Having done work in recruitment for over 15 years, I know that reviewing a résumé just takes a few seconds before I decide to put it in the “further review”, “for interview”, or the dreaded “no go” stack. Here’s an interesting article that describes how it happens in a more graphic detail. See What Recruiters … Continue reading How Recruiters See Your Résumé
When you start to get uneasy on a job or when an attractive opportunity comes along, your instinct is to retrieve your good old résumé, dust it off, and revise it in a jiffy. You somehow know the power of this document, but only when you are actively looking. It is a way to introduce … Continue reading Make Your Résumé Work
I am not a big fan of the GPS and I thought it was silly to have a machine tell me when to turn right or left when I know where north, east, west, and south are. I grew up in an era before computers and I firmly believe in the old-fashioned mental calisthenics. I … Continue reading Trust your instinct?