Your Resume, American Style

A resume is a lot like a CV, or so many people believe. Both are supposed to give employers a clear picture of your education, qualifications, and job history. But there’s a big difference between the two documents. 

A CV is normally written according to a strict formula: biographical information + dates + places + your job responsibilities + your skills, educational background, and qualifications. Gaps between jobs must be explained and justified. Your employment history needs to be squeaky-clean, or else!   Read More...