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Category: Resumes

The Power of Resume Keywords

The Power of Resume Keywords

Have you ever wondered how recruiters find resumes online? Whether you’re using monster.com, careerbuilder.com, theladders.com, dice.com or the hundreds of other job search websites, they all have one thing in common: a resume search feature.
Recruiters and hiring managers do not have time to look at the hundreds of resumes that they can receive [...]

Chronological Resumes vs. Functional Resumes

Chronological Resumes vs. Functional Resumes

Your resume has about 30 seconds to impress a recruiter. Choosing the right resume format can help put your resume in the "to interview" stack. The good news is that for most professions, there are just two types of resumes to choose from: chronological and functional.
While each type of resume has its own [...]

The Impact Social Media has on Your Job Search

The Impact Social Media has on Your Job Search

Are you using the same e-mail address on your resume as you are with facebook and other social media applications? Are you connected to aquaintances (and not good friends) on facebook?  If you said yes anyone of the questions, you might be hurting your chances of getting an interview, or even a job.
As social media [...]

Your Resume Has 30 Seconds to Impress Recruiters

Your Resume Has 30 Seconds to Impress Recruiters

Learn more about what recruiters are looking for on a resume and find out what your resume is likely missing.

Chronological Resume vs. Functional Resume

Chronological Resume vs. Functional Resume

One of the first things that hiring managers notice about your resume is its layout and organization of content.  It’s important that your resume highlights your skills, experiences and accomplishments.
Chronological Resume
Chronological resumes are the most traditional and by far, the most popular type of resume format.  This type of resume is highlights your job titles, [...]

Resume Dos and Don'ts

Resume Dos and Don’ts

We know how tough it can be to write a resume.  At Jobonomics.com, we’re here to help simplify the way you view resume writing.  Here’s a list of resume do’s and don’ts that you need to keep in mind while you prepare your resume.

Resume Do’s

Resume Templates.  Use resume templates to organize the contents of your [...]

Top 7 Reasons Why Your Resume Sucks

Top 7 Reasons Why Your Resume Sucks

Important Resume Tips from Jobonomics.com
So you think you know it all about resume writing. You’re in for a big surprise.
From entry-level college graduates to C-level executives, there are so many people that make the same mistakes on their resumes.
Here’s a list of the top 7 reasons why your resume sucks.
#7 – Misspellings.
You still [...]