Candidate Tips

The 25 Magic Resume Words

Posted by Date Posted: January 31, 2018 Posted in Candidate Tips

So, you’re filling out your resume, and you’ve come to a dead end on the right words that will really make you stand out to a potential hiring manager or recruiter. Wouldn’t it be nice if there was a magical list of words that could make your resume pop? According to Marc Cenedella, founder, executive…

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Interview Thank You Note?

Posted by Date Posted: July 07, 2017 Posted in Candidate Tips,Manufacturing / Automotive

Thank you notes after an interview can set you apart or make you just one of the interviewees.  It’s not enough to send an interview thank you note, it’s critical to think about how the other person thinks of you when reading it. A one liner interview thank you note that says, “Hey, great meeting you,…

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Legal Resume Tip: “Represented”

Posted by Date Posted: November 17, 2016 Posted in Candidate Tips,Energy Industry

Online resume critiques have become more and more common, and there are even a few that focus on legal resumes. Unfortunately, most of the comments we’ve seen are not worthwhile. We look at dozens of attorney resumes each day.  The purpose of a resume is to provide enough information about who you are and what…

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Acing the Interview

Posted by Date Posted: March 07, 2016 Posted in Candidate Tips

Posted by Fred Keena Note: I don’t cover post-interview tips, or general interview etiquette (e.g. dress professionally and don’t chew gum), but I will cover those in a future post. Ok, you got the interview, but now you have to really impress the hiring manager, right? Wrong! Kind of…While it is not time to breathe…

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