Overhaul your resume with these 2 frameworks

Writing a fantastic resume is not easy. Here are the most important things you need to know to substantially improve your resume right now.

I have a quick thought experiment for you.

Think about your resume. Now, forget about all those experiences that would seemingly make your resume perfect (4.0, president leadership roles, brand-name internships, etc.)

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How to use culture fit to impress your interviewer

Students often make the mistake of underestimating the importance of culture. Here’s how to ask tailored, unique questions to understand a company’s culture and impress the interviewer.

“What’s the culture like?” — the student asks the recruiter.

Probably the 4 most useless words in the job hunting process. You may not realize it, but what the student really means is: Continue reading “How to use culture fit to impress your interviewer”

Part 2: How to Stop Getting Rejected from Interviews

If you thought your job applications were actually being read, think again. This post shows you how to make sure decision-makers seriously consider your application.

Last week I explained my formula to land any interview you want:

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Part 1: How to Stop Getting Rejected from Interviews

How many internship and job listings have you applied to in the last month? This post explains why there is much more to recruiting than submitting your resume online.

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“After careful consideration, we regret to inform you that you have not been selected for an interview”

Look familiar? I used to get a lot of these emails – in the hundreds. Continue reading “Part 1: How to Stop Getting Rejected from Interviews”