5 Creative Resume Hacks to Stand Out From the Crowd!

Author: Abby Wolfe Source: The Muse We all know the feeling. The one when you tediously update your resume to ensure the recruiter knows that you (and only you!) are the perfect fit. But then you never hear anything. Not even crickets. When your resume is the first thing the hiring manager sees, and she’s …

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Your Resume Only Has 5 Seconds To Make an Impression. Here’s What you Should Do.

Author: Jack Kelly Source: Forbes I’d like to offer you some counterintuitive advice: don’t spend too much time worrying or stressing out over your résumé. Yes, I know everyone else tells you to spend an inordinate amount of time writing, rewriting, correcting, asking people to proofread it and offer their comments and advice to absolutely seek out a professional …

What You Should (Realistically) Do When You Make a Mistake On Your Job Application

Author: Alyse Kalish Source: The Muse You spelled the hiring manager’s name wrong on your cover letter. There’s a weird formatting issue on your interview assignment. You sent an older version of your resume that included blah, blah, blah under one of the titles. Is all hope lost? Should you pack it in and give …