Three Rules for Writing a Resume

Need a Resume Pro's Three Rules for Writing a Resume: 1. Companies do not hire resumes, they hire people. 2. Be clear, be concise, be correct. 3. Positive actions pay.…

Determine your Interests, Skills, and Abilities

List out all the things that interest you, all the individual skills you have, and any special abilities you possess. Do it as a brainstorm. Do not stop to assess if these are really the best things to highlight yet; just start listing. To develop the list you can think…

Research the Market to Find a Job Field that is Growing

Once you have taken an inventory of your life and taken note of your preferences. It is time to start searching for them. Go to an Internet search engine and type in the key preferences, knowledge and skills you want to use in your next job. For example, one person…

Research the Companies you Want to Apply with

Once you have found some jobs you want to pursue, research the companies that are advertising vacancies.  Check out their websites, search through news articles about them, and get a feel for the language they use. Do they talk about customers or clients? Do they call their employees associates, workers,…