75 results for tag: resume


Separating Achievements From Duties

Executives often struggle with separating achievements from job duties when preparing a résumé. To try and shed some light on the topic, Tony Vlahos, Host of ExecuNet Master Class, asked a panel of ExecuNet Career Strategists to explain if the résumé s...
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Create a Great Resume (and Land an Interview) in 10 Easy Steps

I recently received some job-hunting advice from Early Stage Careers, a firm that works with college students and grads to get good jobs. Most of that advice was excellent and I'll probably be sharing it with you in subsequent columns. However, their ...
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Résumé, Personal Branding and Job Search Strategies: An Expert Panel Discussion

Is your résumé opening doors or closing them? Are you not getting interviews for the executive roles you want, despite having excellent qualifications? During this roundtable discussion, our expert panel of executive career advisers, coaches and recrui...
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Résumé 101 for Executives in 2017

You've got to view the résumé through a marketing lens. Today's résumé must contain an executive summary – like the inside jacket cover of a book. It must contain a value proposition, accomplishments with metrics, and 20+ keywords before you even put ...
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What’s the #1 Thing a Résumé Should Answer?

Many people want to list all their jobs on their résumé. That's simply not effective. That approach is appropriate for an entry-level candidate. For executives, only what's relevant to the job you're applying for is necessary. Sure, you want to display your ...
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Job Search Myth 1.05: Applying for Jobs Online Really Works

Yes, it's time for another Executive Job Search Myth Buster: Myth: “Submitting my résumé online to 10 employers every morning increases my chances of getting hired.” Truth: If my math is right (bear with me, I majored in English), after 10 days ...
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Job Search Myth 1.03: Your Experience Will Win You the Job

Yep, time for another Executive Job Search MythBuster. Myth: "My experience on my résumé will win me the job." Truth: The person who wins the job is the one who's known for doing something really well, the one who has an area of expertise and a ...
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Must Haves for a Successful Job Search: World-Class Personal Marketing Materials

For a recent episode of ExecuNet Master Class, we were joined by Don Weintraub. Don was a recruiter for 15 years and now heads-up ExecuNet's career strategists group. In this class, Don shared what works in today's job search marketplace based on his extens...
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The Best Way for a Successful Job Search

Learn what works in today's job search marketplace.  In this class, led by Don Weintraub, a recruiter for 15 years and now head of ExecuNet's career strategists group. Don and his team work with members on an individual basis to find their next career ...
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Must-Haves to Win Today’s Job Search Competition

The start of a new year is an ideal time to look for a new job. But don't make the mistake of following all the old rules! The job-search process has become a branding, packaging, marketing, and sales process – with you as "the offering." In this ...
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A Precious Gift for You

You know how there's always a holiday gift that you aren't sure about? Will your loved one love it, or will it be a flop? I've got one for you that I am certain will be a hit. It's something you'll do often and with joy, and something you will never finish ...
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Your Executive Job Search: Become Memorable With a Short Video

As an executive, are you looking for a great way to differentiate yourself and make a personal connection with your choice employer(s)? Short videos can help executives deliver a quick and compelling message while translating their brand more effectively than ...
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