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AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 12 months ago

Resume assistance. Listing multiple companies... same job... current employment - 1 Reply

Hello Currently I am working PRN for 3 different companies doing the same job, with the same description. Currently I am listing each job with a...

John in Catonsville, Maryland

Updated 12 months ago

How much personal history should I disclose? - 2 Replies

So I'm 30 and a self-taught programmer. I've been programming for around 15 years on everything from a TI-83, to web servers, to arduinos, etc.. My...

TM195 in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 12 months ago

My resume response rate has increased DRASTICALLY, but how can I improve? - 3 Replies

I was making the mistake of having a 5 page non customized resume with all of my experience for every job I applied to. Now I do/did the below and...

TM195 in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 12 months ago

Employer Reviews Not Supported? - 2 Replies

You are crippling future candidates in their field if they don't get objective feedback. I've posted at least 7 reviews. All could have helped...

Barbara J in Buford, Georgia

Updated 12 months ago

Feeling disrespected and taken advantage of. - 8 Replies

I work as a dental associate in a private practice setting, but my boss has hired another associate without discussing with me at all. I've been at...

Brian McKay in Katy, Texas

Updated 12 months ago

assistance with last position - 1 Reply

I am having a few issues on how to deal with a previous work expierence I had in a bank.I worked for aprox 2 months before I was let go.it was of...

AtExit8 in City, New Jersey

Updated 12 months ago

Help on Cover Letter - 13 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...

2Legit in Cincinnati, Ohio

Updated 13 months ago

resume indicating changing careers - 2 Replies

The good news is that I have gotten my new career in education off to a good start. I have had a successful stint as an online tutor for 8 months. ...

AtExit8 in City, New Jersey

Updated 13 months ago

Resume and Cover Letter Advice & Critique - 3 Replies

I'm not sure if this is the right place to ask for resume or cover letter critiques but I wanted to get some opinions on what I currently...

2Legit in Cincinnati, Ohio

Updated 13 months ago

Unusual job situations, unsure of how to write resume - 3 Replies

Long story short, I was in a relationship with a controlling, manipulative man for about nine months. He forced me to quit one of my jobs, and the...

rherman in Toledo, Ohio

Updated 13 months ago

Resume Same Job Title Additional Major Responsibilities - 9 Replies

Hi, I need some help writing a resume. I have worked for the same employer for the past 10 years with the job title of Project Engineer. About 4...

Mary at Resume Assassin in Ankeny, Iowa

Updated 13 months ago

Keywords in resume - 6 Replies

Hi All, I'm in the process of updating my resume and I wanted to know if I place keywords in my "Expertise" (a.k.a. "Qualifications Summary")...

Duck! in New York, New York

Updated 14 months ago

Results based resume - 3 Replies

I am currently seeking employment in the field of HR. Thus far, I keep hearing how my CV needs to be more "results-based" rather than "task-based"....

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 14 months ago

Listing Freelance Work On Indeed Resume - 3 Replies

What is the general consensus regarding putting freelance work on an Indeed resume? When trying to find employment for a certain position, ie...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 14 months ago

My company uses non-standard job titles - 1 Reply

My company uses non-standard job titles, how can I effectively clarify my real job title/nature of my role on my resume? Assume my title is...

Tamara in Phoenix in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 14 months ago

Resume not showing up - 4 Replies

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...

noman in Saint Cloud, Minnesota

I am kind of nervous regarding the job. (my age and experience)

Hey guys, I live in Minnesota. I will be 30 by the end of the year. MY major is Electro-Optics. I took a bunch of Math, Physics, Optics, and few...

aSuburbanGal in North Chicago, Illinois

Updated 14 months ago

Can you list being a non-paid group ADMIN on a website on your resume? - 2 Replies

Can you list non-paid/volunteer work such as being an administrator in a special interest group on websites such as Facebook or Flickr even though...

stressed in Lynnwood, Washington

Updated 14 months ago

Resume Background Check Red Flag? - Same "Group" but Different Entities and Title - 2 Replies

I worked for a total of 2 years and 9 months in company ABC's Asia office (last position held was a Senior), then moved to ABC's US office for 6...

aSuburbanGal in North Chicago, Illinois

Updated 14 months ago

Jack of All Trades Resume - 1 Reply

So, I have a problem. I'm looking to start a career in administration, business or otherwise, but my work history reflects work experience in 7...

bdclark in Bolivia, North Carolina

Career change after teaching abroad

Hi everyone I am looking for a bit of advice about my job search. The background: -Penn State degree in economics, minors in supply chain and...

summontheprofessional in Saint Louis, Missouri

Updated 15 months ago

Recently went back to high school earned my HSD should my resume resemble that of a normal High school grad student? - 2 Replies

I have NO work experience at all, at 20 years old, is it acceptable to send out a resume that resembles that of a high school student?

ash_legup in San Francisco, California

Updated 15 months ago

Career change: from longtime independent research/editing consultant to salaried (exempt) social service position. Advice? - 1 Reply

Hi -- I am planning a return to a full-time salaried position after ~15 years of self-employment as a research, writing, and editing consultant. Not...

Duck! in Bronx, New York

Updated 15 months ago

Self employment on a resume advice? Please!! - 5 Replies

For the last 11 years, I've worked as a digital artist, during my High school years and into college. I've been really lucky and able to focus on my...

Jessica F. Walker \\ Career Coach in Anchorage, Alaska

Updated 15 months ago

listing multiple positions in resume - 3 Replies

Hi, I've had a number of positions in a few companies. The job function with each promotion did not materially change so I am wondering if I need...

Ludiusvox in Kernersville, North Carolina

Updated 15 months ago

How to overcome lack of work experience when writing a resume? - 2 Replies

I'm currently in my junior year in college majoring in computer science, and currently, have no work experience. I'm planning on doing an internship...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 16 months ago

Short term employment on Resume'? - 8 Replies

I recently was hired 2 months ago for a private company selling high value technology equipment. They hired 4 total reps, including me, to bring...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 16 months ago

Offering personalised CV/Resume - 1 Reply

Greetings all, I'm opening this post in case anyone would like me to write a CV/Resume for them, I have years worth of experience in writing CV's -...

Zee in Millbrook, Alabama

Updated 16 months ago

I lost my high paying job, but have no real skills to fall back on. Help? - 8 Replies

Hi folks, I am having a hard time finding advice on what to do in my situation and was hoping somebody had some actionable advice. The crux of my...

Parafreegal in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 16 months ago

So your advice is needed... - 1 Reply

Assume a young person is asking you for career advice. Assume a timeline of four years hence. Based on your experience and those close to you what...

Ethoma12002 in Lafayette, Louisiana

Updated 16 months ago

Help with cover letter please - 3 Replies

I could use some input on any changes I should make to my cover letter. I have never had to write one before and would like to learn. Any help is...

QualityLife in Norwalk, Connecticut

Updated 16 months ago

Career Advice: Help me Choose a Career - 2 Replies

Hey all, Since the career advice forum is broken I have decided to post here. I have a BSc in Science and Business with a specialization in...

Duck! in New York

Updated 17 months ago

Cover letter and Resume after having cancer - 2 Replies

I have been out of work for about 10 years due to cancer. I am now ready and able to go back to work, however there is now a very long gap my last...

Antony Jones in New York, New York

Updated 17 months ago

Trimming work experience from resume - 1 Reply

Hi I am a software developer currently working in the Finance industry. I am thinking about trimming the work experience section of my resume because...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 17 months ago

Is my resume good - 2 Replies

My name is Seth Mishne and I thought I had a good resume but it seems like that no matter how many jobs I apply to I never land a interview. I have...

Juli M. in Brea, California

Updated 18 months ago

gap in resume - 2 Replies

I was laid off Feb 2016 in April 2016 I jetted off to Europe to help my parents move back to the USA. I/we returned in Oct 2016 so my question is...

Leeann66 in South Western Ontario

Updated 18 months ago

How to explain a gap in resume due to accident/surgeries - 7 Replies

Hoping that someone could give me an idea how to handle a gap in my resume, due to a car accident and the corrective surgeries that followed.

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 18 months ago

Using comments from current employers recognition program web site on my resume? - 1 Reply

Hi. I currently work for a very large retail chain. Im a senior cashier but not management. Im looking to make a change after 10 years to a similar...

joel.mccarthy@*****.*** in California

Updated 18 months ago

my resume - 3 Replies

Could I please receive some constructive criticism on the content and format of my resume.

Technology Leader in Ozone Park, New York

Updated 18 months ago

Should I include this job on my resume? - 4 Replies

I had a job where I would work from home which on the very basic level I was responsible for data entry. The problem is I worked for my dad who...

2Legit in Cincinnati, Ohio

Updated 18 months ago

What To Do With That One "Odd" Job - 3 Replies

I am 36 years old. I started cooking at around the age of 16 and have always loved it and been extremely passionate about. I went to the CIA...

Career SkyRocket LLC in Pontiac, Michigan

Are You Employable?

I don’t have to tell you that things have changed since the days when people could obtain a position offering a good living and benefits without much...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 19 months ago

Cover letter and resume critique! - 8 Replies

I have no official prior work experience, and am trying to get into an entry level job as a Heavy Labourer, I need some help fixing them up so I can...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 19 months ago

WIlling to relocate question - 3 Replies

Hello - I am applying for a position where the choices are Yes/No if you are willing to relocate. How do you answer this? If you answer no - does...

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 19 months ago

Resume help appreciated - 4 Replies

Have been searching for a few months for a full-time job since graduation. Could use some advice on my resume. It's a one-pager for simplicity's...

Jamesjames1 in Virginia Beach, Virginia

Question about listing current job that doesnt relate

My situation is that Ill be retiring from military service after 23 years and will be seeking employment in a field that directly crosses to the...

AndyRising in a State of Bliss

Updated 19 months ago

Quick Question About Completing Job Experience Section on Resume - 1 Reply

Hi, everyone. I am writing my resume, but having a silly question. Hope to have some suggestion to clear out my confusion. I have never written a job...

Charlie in Cincinnati, Ohio

Updated 20 months ago

Self employed business name on resume - 1 Reply

For 10 years I worked as a data analyst but started a full-time cleaning service 3 years ago as a career change. I now plan on selling my business...

Jane in Providence, Utah

Updated 20 months ago

Resumes submitted, Completely qualified, No call, Job reposted - 10 Replies

I'm not sure what to think of this new electronic everything world. I entered the Army 20 years ago, and everyone knew that you had to make an...

Angellaa in Edmonton, Alberta

Updated 20 months ago

Am I doing my resume, right? I kinda feel like I'm doing it wrong or left something out. - 1 Reply

(PERSONAL DETAILS) EDUCATION Year 11- Hospitality Kitchen Operation -SCHOOL- 2015 – Currently (2016) PERSONAL SKILLS  Proficient user of...

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