Is It OK to Fudge the Truth on a Resume?

On The Job

Some people pay hackers to get into university systems and place them in a graduating class, Wardell says. Those kinds of lies can be rooted out by asking an applicant to name instructors or talk about specific classes. lie to employer qualifications resume cover letter career advice Anita BruzzeseIs it really a big deal to lie on a resume?

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Guest Blogger: David B. Wright, Author

The Office Professionals Place

Youve sent out dozens, or maybe even hundreds, of resumes and cover letters. Your resume & cover letter have done their jobs, and have piqued the employers interest - now your job is to make it as easy as possible for them to decide to offer you the job.

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5 Ways to Manage Your Online Reputation

On The Job

If you dont think so, read this column I wrote for Gannett, and you may just change your mind: Maybe you put countless hours into carefully crafting a resume and cover letter. Do Online Classes Make Sense for Your Career? Helpful information and advice from Americas favorite workplace columnist About Anita Blog Books Syndicated Column Interviews Career Links Contact Monday, August 10, 2009 5 Ways to Manage Your Online Reputation Are you your own worst enemy?

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How to Hide Your Age on Your Resume

Eat Your Career

If you’re not feeling confident in your tech skills, consider taking some classes or even getting a professional certification to boost your credibility. As a career coach and professional resume writer , I work with a lot of “older” job seekers. I use quotes there because age is relative.

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How to Write a Winning Graduate School Resumé

Dumb Little Man

Of course, you wouldn’t forget to include them, but how much noise were you planning to make about your most relevant classes? See Also: 100+ Ways to Write a Great Resume Cover Letter.

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You Owe it to Yourself!

Office Dynamics

education (include relevant classes, in-house and external training). Next, create an awesome cover letter that sets you apart. I mean a cover letter that conveys something about you, your character and the confident person you are. Your cover letter will be scanned for just a precious few moments and then placed in one of two stacks.

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You Owe it to Yourself!

Office Dynamics

education (include relevant classes, in-house and external training). Next, create an awesome cover letter that sets you apart. I mean a cover letter that conveys something about you, your character and the confident person you are. Your cover letter will be scanned for just a precious few moments and then placed in one of two stacks.

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Resources for assistants

Practically Perfect PA

It is easy to upload your CV and covering letter and you can also receive a daily email with new jobs that are specific to what you are looking for. The network offers lots of events, master class conferences, online training sessions and webinars. Pin It.

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4 Ways to Increase Your Chances of Finding Remote Work

On The Job

Take classes or get new certifications to demonstrate you're staying current. Your resume has got to be free of typos, and you need to avoid a form cover letter. Many people think they want to work from home until they do it.

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8 Great Podcasts for Writers and Book Authors

Daily Writing Tips

This is a slick, professionally produced podcast from Reedsy, which describes itself as a “full ecosystem for authors and publishing professionals”: they offer classes, contests, and a marketplace where you can connect with editors, ghostwriters and other professionals.

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8 Tips On How To Get A Promotion

Productivity Bits

Many companies offer the opportunity to study development classes to their employees. Update your CV and create a cover letter for the position. Copyright © 2011 Productivity Bits. Visit the original article at [link]. Guest Post. W hen starting at a new company you want to make your mark and get known as the “go getter” and “go to guy/gal”. We put together a list which will help you with your goal and hopefully make it a bit easier. Excel in your position.

3 Rs or 3 Cs?

Office Dynamics

I notice many misspelled words in emails to me, or assignments from classes or especially in resume cover letters. (Excerpt from Training Magazine August 2010). The Three Rs aren't cutting it for today's workforce, according to the American Management Association's 2010 Critical Skills Survey of 2,115 managers and other executives.

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3 Rs or 3 Cs?

Office Dynamics

I notice many misspelled words in emails to me, or assignments from classes or especially in resume cover letters. (Excerpt from Training Magazine August 2010). The Three Rs aren't cutting it for today's workforce, according to the American Management Association's 2010 Critical Skills Survey of 2,115 managers and other executives.

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Top 10 Resume Writing Tips for 2018

Daily Writing Tips

The same goes for your educational qualifications: if you’ve graduated college, your high school classes and GPA are no longer very significant. Writing a resume can be really tough.

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Job Loss - It Can Happen to You!

Office Dynamics

I want to control my own destiny, so I've put on my sea legs, spiffed up the resume I left with you, put together a dynamic resume kit packet and a teaser including my brochure (developed at World Class Assistant Part 2), hoping to get through the door of a company I've been eying. Are you prepared? Times are tough and I am sure many of you have been touched by it in some way, shape, or form.

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Job Loss - It Can Happen to You!

Office Dynamics

I want to control my own destiny, so I've put on my sea legs, spiffed up the resume I left with you, put together a dynamic resume kit packet and a teaser including my brochure (developed at World Class Assistant Part 2), hoping to get through the door of a company I've been eying. Are you prepared? Times are tough and I am sure many of you have been touched by it in some way, shape, or form.

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Are You Being Naive -- and Just Plain Stupid -- About Your Online Reputation?

On The Job

Google covers most of the Web, but MSN and Yahoo! What we found was alarming, not the least of which was a class action lawsuit against his old company." -- Fionn Downhill,CEO, elixirinteractive.com * "I had a client, Josh Deming (not his real name) who had a reputation as a hard- nosed manager. 1) We changed everything (resume, cover letters, online profiles, etc.) If you do nothing else today, Google yourself.

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