Career Advice: Resumes and Cover Letters

What Is an ATS? How to Write a Resume to Beat the Bots

A Qualified Candidate Finally Gets the Resume That Shows Her Off

We Serve The Job Seeker

QR Codes on Resumes: A Genius Move or a Silly Distraction?

Defying the Odds: A Look at Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Groundbreaking Career

Ask Amanda: How Do I Add Volunteer Experience to My Resume? (Examples)

How To Write a Cover Letter (With Example)

A Seasoned Executive Assistant Gets a Job-Search Revamp

A Simple Resume Revamp Changed This Professional's Job Search for the Better

How Do Resumes Differ From Country to Country?

Do Hiring Managers Actually Read Cover Letters?

A Stagnant Job Seeker Gets a Resume That Pops

An Impressive Job Seeker Needed a Resume to Match Her Skills

Elon Musk's Extraordinary CEO Resume

Recent Coding School Graduate Resume Tips

See How We Helped This Salesman Start Selling Himself on His Resume

Why Your Resume Gets Ignored — and How to Finally Grab a Company's Attention

How to Write an Attention-Grabbing Resume Headline (Examples)

How to Add Your Resume to LinkedIn

A Career Changer Finds Success With a Resume Makeover

What Are the Best Fonts for a Resume?

How to Write a Modern Resume in 2020

How Do I List 20 Years of Experience on My Resume?

3 Resume Tips to Land a Contact-Tracing Job

Why Is It so Hard to Find a Job?

Does Your Resume Pass the 6-Second Test?

How Often Should I Update My Resume?

How to Write a Standout Career Summary

How to Use Your Professionally Written Resume to Land Your Dream Job

Best File Format to Use for Your Resume

Should You Put Your Professional Failures on Your Resume?

How to Create a Resume With No Education

How to Target a Specific Job Description With Your Resume

The Anatomy of a Perfect Resume: Your Ultimate Guide to Writing a Resume in 2020

What's a Professionally Written Resume Worth?

Our Customers Tell All: How We Boosted Their Job-Search Spirits

The Hidden Dangers of Using Microsoft Word Resume Templates

How to Write Your Resume for Your Remote Job Search

7 Powerful Changes to Your Healthcare Resume

Ask Amanda: Should I Use Photos and Graphics on My Resume?

7 Powerful Changes for Your Higher Education Academic Resume

Resume Builders Versus Resume-Writing Services: Which Should You Choose?

What Are Soft Skills? And How to Showcase Them on Your Resume

Hire the Best of the Best to Write Your Resume

Ask Amanda: What Are Technical Skills?

Lying on Your Resume Could Cost You the Job … or Worse

Ask Amanda: What If My Resume Doesn't Sound Authentic?

Understanding the TopResume Process

Why You Lose When You Lie on Your Resume: Learning From Mina Chang

This Is the Most Essential Trait You Need to Land Any Job

5 Ways Your Resume Is Selling You Short

How to Speed Up the Resume-Writing Process

“Will Robots Take My Job?” 4 Marketable Skills AI Can't Take From You

From Bland to Beautiful: How We Made This Professional's Resume Shine

How to Write an Online Bio

Why a Resume Overhaul May Help Your Remote Job Search

One Tip to Maximize Your Lifetime Earning Potential

What It's Really Like to Work With a Resume Writer

7 Ways You Try Too Hard in Job Applications

It's OK to Ask for Resume Help

How Long Should a Resume Be?

Do I Need an “Achiever” Resume If I'm Looking for “Doer” Work?

5 References to Include on Your Resume to Help You Land the Job

How to Find a Job Fast in 8 Painless Steps

Can’t Get a Job Interview? How to Improve Your Resume’s Success Rate

7 Signs Your Resume is Making You Look Old

Online Job-Application Mistakes to Avoid at All Costs

Why a Professional Resume Writer Can Show You Off (Better Than You Can)

The Magic Touch of Professional Resume Writers

3 Reasons Your DIY Resume Is Holding You Back

7 Life Lessons We Learned Through Resume Writing

What Employers Want (And How Your DIY Resume May Be Falling Short)

3 Ways a Professionally Written Resume Gives You a Competitive Edge

Meet Our TopResume Writers

How a Professionally Written Resume Can Boost Your Job-Search Confidence

How a Professionally Written Resume Makes You 32% More Hirable

Resume Help: Are You a Doer or Achiever?

How We Gave This Professional the Resume Insurance She Wanted

What You Get From a Professionally Written Resume

How Do I Know If My Resume Is Working?

14 Things That Take Longer Than Submitting for a Professional Resume Review

Ask Amanda: How Should I Format My Contact Information on a Resume?

Resume Tricks That Don’t Work

How Can You Make Yourself Sound Better on Your Resume?

How to Age-Proof Your Resume

Don’t Waste Another Job Application: Fix Your Resume

5 Reasons a Professional Resume Rewrite Is Worth It

5 Job-search Steps to Shorten the Hunt

Why You Shouldn't Write Your Own Resume

All in a Day's Work: Prepping Your Resume

The Data Is In: What Recruiters Want You to Know

Did the Job Search Leave You Discouraged This Year? We’ve Got You Covered!

Ask Amanda: Can You Explain the Different Parts of a Resume?

From Resume Insecurity to Resume Confidence

11 Steps to Writing the Perfect Resume

4 Critical Reasons You Need to Update Your Healthcare Resume

Resumes Demystified: We Helped This Discouraged Job Seeker Crack the Code

Why You Need to Fill Out Your Resume Information … Again

Ask Amanda: Do Internships Count as Years of Experience?

How We Helped This Professional Who Was Stuck In His Toxic Job

Caught in a Resume Lie: The Stories of Fibbing Job Seekers

Is It OK to Lie on Your Resume? Survey Results Are In!

4 Signs Your Federal Resume Is Holding You Back

Ask Amanda: Should I Have Multiple Versions of My Resume?

How We Took This Professional From Overwhelmed to Confident

Ask Amanda: How Do I List Temp Jobs on My Resume?

Ask Amanda: Should I Reapply for a Job That Got Reposted?

How to Write an Academic CV

Ask Amanda: How Do I Mention Relocation in My Cover Letter?

How We Helped This Jane of All Trades Focus Her Resume

How to Write a One-Page Resume for an Entry-Level Job

Ask Amanda: How Can I Make My Resume Objective Look Good?

14 Reasons This is a Perfect Recent College Grad Resume Example

The Right (and Wrong) Ways to Show Personality in Your Cover Letter

Ask Amanda: How Long Should I Stay at a Job Before Quitting?

It's Time for Meghan Markle’s Resume to be Transitioned to a CV

Ask Amanda: Do Creative Resume Designs Help You Get the Job?

How to Show Off the Transferable Skills You Gained in College

9 Cliches to Cut From Your Cover Letter Right Now

Job Search Advice: How to Beat the Applicant Tracking System

Spring Clean Your Resume: Match Your Resume to the Job Description

Spring Clean Your Resume: Make Your Resume Concise

Spring Clean Your Resume: Scrub Your Resume of Unclear Language

Spring Clean Your Resume: Make Your Resume Keyword Friendly

Spring Clean Your Resume: Add a Detailed Skills Section

Spring Clean Your Resume: Get Rid of Old and Outdated Information

Spring Clean Your Resume: Schedule Time to Review Your Resume

Ask Amanda: How Can I Tell If My Resume Is ATS-Friendly?

Career Quiz: Is Your Resume Ready to Beat the Bots?

Common Resume Mistakes and How You Can Avoid Them

5 Tips to Address Caregiving on Your Resume

The Top 10 Resume Mistakes That Could Cost You the Job

Want to Work for a Startup? Talk to David Gaspin

How to Create an Effective Job-Search Plan

Words and Phrases to Remove From Your Resume Right Away

Ask Amanda: How Can I Make My Resume Beat the Applicant Tracking System?

Ask Amanda: What Do Employers Look for in Director Resumes?

How to Proofread Your Resume

Ask Amanda: How Do I Convert a Resume to a CV Format?

Ask Amanda: What's the Best Way to List Education on a Resume?

Ask Amanda: How Do I Incorporate Certifications on My Resume?

Writing a Cover Letter? Double Check These 5 Things First

Ask Amanda: How Do I Write a Great Cover Letter?

How to Write a Federal Resume

Ask Amanda: How Do I Format Multiple Locations for One Employer?

Webinar: Personal Branding for Your Career Goals

Changing Careers? 7 Details to Include on Your Resume

The Truth About Resume Writing

Ask Amanda: How Do I List Self-Employment on a Resume?

Ask Amanda: How Do I Showcase My Soft Skills on a Resume?

What Recruiters Want: Job-Search Tips for Sales Professionals

Ask Amanda: How Are a Resume Objective and a Resume Summary Different?

The King of Rock ‘n’ Roll Gets a Resume Makeover

5 Signs You Need a Professional Resume Review

Why a Simple Resume Layout is a Successful Resume

10 Powerful Changes for Your Senior-Level Resume

Want to Impress With Your Resume? Here's What NOT to Do

How to Make a Great Resume for a Mid-Level Professional

5 Things You Should Always Include on Your Resume

Resume Tips for Freelancers

Career Quiz: Are You Prepared to Write Your Resume?

Skills All HR Managers Must Have

Resume Makeover: Leonardo da Vinci

5 Things to Say in Your Cover Letter If You Want to Get the Job

Bad Resume Advice You Should Completely Ignore

5 Signs It's Time to Hire a Professional Resume Writer

Should You Include Social Media on Your Resume?

Resume Help: Your Resume Questions Answered

Refresh Your Career in Time for Spring

Customize Your Resume to Stand Out From the Crowd

How to Make a Great Resume With No Work Experience

How to Be a Great Candidate Even If You're Under-Qualified for the Job

15 Things You Should Not Include in a Resume

Resume and LinkedIn Profile Writing: How Different Should They Be?

How to Tailor Your Cover Letter for Each Job Application

How to Follow Up on a Job Application

Should You Include Temp Jobs on Your Resume?

These 6 Things Are Killing Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile

How to Make Any Job Look Remarkable on a Resume

10 Tips on Effectively Looking for a Job While Employed

Busting Myths: What You Get From a Free Resume Critique Online

5 Simple Steps to Customizing Your Resume for Each Job

How to Get More Results With a C.A.R. Resume

How to Write an Entry-Level Resume for Your First Post-College Job

How to Build a Strong Medical Resume

Elevate Your Cover Letter With 3 Simple Tests

Is a Graphic Resume Design Right for You?

How to Make Your Resume Stand Out With Action Verbs

How to Get the Most From Your Resume-Writing Service

How to Choose a Resume-Writing Service

How to Write a Resume: Webinar for Recent College Graduates

A Quick Guide to Education Placement on Your Resume

The Modern Resume: Not Your Mother’s Resume

How to Build a Resume Using College Involvement as Experience

7 Assumptions Hiring Managers Make From Reading Your Resume

How to Format a Modern, Visually Appealing Resume

How to Effectively Use Action Words in Your Resume

How to Format a Resume for Multiple Jobs at One Company

5 Steps to Crafting a Resume When Changing Careers

How to Remodel Your Resume Just in Time for Spring

3 Tips to Spring Clean Your Resume

Resume Lessons from a Recruiter

6 Essential Tips to Effectively Manage Your Job Search

3 Reasons Your Recruiter May Hate Your Resume

Career Advice for Every Step of Your Job Search

How to Painlessly Keep Your Resume Updated (Even While Employed)

This Cover Letter Trick Can Double Your Interview Requests

Say Goodbye to Your Resume Objective Statement

How to Determine If the Purpose of Your Resume Is Clear

Here's the Right Way to Address a Cover Letter

How to Handle Gaps in Your Employment History

How to Update Your Outdated Resume: The 7-Step Modern Resume

10 of the Worst Cover Letter Mistakes to Avoid

Avoid the Resume Black Hole With These Tips

5 Habits You Need to Break to Land Your Dream Job

10 Steps to a Better Career: Our Top Advice From 2015

How to Brag on Your Resume Without Sounding Like a Jerk

It's Time to Ditch Your Resume Objective Statement

How to Pass the 6-Second Resume Test

Here's the Right Way to Format Your Resume

Translating Your Military Experience for a Civilian Career

5 Powerful Verbs to Pump up Your Resume

4 Tips for Turning Your Resume Into a Job-Winning Interview

5 Common Resume Mistakes That Could Cost You the Job

10 Things Every Job Seeker Should Know Before Starting Their Search

5 Ways Your Resume Can Dazzle Your Future Employer

Biggest Resume Blunders to Avoid at All Costs

Paying Tribute to Mary Tyler Moore's Legacy

Executive Resume Makeovers for the Obamas' Next Career Moves

We Helped Sleeping Beauty’s Maleficent Rewrite Her Resume

We Helped the Wicked Witch of the West Tell Her Career Story

We Helped Harry Potter’s Nemesis Rewrite His Resume

We Helped the Big Bad Wolf Rewrite His Resume

Nightmare Resume Makeovers

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Use This Simple 4-Step Process To Update Your Resume

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How to Get Your Military Resume in Shape for a Civilian Job Search

Resume Samples: How to Use Them

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How to Use Sample Job Descriptions to Enhance Your Resume

How to Analyze a Job Description to Boost Your Job Search

How to Highlight Your Skills During the Job-Search Process

Standout Skills for a Resume: How to Make your Resume Great

Why Soft and Hard Skills Are So Important for Your Resume

Work Style Assessment: What’s Your Work Style?

When to Include Graphics in a Resume

What is an ASCII Resume?

5 Questions and Answers on the Visual Resume

Should You Follow Resume Advice From Your College Career Center?

6 Must-Do Tips for Online Resume Submissions

Should You Include Salary Requirements on a Resume?

The Best Words to Use in a Resume

Finding a Job on the Go: A Mobile Resume

Applying for Federal Job Vacancies

The Death of the Functional Resume: Why It No Longer Works

Administrative Assistant Top Needed Skills

Why Removing Past Work Experience Can Improve Your Resume

Should I Include Hobbies on My Resume?

Accountant Top Needed Skills

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Business Analyst Top Needed Skills

Cashier Top Needed Skills

Customer Service Representative Top Needed Skills

Host/Hostess Top Needed Skills

Machine Operator Top Needed Skills

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Explained: When You Should Put a Photo on Your Resume

Including References on a Resume: What You Need to Know

Can a Resume Be More Than One Page?

Is It OK to Have a Two-Page Resume?

How Many Pages Should Be in a Resume?

Should a Resume Only Be One Page?

Explained: Why We Removed Your Charts and Images

Explained: Why We Cut Down Your Resume to 2 Pages

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3 Ways to Include Testimonials on Your Resume

The Dollars & Sense of a Professional Resume

I Was Fired. What Do I Put on My Application?

4 Ways to Highlight Your Value on Your Resume

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Sample Job Descriptions to Help You Enhance Your Resume

The Number of Green Jobs are Growing by the Day

5 Tips for Making Your Information Shine

5 Things You Must Not Include on Your Resume

How Employers Interpret Mistakes on Resumes

This Simple Thing Is Killing Your Job Search. Here's How to Fix It

What Should I Say About My Education On My Resume?

The Do's and Don'ts of Cover Letter Salutations

These 2 Words Are Damaging Your Resume's Effectiveness

How to Maximize Your Resume Action Words to Wow the Employer

What Does Your Resume Really Say About You?

A Great Resume in 5 Words

Companies WANT to Hire Great People

5 Key Tips for a Stellar Key Skills Section

Biggest Resume Mistakes That Could Cost You the Job

Does Anyone Really Get Hired From Job Boards?

How to Write a Catchy Cover Letter