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

Posts Tagged ‘resume writing

Hot Tech Skills Bend Resume-Writing Rules

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What grabbed the recruiter’s eye was the security pro’s certification, on top of his resume and smack dab in front of her face. Read the story.


Ditch Your Resume’s Eyebrow-Raising Accomplishments

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Some career results are so over-the-top or irrelevant, they can skew your job chances. Read the story here.

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March 2, 2011 at 2:38 pm

Refresh Your Resume for 2011 Before You Have To

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The new year is the perfect to time to reflect on milestones, refresh the accomplishments and performance numbers and put it all down in your resume, should you need one in 2011. Check out the full story here.

The Resume Match Is Up to You

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Don’t expect the resume screener to be an expert. It’s up to you (and your resume) to direct the conversation that will match you to the job. Check out the full story on TheLadders.

Written by Lisa Vaas

January 3, 2011 at 10:26 pm

Is Your Resume Old-fashioned?

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Resume length, font, and an old-fogey e-mail address are just a few ways to label yourself as antiquated. Read the full story here.

Resume Trick or Treat

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Here’s how recruiters and hiring managers sniff out resume facts from fiction: the full story’s here.

Follow Up Without Being a Pest

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