By Mary Jo King, NCRW, NCOPE Many employers prefer to hire locally to avoid hiring delays and relocation costs. Some […]
By Mary Jo King, NCRW, NCOPE There are two traditional formats for résumés. Most common is the chronological format, which presents your […]
By Mary Jo King, NCRW, NCOPE Your challenge is to make the first cut:  those initial seconds when the hiring authority […]
By Mary Jo King, NCRW, NCOPE Looking for work is a full-time job . . . conducting research, upgrading your […]
By Mary Jo King, NCRW, NCOPE If you are dropping off, mailing, emailing, or uploading your résumé, you must include a […]
By Mary Jo King, NCRW, NCOPE This page features links on a variety of job search and resume-related subjects compiled […]
By Mary Jo King, NCRW, NCOPE More than 70% of résumés do not survive online applicant tracking systems (ATS). More […]
By Mary Jo King, NCRW, NCOPE Like it or not, applicant tracking software systems (ATS) are here to stay. ATS are […]
By Mary Jo King, NCRW, NCOPE Most social media profiles have a lot in common.  Get one in good shape, and […]
By Mary Jo King, NCRW, NCOPE If you’re a client of mine, you’ve had the speech: Don’t wait to find […]