The initial resume sniff test, why your resume is being declined
Top 5 reasons your resume doesn’t pass the first sniff test
Have you turned in your resume and not heard back from the hiring company? Yes, unemployment numbers are high, but we know that recruiters and hiring managers have a resume sniff test. Resumes will immediately be passed over for a few specific reasons.
Career Tracker, HRNasty launches a Resume Builder and Job Offer Calculator
Listen to Career Tracker roar. HRNasty is quiet no more
Big news on the HRNasty front. I am proud to announce that I am a co-founder of a new product/software service called Career Tracker. Career Tracker is a web application that seeks to level the playing for job seekers in several ways:
- Our professional resume builder helps you build customized resumes tailored to your career stage and even specific job postings in 15 minutes,
Personal interests on your resume. If you don’t have them, you are missing an opportunity
Personal interest on your resume can set you apart and make you memorable. Listing the right personal interest can generate excitement about you as a candidate. Why this often overlooked detail can hurt your job search.
Cover letter format that generated a call from the VP
Career accomplishments, why we need to share them with our managers
Are you talking about your career accomplishments in an interview? We think we are. Most of us are not. We are too humble, too shy, or brought up to act differently. Many of us don’t realize it. The next few posts will show us how to talk about our accomplishments.