I use on resumes is firstNameLastName2@hotmail.com. I already know that the "2" makes the email look less...

JessF in A Sandy Beach

Updated 6 months ago

Education I Haven't Started Yet... - 3 Replies

This is probably dumb, but should I include education I am about to begin on my résumé? Probably not right? I just graduated from high school, can I...

serendipity13 in Indiana

Updated 7 months ago

2 questions: one department with multiple jobs and employment gap - 4 Replies

I have two separate questions and am looking for assistance on how to include in my resume. 1. At my previous employer, I worked in the customer...

Chicago Suburbnite in Illinois

Updated 7 months ago

Where on my resume do I include my volunteer work? - 3 Replies

I have no work experience due to my situation but I do have volunteer work and I am wondering where do I include it.

Tabi in Alexandria, Virginia

Updated 7 months ago

how do I get a copy of my Resume? - 11 Replies

How do I get a copy of my Resume emailed to me?

Leeann66 in South Western Ontario

Updated 7 months ago

Opinions/help on my resume? - 8 Replies

I recently quit my last job at an animal hospital due to poor working conditions, but in the couple months since, I've found that employers aren't...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Things You Should Remove From Your Resume

Objective This section use to stomp me. I never really knew what to put in this section. I use to include the typical over-used line about being a...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 7 months ago

American, trying to write his first CV - 1 Reply

Hidy ho all, I'm an American trying to apply for some jobs overseas. Or at least, outside of North America. Now, all of these positions...

radiance04 in Savannah, Georgia

New chance at life...

I've been stuck in my current job for over 2 overs and although i'm so thankful to have had that job, I didn't enjoy it. I felt like i was dying...

Leeann66 in South Western Ontario

Updated 8 months ago

Business Closed - 8 Replies

So I have quite the unique dilemma. All but one of the businesses I worked for in the past have closed their doors. I don't have any personal contact...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 8 months ago

Ok to put a 2 month job on a resume? - 4 Replies

So I worked a government contract, but only did it for 2 months cause the contract ended. Was pretty high profile and would look good on a resume,...

Felix Delmante in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 8 months ago

Resume Review - 3 Replies

Hello, I have been applying for jobs since mid-December. I would like to get into Talent & Development or eLearning. Would anybody be willing to...

Chicago Suburbnite in Illinois

Updated 8 months ago

No Experience Min. Wage Application/ Resume Advice - 3 Replies

I figured I'd basically put my other thread here, thought edited, to see if it'll help in getting more specific application/resume advice, which I...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 8 months ago

Resume not showing up - 1 Reply

My Resume setup showed that it was posted but, I cant find it at all in the resume searches. I thought it was instant and haven't really found an...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 8 months ago

selective position wording in cover letter - 2 Replies

Hi All, I am looking for a position in Merchandising. Merchandising companies cater to multiple types of businesses for their placements. I have...

KeepAHappyFace in State of Confusion

Updated 8 months ago

Suggestion for listing Staffing Agency/Contract Jobs on Resume. - 1 Reply

Hello, I recently did my resume and Within 4 years I was contracted through 3 companies assigned to the same location and after the 3rd contract...

Chicago Suburbnite in Illinois

Updated 8 months ago

Listing Irrelevant, Obsolete Positions On Resumes (yes or no?) - 9 Replies

I have a one page résumé with 3 relevant clerical positions on it (my 7-month receptionist/administrative assistant position with the accounting...

2Legit in Cincinnati, Ohio

Updated 9 months ago

Bad resume or under qualified? - 7 Replies

My family and I will be moving from the Columbus, Ohio area to the Cleveland, Ohio area in the very near future. I assisted my wife in writing her...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 9 months ago

How to list government contractor job on resume when your company changes - 1 Reply

Say I got a job at a company, and then the company loss the contract and the new company picked me up. How is the best way to note this on the...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 9 months ago

We do not allow vulgar language, personal attacks, or advertising in our forums. Please edit your comment appropriately. - 6 Replies

What on earth could be on my resume that prompted this roadblock?

Sux2_be_me in Phoenix, Arizona

Link to a formatted version

Thanks! https://my.indeed.com/r/Jane-Doe/d40b530e3edaa263?subfrom=t

Jsant186 in Centereach, New York

Updated 9 months ago

Resume Question - 2 Replies

Hi guys, just have a question about what I should put as my current job title. I was an overnight manager at my current job, but due to store...

TIFFANY RYCROFT in Winston Salem, North Carolina

Updated 9 months ago

Any one have advice regarding returning to work after 5 years not working. - 6 Replies

Hi, I am presently trying to get back into the work force after not working for the last 5 years. I have worked since a teen. My adult experience...

Resume Assassin in Austin, Texas

Updated 9 months ago

Resume Help - 9 Replies

I am trying to apply for video production jobs for the summer and I need some help with my resume. I don't have professional working experience but I...

JHalen in San Jose, California

Updated 10 months ago

Multiple positions same company - 3 Replies

I have been at my company for over ten years and over that time I have accumulated more and more responsibilities. These responsibilities could be...

xboxer in Scottsdale, Arizona

Updated 10 months ago

(Rant)Cannot beleive i have been on this website looking for work now for 3 years and cannot get employment at ALL - 5 Replies

I thought I would use this section of the forum to basically not to vent but take the pressure off my mind-set of using this website for 3 whole...

One-Shot Bob in Williamston, South Carolina

Updated 10 months ago

Resume critique - 16 Replies

I want to know how these 2 resume looks. Which one is better, and is what I can do to fix them to make it look better. Indeed stripped out all the...

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