Posts tagged "resume"

Make It Work: Update Your Resume, Please

Updating your resume is on par with doing your taxes and cleaning your bathroom — a task that is unpleasant and irritatingly time-consuming, but absolutely necessary every once in a while. Chances are, your resume hasn’t been updated since the last time you were looking for work. I should update my resume, you think to yourself. Real adults have

Megan Reynolds / January 12, 2015

Make It Work: How To Write A Cover Letter That Doesn’t Suck

We all have to work, whether we like it or not. It doesn’t have to be the worst thing, but it’s not always the best. Let’s tackle work issues as they come, when they come, together. Join me every Monday with The Frisky’s new column, Make It Work. Also, follow me on Twitter and holler

Megan Reynolds / November 17, 2014

How A Brony Applies For A Job

It’s a “My Little Pony”-themed resume. Yes, yes it is. And it refers to the potential employee as a pony. Be afraid, be very afraid. [Dorkly]…

Julie Gerstein / August 26, 2013

You’re Hired! 26 Tips To Help You Score The Job You Want

As anyone who’s had a frustrating conversation with their parents knows, the job market just ain’t what it used to be. Where our parents generation may have switched jobs four or five times in a lifetime, these days, it’s far more common for people to change jobs — and sometimes whole careers — at least…

Julie Gerstein / February 13, 2013