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Entries from January 2011

A Comprehensive List Of Free Sample Resumes And Resume Sample Sites

January 17th, 2011 · No Comments

Posted by Brian McCullough I’ve mentioned before that the best how to write a resume tutorial I’ve ever seen is over at ResumeWriting.com. But what about sample resumes? There are hundreds of sample resume sites on the internet. I mean, literally hundreds. Do a search for “sample resumes” or “free sample resumes” and the like, […]

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Tags: Job Sites · Resumes

How To Make Sure Your Job Search Emails Get Read

January 17th, 2011 · No Comments

Posted by Brian McCullough A great article this weekend about how to make sure your email gets read. We’re inundated with email these days. A lot of it spam. How can you make sure your email gets read? This is especially important for job seekers. Especially if you’re sending in a job application, what can […]

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Tags: Computers Work 4 U · Email/Spam Hacks · Job Search · Organization

What Does It Mean When They Say They’re Still Interviewing

January 15th, 2011 · No Comments

Posted by Brian McCullough It’s been a while since I did an ASK BRIAN question, so I went into last week’s emails and found a good one. It was a bit of an involved question, but in the end the question came down to a simple inquiry. Quoting from the email: What does it mean […]

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How To “Hide” Unemployment On Your Resume

January 15th, 2011 · No Comments

Posted by Brian McCullough Another week, another article on how employers might be discriminating against the unemployed in this job market. This is a persistent meme that has been floating around since the recession began a couple of years ago. The idea is that employers look around and see a hirerers market. They can pick […]

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Tags: Job Search · Resumes