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15 Resume Writing Tips for Your Next Promotion

Your manager shared the good news that you are perfect for a new job opportunity at work. The next step is to write a resume for your manager to send to human resources. You have one day to create an impeccable document to be considered for the opportunity. What do you do next? The skill Continued »

How to Job Search while You’re Employed

Are you tired of your current job? Are you tired of not being paid what you deserve or do you just want to escape an overwhelming workload and overbearing managers? Often the easy decision is deciding that you want to quit but the real challenge is how to search for a new job while still employed. How do Continued »

5 Resume Writing Rules To Engage The Reader

If you are actively looking to apply for a job, you have to have a resume that best represents you. Here are a few rules to follow to make your resume stand out to the hiring manager and get you one step closer to your dream job. 1. Keep it simple. It is tempting to include everything you’ve Continued »

5 ways to make a successful career change

If you’re thinking about switching career paths, our experts here at Adzuna HQ have some excellent advice on how to get the ball rolling. Don’t get bogged down. Thinking about your perfect career can be as daunting as the idea of finding your perfect partner, ‘the one’ that completes you, the ying to your yang. Continued »

Resume Typos Your Spell-Checker Won’t Notice

Typos in your cover letter or resume are a sure-fire way to get your application chucked directly in the trash. First impressions count for everything and while our trusty spell-checkers will catch most mistakes, there are some misused words or mistakes that will slip through the cracks. Fortunately and unfortunately for us, English is one Continued »

3 Tips For Showcasing Your Value On Your Resume

It is no secret that hiring managers receive hundreds if not thousands of resumes and they have just a few seconds to read each one. To get past the first stage your resume has to speak to the recruiter as quickly and as clearly as possible. You have to flaunt your value, sing it from Continued »

How To Nail Post-Summer Job Search For Graduates

Landing a summer internship is one of the best ways for graduates to secure a full-time job after graduation. These summer internships are the key to getting your foot in the door of your industry of choice, learn some necessary skills and meet the influential movers and shakers. Before this, you may have Never assume it’s too Continued »

How Many Of These Powerful Verbs Are In Your Resume?

90% of all resumes are packed with the same tired 4 verbs (led, handled, managed, responsible for) when it comes to describing your experience and accomplishments. Don’t be that person. Hiring managers have heard these boring words over and over again. Use your imagination. There are hundreds of interesting and powerful verbs that you could Continued »