10 11, 2017

Make Sure to Avoid These 3 Resume Mistakes

By |2019-01-19T07:17:46-05:00November 10th, 2017|Resume|

Common Resume Mistakes As recruiters, we see a lot of resumes.  We’ve seen some we love, some we hate, the good, the bad, and some we simply can’t label.  We’ve noticed a few recurring themes with the resumes we come across and wanted to make some suggestions in this blog. Below are the top 3 [...]

4 10, 2016

7 Resume Tips for 2016

By |2019-10-24T03:27:23-05:00October 4th, 2016|Resume|

Getting your Resume Updated It’s the beginning of Fall, which means that along with a chill in the air and an ever lingering smell of pumpkin spice, comes a return of companies and hiring managers from summer vacations.  And guess what?  They are ready and motivated to hire before year end! We’ve seen firsthand how [...]

13 05, 2016

Creating An Impactful Resume…

By |2020-02-12T03:33:05-05:00May 13th, 2016|Resume|

Resume 101: Creating an Effective Resume As a 30 year technical recruiter, I have conservatively read 800,000 resumes. Printed out they’d fill a good size room. When the vetting process is complete, I have ultimately represented approximately 1% of those resumes / candidates to our highly selective clients. Approximately eight thousand introductions have been made. [...]

25 10, 2013

Get Noticed: Listing Technical Skills on a Resume

By |2020-02-17T06:46:27-05:00October 25th, 2013|Career Articles, Resume|

Getting your Resume Working for You Do you ask yourself, “What technical skills should I list on my résumé?” As a Partner in a recruiting firm that specializes in Engineering and IT staffing solutions we review hundreds of résumés a day. Unfortunately, we don’t have the luxury of reading every word. We have adapted a [...]