While researching a recent story on long-term IT careers, we talked to a guy who had been suddenly laid off, after decades of success at several large tech companies.
When he shared his resume with us, it looked like it came from another era. So we contacted Volen Vulkov, co-founder of Enhancv, a startup that automatically analyzes your resume mistakes and helps you redesign a new one.
Include your full name, street address, city, state, and zip, home phone number, cell phone number, and email address.
If you include an objective on your resume, it's important to tailor it to match the job you are applying for.
It certainly can be complicated because your resume is going to be reviewed by software as well as by hiring managers.
Review these top resume tips for choosing a resume format, selecting a resume font, customizing your resume, using resume keywords, explaining employment gaps, and more tips for writing interview winning resumes.
The most important document you own You can start to change the trajectory of your life as soon as you take control of your career, with the careful development of the tools and skills of the new career management; and that all starts with owning a resume that gets results.
Take the time to customize your resume - it's well worth the effort.
It's important to include all your contact information on your resume so employers can easily get in touch with you.
Most people don't think about updating their resumes until they find themselves out of work and in desperate need of a job.
Job security is now a thing of the past, so we all need to think more carefully about job change and how that impacts our financial security.