October 27, 2017
Past or Present Tense on Resume

Should a Resume be Written in Past or Present Tense?

I’ve been writing resumes for about ten years. I’ve done them for waitresses and teachers and art professors and private equity entrepreneurs and every profession in between. And I’ve been asked some, well, fantastical questions. Why is my resume all […]
October 19, 2017
Lying about a GPA on a resume

Here Is What Happens When You Lie About Your GPA on a Resume

Lying about a GPA is one of the most common lies made on a resume. Many job seekers are tempted to inflate their GPA in order to stand out from the crowd. We’ll talk about what happens when you lie about […]
October 12, 2017
skills to put on a resume

What Skills Should You Put On Your Resume? – ZipJob

With only a page or two to show potential employers what you’ve got, every section and every word on your resume is incredibly important. The “skills” section is no different. Despite Its presence on nearly every resume, most people don’t […]
October 9, 2017
relevant coursework on a resume

Relevant Coursework on a Resume | Should You Include It? (Examples) – ZipJob

There is often a great deal of debate about what should and should not be included in a person’s resume. Take your educational achievements, for example. While you will certainly include your educational degrees within an education section, what about […]
October 8, 2017
education resume

How To List Education On a Resume

A resume can and should look very different depending on the individual it is representing. Everyone has strong and weak points to address. Of course, the focal point of a veteran executive will be very different from that of a […]