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by Paul DruryPaul Drury

Extra-curricular activities to enhance your resume: a complete guide
Being strategic with your choices of extra-curricular activity during school and further education could be the best investment in an early career.
Extra-curricular activities to enhance your resume: a complete guide
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14 min read

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by Karl KahlerKarl Kahler

Using the chronological resume format
The chronological resume format is the most common style used in resumes, and there are good reasons for that. See if it’s the best choice for you, and learn how to use it.
Using the chronological resume format
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17 min read

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by Charlotte GraingerCharlotte Grainger

Resume hybrid format: what it is and how can you use it
The resume hybrid format is ideal if you want to showcase your skills and experience. In the following guide, we reveal how to create one from scratch.
Resume hybrid format: what it is and how can you use it
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18 min read

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by Charlotte GraingerCharlotte Grainger

9 Key transferable skills to include on your resume and how to add them!
Do you include transferable skills on your resume? If not, you might be missing out on opportunities. Stand out from the crowd by including these powerful skills on your application!
9 Key transferable skills to include on your resume and how to add them!
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17 min read

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by Susan ShorSusan Shor

Should you use color on your resume?
You want a memorable resume, but you want it memorable for the right reasons. Will color help or hinder that objective? Well…it depends. Read on to help you decide whether color is right for your job hunt and, if so, which colors are best.
Should you use color on your resume?
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17 min read

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by Lotte van RijswijkLotte van Rijswijk

The happiest schools in the U.S., UK and Australia
University can be a life-changing experience, from learning the skills needed to secure your dream job to making life-long friends. But at which universities will you make the most joyful memories? Resume.io used an emotional recognition tool to analyze thousands of Instagram photos geotagged at different universities to find out which universities are the happiest.
The happiest schools in the U.S., UK and Australia
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19 min read

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by Paul DruryPaul Drury

Great free certificate courses you can add to your resume!
If you have taken the time to further your industry knowledge with some free certificate courses, they may provide a useful additional chapter in your resume career story.
Great free certificate courses you can add to your resume!
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15 min read

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by Charlotte GraingerCharlotte Grainger

What not to put on a resume: 8 of the most common mistakes to avoid
Does your application need a refresh? Learning what not to put on a resume is the answer. Ditch these things to instantly upgrade your application!
What not to put on a resume: 8 of the most common mistakes to avoid
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9 min read

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by Debbie BrideDebbie Bride

When should you use a professional resume writer?
We think nothing of hiring professionals all the time for things we’d rather not do ourselves, even if we’re quite capable. So why not hire a professional to write your resume? But it’s not one for any job seeker to take lightly. Here, we look at when it makes sense to seek professional resume help, and when a DIY resume is still your best bet.
When should you use a professional resume writer?
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14 min read

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by Paul DruryPaul Drury

How to put publications on a resume
Putting relevant industry publications on a resume is a popular way of enhancing your job application. If you have had the opportunity to share a message that has proven popular with an audience, why wouldn’t you want to share it with a prospective employer?
How to put publications on a resume
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10 min read

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by Anna MuckermanAnna Muckerman

How to write an entry-level resume objective (with examples)
A resume objective, or summary, is a valuable tool when it comes to showcasing your qualifications and unique selling points. This blog will show you how to write an entry-level resume objective that lands the interview.
How to write an entry-level resume objective (with examples)
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10 min read

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by Susan ShorSusan Shor

80 of the best resume adjectives for 2024 and examples of how to use them
Describing yourself and your achievements can be a daunting task, especially when you really want the interview. The list of adjectives and writing guidance below is designed to inspire confidence and creativity.
80 Of the best resume adjectives for 2023 and examples of how to use them
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19 min read
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