No, PLEASE Don’t Submit a Plain Text Resume to Job Postings

No, PLEASE Don’t Submit a Plain Text Resume to Job Postings

No, PLEASE Don’t Submit a Plain Text Resume to Job Postings We break down why submitting a plain text resume is almost always a terrible idea. By: Grace Mitchell | Contributor for Let’s Eat, Grandma Back in 1999, a program called Taleo entered the hiring...
A Simple Guide to Choosing a Resume File Name

A Simple Guide to Choosing a Resume File Name

A Simple Guide to Choosing a Resume File Name A short and sweet guide to naming your resume file for job hunt success. By: Grace Mitchell | Contributor for Let’s Eat, Grandma OK, job seeker, maybe you’re hoping to be the Marie Kondo of resume documents. You’ve...
How to Write a 5-Star Military-to-Civilian Resume

How to Write a 5-Star Military-to-Civilian Resume

How to Write a 5-Star Military-to-Civilian Resume When you prepare for separation and transition from the military, there’s a lot to consider — and it all starts with finding a civilian job. Read on to get a jump start on creating a 5-star military-to-civilian resume....
Analyzing 5 Resume Myths with A Christmas Story

Analyzing 5 Resume Myths with A Christmas Story

Analyzing 5 Resume Myths with A Christmas Story “You’ll shoot your eye out!” While they might come from a good place just like this famous line in A Christmas Story, these five common resume myths are actually holding you back. Make sure they don’t...
Resume Screening Software? ATS Explained

Resume Screening Software? ATS Explained

Resume Screening Software? ATS Explained The Applicant Tracking System (ATS) has become the bogeyman of the job search. But an ATS isn’t so much a piece of evil resume screening software as simply a database. Read on to learn how it actually impacts your chances...