Resume

Is resume spelled with an accent?

How to spell “resume” Back to the roots of the word, résumé comes from French. It means summary and it is written with an...
Deborah W. Nason
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What is a strong resume?

A great resume needs to be tailored to the job you’re applying for. You don’t have to change a lot of things, but the...
Deborah W. Nason
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Do interviewers read your resume?

There’s something repulsive about it. Many job seekers don’t know that interviewers don’t always read their resume before an interview. They skim through it....
Neal Kaplan
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What is the career objective in resume?

A career objective is an optional component of a resume. The career objective is added at the top of the resume. The year 2021....
Deborah W. Nason
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Should I put my pronouns in my resume?

If you want to include your pronouns on your resume, you can add them under your name. I include my pronouns in my email...
Deborah W. Nason
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How do you list a non relevant job on…

Look at the job description. Let’s begin with obvious. Don’t think about your title. Problems and results should be the focus. A special section...
Neal Kaplan
2 min read

Are resumes becoming obsolete?

As businesses streamline or update their recruitment processes, it’s not unreasonable to expect resume submissions to be phased out. Although progress is slow, don’t...
Deborah W. Nason
1 min read

Is 10 point font too small for a resume?

It’s not too small for a resume. The smallest size you can use on a resume is 10. If you have a lot of...
Deborah W. Nason
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What is the best font and size for a…

The ideal size is between 10 and 12 pt. A one-size-fits-all approach is one of the reasons that resume font size is not a...
Deborah W. Nason
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What are power words in a resume?

A resume power word is a word or phrase that helps a jobseeker stand out from the rest. They are action words that are...
Deborah W. Nason
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