Tag Archives: Resume

Posted by Catherine Feeney

Many of us have all been there at some point, applying to hundreds of jobs, posting and reposting your resume, following up with employers, and the end result at times is not in your favor.  Have you stopped to think about whether or not you are applying for the right jobs based on your skill…[ Read More → ]

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Posted by Catherine Feeney

The big day is here, you have an interview!  When you jump out of bed and look into your closet to decide what to wear…make sure you take a second look.  An interview is an opportunity to express to the employer your skills set, to learn more about the position, and to also make a…[ Read More → ]

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Posted by Catherine Feeney

1. CPT or CLT abbreviation next to your e-mail signature:  When sending your resume or if you are in correspondence with a potential employer you should always have a signature at the bottom that has your full name, e-mail, and phone number.  This gives the employer easy access to contact you if needed.  The CPT…[ Read More → ]

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There are many sites that have resume assistance, but there are a few that really stand out.  One challenge that many new Veterans face, is translating their military experience into terms that civilian employers understand and want.  Many employers want to hire Veterans and many Veterans need jobs, but it can be difficult to communicate…[ Read More → ]

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Posted by Catherine Feeney

You see this at the end of every job posting, “Please Attach Resume.” As you click to attach your resume to the e-mail have you taken a second to REALLY look at your own resume? Having a second glance can help bring yours from the bottom of the pile to the top for the jobs…[ Read More → ]

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Posted by Catherine Feeney

How often do we hear about how difficult it is for veterans, especially young veterans, to find a job, write a resume and explain their qualifications to civilian employers? There are many resources, organizations and people out there to help, many of which have been or will be chronicled here on this blog. Today, let’s…[ Read More → ]

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Posted by Catherine Feeney

Taking that next step into a job can all start with one click. Well, multiple clicks that can lead you down a path of a million job search sites that can end in a bit of frustration. A good place to start is to check out “trusted” websites, which can mean that it is funded…[ Read More → ]

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