Are Resumes Still Relevant in Today’s Job Market?

(11 Tips for Resume Writing) It is crushing when we put in a great deal of time and effort in our resume, but we don’t get an interview or any acknowledgment it reached the intended recipient. We craft the resume, hoping that the potential employer will see the skills and value we will bring toContinue reading “Are Resumes Still Relevant in Today’s Job Market?”

Why Your Brand and Image Matters

Think of what you associate with the people in your life: from your coworker’s tendency to use “totally” in almost every sentence to your best friend’s preference to buy almost everything in pink.  These connections with a person’s name or a company name make up a person’s image or brand. Walt Disney, Madonna, J.K. Rowling,Continue reading “Why Your Brand and Image Matters”

Skills Insight of the Day #1 – Writing

“…the Snapchat generation may produce more writing than any group of teenagers before it, writing copious text messages and social media posts, but when it comes to the formal writing expected at school and work, they struggle with the mechanics of simple sentences.” – Dana Goldstein, The New York Times For more on writing andContinue reading “Skills Insight of the Day #1 – Writing”