Social Media Law and the Job Search

Social Media Law and the Job Search

Back in 2009, 22-year-old Connor Riley was offered a job at Cisco. She celebrated by tweeting, “Cisco offered me a job! Now I have to weigh the utility of a fatty paycheck against the daily commute to San Jose and hating the work.” Cisco unfortunately didn’t find this...
The Resume – But Not as We Know It

The Resume – But Not as We Know It

The idea of the traditional resume is gone. Today employers are looking for something a little different, something that stands out from the crowd. With a world of technology at the fingertips of candidates, there is a greater expectation for them to go the extra...
10 online tools to create visual resumes

10 online tools to create visual resumes

Today’s challenging job market inspires candidates to find new techniques for ensuring that their resumes are read by recruiters and potential employers. One of these strategies is a visual resume, which is particularly relevant to those who work in the creative...
How To Write a Resume

How To Write a Resume

This article first appeared on Open Colleges. CareerBuilder, a large international job seeking site, recently did a survey where they asked nearly 3,000 hiring managers to share some of the most unusual and memorable applications they had received over the years, the...