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Lisa Vaas is a journalist who analyzes technology and job-hunting strategies.

Archive for January 2010

The Problem-Solver Resume

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Your resume should present you as the answer to an employer’s problems. This article, posted on TheLadders, provides guidelines on how to uncover their pain points and put yourself out there as their solution.


How to Proofread Your Resume

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Should you proofread your resume backwards? Print out your resume? Give it to a friend to review? Yes, yes and yes — and that’s just a start. Read the full article here on TheLadders.

What to Bring to a Job Interview

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Resume hard copies, resume addenda, good questions, and *not* your annoying, buzzing appliances or lame, general questions. Read the full article here on TheLadders.