What are the most important things to include on a resume?
Gaining the initial attention from a company can be difficult, which is why you should sculpt your resume toward each position and company to which you apply. Each position and company has a different mission,…View all answers »
What's an appropriate way to ask someone if you can use them as a reference on your resume?
I recommend prior to adding someone as a reference, to always check with them. I would check with past supervisors, professors that you worked with closely or mentors from an internship. Employers will typically…View all answers »
How do I write an objective statement on resume? Should I even include one on my resume?
Great question! Objective statements should be customized to the company and position you are applying for. You don’t have to totally rewrite your statement every time, but make sure you are clear on…View all answers »
Because video has been on the rise & a great way of storytelling, I want to try presenting my resume in a 5-min video, in which I would talk about my work experience, skills & competency... Would that be a good idea (I'm a Digital Marketer, not an Artist/Designer)? What bothers me is how to deliver so it's interesting & not a 5-min of me bragging about myself. Any suggestion would be appreciated!
I think a video is a great idea!! If you can submit the video with a copy of your resume that would help you. This way you don't have to talk about everything that is on you resume. A…
Great question. The great thing about resumes is that they are fairly flexible. I would recommend you have a category named "Leadership Development" or "Extra-Curricular Experience"…