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seventies-personAre you using phrases like, “References Available Upon Request” or objective statements at the beginning of your resume? If so, you might want to read this article. What was acceptable 10 years ago is now very outdated. The last thing you want do is look like a dinosaur to your prospective employer.

Find out if you are making any of these mistakes.

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How long has it been since you have taken a look at your resume? Does it look cluttered? Does it have an appealing design and is it simple to read? You might not think the appearance of your resume is that important, but a recruiter will judge you within a matter of seconds at first glance. Content is very important as well. You might even consider hiring a professional writer to make sure that your resume sounds very professional and contains the right key words. It will be worth the time and investment.

Here are a few tips for creating an enticing resume.

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So, you had an interview and you thought it went pretty well. But, you wonder…could it have gone better? Well, you didn’t bomb it, anyway. So, why didn’t you make it past the first round of interviews and why hasn’t anyone called?

We’ve all been there. It’s very frustrating, especially when you receive the rejection email from the company. But nobody has really told you why or what went wrong….

No worries, we’re here to help. Consider these five common reasons you might be taken out of the race.

Read this article

about-us-securityLooking for the perfect security job, but just don’t have time to write the perfect email?

Luckily for you, we’re here to help. Take a look at this free email template, make it your own, and get ready for some interviews…good luck!

Free Email Template

laptop-online-searchOnline job boards draw thousands of applications just like you. Only problem is, with the sheer volume of job seekers on the prowl, it can be hard to get an employer’s attention. Most companies today use an Applicant Tracking System (ATS) to scan resumes and weed out irrelevant candidates. How can you get your application to stand out from the rest?

Read these helpful tips on your you can outshine your competition and get a call for an interview.