How To Choose A Career (And Not Screw It Up)

3 November, 2017

By Jeff Gillis There are a shocking number of possible careers, which makes choosing a career a monumental task. The little boy who dreams of

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Character Reference Letter 101 (Sample Template Included)

30 October, 2017

By Mike Simpson We are all familiar with the traditional reference letter (often referred to as a letter of recommendation). It is an employer’s note

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10 July, 2017

In the old days, before we had email, we all used to mail our resumes off to potential employers. Along with the resume, we would

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22 May, 2017

In order to make a powerful impression, your resume should start with a hard-hitting summary – a section that quickly introduces you and provides readers with

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13 April, 2017

Writing your resume can be daunting – especially if you’ve had quite a long career or achieved a lot in each of your positions. I

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22 August, 2016

This is the interview question many of us dread. It’s so open-ended and we often feel clueless as to what the interviewer wants to hear.

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8 January, 2016

Writing a resume for career change can be a daunting prospect. How do you present your past and current experience in such a way that

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Should You Use a Resume Template?

19 June, 2015

Recently I got an email from someone asking if a Google Docs resume template is a good idea. At first glance, this article from Lifehacker

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Sample Resume Makeover: Social Media Marketing

4 March, 2015

This post is part of an ongoing series documenting resume makeovers. Each resume was created by the Blue Sky Resumes team for one of our

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3 February, 2015

I have been looking at executive resumes for years, first as an HR VP managing the recruitment process and then more recently in my role

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