Posts filed under: Resumes & Cover Letters

Resumes & Cover Letters

Tips on writing better Resumes & Cover Letters

  • The Best and Worst Words to Use in Your Resume
Most people know that their resume is scanned for less than ten seconds before a decision is made concerning their candidacy. However, many job-searchers often lack knowledge about how to make those six seconds count! Believe it or not, your...
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  • rake resume tips
Contrary to what you might think, summer is not a great time to slow down your job search. In fact, now’s a great time to really pick things up! While people take vacations and summer Fridays have people heading out...
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  • Rake - Quick Guide for Sending Great Emails
We live in a society where communication is instant. Text-messages send in milliseconds and responses come just as quick. However, we must establish a distinction between friendly and professional communication, a distinction that is easy to blur. Whether you’re speaking...
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Despite checklists, recruiter suggestions and urges from employment experts, the cover letter is one of the most overlooked elements of a job search. It’s an awesome opportunity to give a company a glimpse into your personality and explain what you...
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Looking for a new job can be overwhelming, with so many moving parts and mentally draining elements like writing great cover letters, interviewing, and following up. It’s tough to stay on track! But the truth is, if you’re serious about...
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