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Resume Advice: Our 5 Most Common Comments

19 August, 2015 Posted by John G. Self
VERNON, Texas — In a highly competitive job market that will only become more so, why would you be content to send out a less than your best effort resume? Our firm is flooded with resumes asking for comments or suggestions.  Some of the resumes are produced by professional resume writers.  Some are great.  Others […] Read more»

The Logic To Launching And Landing Your Next Career Move

12 August, 2015 Posted by Nancy Swain
Perhaps you are in between careers or suffering through an existing one that doesn’t really utilize or appreciate your value.  If so, read on. For more than 25 years, my passion has been to guide people in understanding the logic in managing their career and landing their next position.  Everyone, without exception, initially discusses writing […] Read more»

ASK THE RECRUITER: Multiple Jobs, Same employer

31 July, 2015 Posted by John G. Self
I have held several positions with the same company.  In an earlier version of a resume I submitted to a recruiter, they said they were not interested because I had changed jobs too many times.  How can I clarify this? This is a fairly common problem.  Keep in mind that most contingency recruiters and search […] Read more»