Your Resume, Your Personal Brand

As stated in a previous blog, interviews get you the job, but resumes get your foot in the door. Your job search will go nowhere without an eye-catching resume. And so, while many of the following tips might seem obvious to some, here are five helpful tips for turning that blank page into a winning resume...

Looking for Work? 7 Tips for a Remarkable Résumé

It's no secret that the legal job market is tough these days. If you're going to stand out, you need a fantastic résumé. Here are some tips: 1) Make a great first impression. How long do you think the average hiring manager looks at a résumé? Thirty seconds?...

How to Craft a Resume when You've Always been a Student

There are plenty of resume-writing tips out there for those of us with experience in our fields-using action verbs, formatting in an attractive and easy to read manner, highlighting only relevant employment. But how do you go about creating a resume that doesn't look empty when you've been a...

Six Tips for a Leaner, Meaner Resume

In today's social media age, you'd be better off taking resume cues from your Linked In page than your parents. Electronic submission and a tough economy means lots of resumes for HR people to sort through, and very little time and attention to devote to them. Your best bet for getting...