When you are applying for a position in a company that is technology related of course your IT skills will be scrutinized and will weigh heavily when it comes to whether or not you will get the job. Naturally in your resume if your IT skills are emphasized properly it could sway the hiring manager…

 

Cover letters like resumes have to catch the attention of the hiring manager or specialist. In fact if the cover letter itself is very blah blah then it can affect the reader’s impression of the resume even before he or she reads it.  Job applicants often under estimate the power of a cover letter, it…

 

With so many companies downsizing there is now a considerable number of people who are searching for jobs that have been with just one company for a number of years. One would think this is a good thing since it could communicate loyalty and reliability. When you are writing a resume however it could become…

 

The first time you crafted a resume was probably years ago in order to apply for a summer job when you were in your teens. As it is with most basic resumes you probably included only your contact information, objective, education, work experience, activities and honors, skills, references and your photograph. Each portion was surely…