Crafting a Professional Resume

professional resumeSo you’re on the search for your dream job. You’ve probably already figured out that landing it isn’t such an easy thing to do.

The good news? There are definitely some pitfalls to avoid and some best practices to adopt that’ll help you get a leg up on your competition. When it comes to making a positive first impression before your next interview, few things are more important than creating a professional resume that stands out from the crowd.

Although we’re a smaller company than some of the behemoths out there, it’s still common for us to receive more than a hundred applicants for a single open position! That means whether you’re applying with us or someplace else, you’ve really got to be on your “A” game when it comes to representing yourself on a sheet of paper. So, where do you start?

 “How to Create a Professional Resume,” an article courtesy of TheBalance.com, is a great place.

From the basic resume types, to fonts, to formatting tips, to a checklist to make sure you’ve got your bases covered, the article is packed with some great pointers on how to craft a professional resume that’s sure to stop a recruiter in their tracks. Take a few minutes to check out the read and let us know your own professional resume tips and pointers in the comments below!

Know someone who’s got a resume worth checking out? Refer them to us for their job search and you could be $250 richer!

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