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Resume Prep

Think Carefully About Word Choice on your Resume

Improving your resume is as easy as changing a few words! By applying these 5 strategies, you can better highlight your qualifications and show recruiters that you truly are a great fit for the position.

By Hailey Jennato
Hailey Jennato CareerEdge Colleague Hailey Jennato
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Some Hobbies & Interests For Your Resume!

Sometimes, our personal and professional lives are forced to intersect. One of these instances is if you decide to include a “Hobbies and Interests” section on your resume. Of course, you want these to present you in a positive light. There are many things that you might enjoy doing that you would not openly share with your coworkers and supervisors. Treat your “Hobbies and Interests” section similarly. Here is a non-exhaustive list of appropriate hobbies and interests that could impress …

By Alina Minkova
Alina Minkova Creative Blog Curator Alina Minkova
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5 Things To Not Include On Your Resume

When the topic of resumes gets brought up, it’s usually regarding what you should be putting on your resume. However, there are a few red flags that go off to recruiters about certain resume components when you include them, that could hurt you more than helping you when looking for a job. Use your best judgment and when in doubt, come in and talk to a Career Coach at the Pulsifer Career Development Center! Here are five things that (generally) …

By Alina Minkova
Alina Minkova Creative Blog Curator Alina Minkova
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