What Are Problem-Solving Skills? How to Use Them at Work

Problem-solving skills are in high demand. Here’s how to develop your problem-solving skills and demonstrate examples on your resume.

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How to Write a Resume Headline (Examples)

Your resume headline is often the first thing recruiters see after your name. Here’s how to write a resume headline that makes a great impression.

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147 Action Verbs for Your Resume (Examples)

Using action verbs to describe your work experience can help your resume stand out. Here’s how to use action words in your resume and over 140 examples.

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How to List Awards, Scholarships, and Honors on Your Resume

Your resume is a great place to showcase your achievements. Here’s where to add your awards, honors and scholarships to your resume and how to format them.

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How to Find Resume Help: Templates, Tools, and More

Need help perfecting your resume? Here’s where to find the best resume tools, templates and other resume services.

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Job Search and Resume Tips for High School Students

As a student, you may not have formal work experience yet, but there are plenty of other great things to include in your resume. Use these tips for a successful job search and resume.

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Best Skills to Put On Your Resume (Examples)

Your resume should include a mix of hard skills, soft skills and transferable skills. Here’s how to list skills on your resume and example skills to help you get started.

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How to Write a Resume Objective (Examples)

A great resume objective can catch the attention of a hiring manager or recruiter. Here’s how to write an objective for your resume.

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How to List References on Your Resume

Great professional references are an essential step toward landing most jobs. Here’s when to submit your references, how to format your reference list, and more.

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What are Soft Skills? Definition & Examples

Soft skills are just as essential as hard skills and can become more important as your career progresses. Here’s how to develop your soft skills and examples of soft skills for your resume.

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What Is a CV? Writing Tips and How to Format Your CV

A CV is a detailed account of your professional history, similar to a resume, but with key differences. Here’s how to format your CV and when it makes sense to use one.

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What Are Transferable Skills?

Mastering the right transferable skills can help you land a great new job, level-up your career, or make a career change.

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Federal Resumes: USAJobs Resume Builder Tips

Federal Job Search Expert Camille Carboneau Roberts lists 14 ways job seekers can escape the USAJOBS resume black hole.

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Straight Advice from a Fortune 500 “Gatekeeper”

Rosa E. Vargas interviewed a recruiter who recruits for Fortune 500 companies to find out what works now with these very large employers.

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How Employers View You Being Fired (Sample Explanation)

Recruiter Harry Urschel explains how to effectively handle being fired from a previous job when you are networking or talking with a potential employer.

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How Employers Review Resumes & Applications—And How You Can Stand Out

Job Search Mindset Expert Harry Urschel explains how employers review resumes and reveals the secrets to making your resume stand out.

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Resume/Job Application Keyword Success Secrets

Be sure that your resumes and job applications contain the best keywords when you apply for a job. Here’s how…

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5 Tweaks to Your Resume to Change Industries

Martin Yate describes 5 tactics to implement, modifying your resume, that enable you to change industries more easily.

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What Recruiters and Hiring Managers Want in a Resume

Martin Yate describes why and how to identify and deliver what employers want to see on your resume – relevant accomplishments.

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6 Transferable Skills for Your Resume and Cover Letter

Martin Yate helps you identify the transferable skills required by some ‘meaningless’ terms used in job postings, so you can address what the employer really wants to know about you.

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