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5 Creative Ways to Visualizing Your Resume

by / ⠀Career Advice / April 17, 2014

Finding creative ways to get ahead of your competition for jobs is vital because at the moment it is an employer’s market. Add to that that college students have it even tougher because they have no experience and so have to work harder to stand out. That is why adding a visual element to your resume is a great idea. The HR staff have to look at resumes…

How to Use a Business Plan Template as a Resume Writing Tactic

by / ⠀Career Advice / April 16, 2014

Young professionals, with an entrepreneurial mindset, like us, should take advantage of traditional business management tools as tactics in our career planning strategy. I believe professionals should start implementing a “business management” framework to assess their career goals and define objectives with one clear end in mind: a tailored resume that highlights your top talent potential. How to put together a resume that reads as a business plan?…

I Wanted to Work for Whataburger, So I Created a Whataresume (Obviously)

by / ⠀Career Advice Entrepreneurship / February 6, 2014

A struggle I’ve had with so many of my peers is they complain about not finding great jobs after graduation. “The job market is so bad.” “Nobody is hiring right now.” The truth is, you don’t want a job bad enough to really invest in applying for one. How many times have you called the place where you want to work? How many times have you emailed them,…

Leveraging Internships as Experience

by / ⠀Entrepreneurship / August 23, 2013

The business world has slowly started shifting its views on what level of experience is acceptable for new hires. Experience has always been a substantial requirement for high-paying jobs, and to that end internships are the newest flavor in town. Entry-level professionals often find it difficult to find experience and get stuck spinning their wheels trying to get into the positions they want. Internships can be the perfect…

Top Online Resources Every Job Seeker Should Bookmark

by / ⠀Career Advice / August 18, 2013

Do you want to work for Steve Wynn? The smart money says his corporation isn’t going to be posting its next job opening on Monster.com or Craigslist. So where do you find out about that next golden opportunity? More importantly, with all of the scam ads and the commission-only social media sales positions pretending to be high power jobs, how do you know which opportunities are truly worth…

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