Posts tagged ‘Résumé’

How LinkedIn Can Help Your Job Search—Even When You’re Still a Student

Your Twitter following is the size of a small army. Your Tumblr dashboard is cluttered with likes and reblogs. Your Vine is bursting with awesome videos……

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Does Your Résumé Have Style AND Substance?

First date: your heart races, you find yourself sweating even though you’re in a heavily air-conditioned restaurant, and sometimes you struggle to remember your own name.…

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Why I Ditched Cover Letters—And How That Landed Me a Job

Applying to jobs? You must spend approximately 27 hours a day writing and customizing your cover letter for every position. Cover letters give you the chance…

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You’ve Got 6 Seconds to Tell Your Story on Your Résumé—Make ‘Em Count!

We get it—you’re a super complex person, full of nuance and subtlety, and there’s no way that all that can be distilled into a single page…

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How to Discover Your Secret Sauce and Get Hired

Coke has one. Starbucks does, too. Even Whole Foods does, though theirs is admittedly more crunchy and healthy. So what are we talking about here? Brand…

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What Employers Are Looking For On Your PR Résumé

Welcome to the résumé teardown! In this installment, we’re looking at a cover letter and résumé for a real entry-level Public Relations applicant who we’ve nicknamed…

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10 Songs to Listen to When Writing Your Résumé

You’re ready to start applying for jobs. What’s one of the first things you need to do? Write your résumés! (Yes, more than one. Check out…

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Think Your Major Is Holding Back Your Job Search? Read This

When you’re in college, your whole life revolves around your major, so it’s easy to feel like it has to set the tone for your life…

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How to Become a Social Media Manager: A Quick Guide to Winning the Internet

Think you’d like to get a job in social media? If you’re a tech-savvy trend-setter with an eye for detail and an understanding of customers’ wants…

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How to Overcome a Low GPA And Get a Job Anyway

In between fall and spring semesters, we opened up our doors to Anna Ma, a junior Econ major at Reed College. Anna spent a few days…

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