6 Things NOT to Include on Your Resume

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Summer is a great time of the year to be looking for a job. Many candidates take time off, meaning there’s less competition for you for the best opportunities. However, before you assume you’re a shoo-in for your dream job, you need to write a great resume, one that persuades the hiring manager to call… Read more »

Why You’re Not Hearing Back After Applying

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Your job search is stressful enough. When you don’t hear back after applying, it can be downright confounding. Is there a reason employers aren’t responding to your resume or application? Could you be doing something wrong? It depends on the situation. Keep in mind, though; it’s a common occurrence for many job candidates. And when… Read more »

7 Scary Resume Mistakes to Avoid this Fall

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You’ve been applying to job after job, anxiously awaiting an email or a phone call. As time goes on, and you hear nothing but crickets, you’re left to wonder: am I underqualified? If you’re applying for jobs that are a good fit for your background, then probably not. It likely has more to do with… Read more »

How to Optimize Your Resume & Get it into the Hands of Hiring Managers

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With summer nearly over, you might be thinking about starting up a job search this fall. Before you do, you need to have a strong resume ready to go. To ensure you get called for interviews, it must showcase your strengths and abilities. In today’s world, it also has to be optimized for Applicant Tracking… Read more »

Resumes 101: Tips for Listing Multiple Jobs at One Company

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At your last employer, you worked your way up in your first department and have held a variety of different positions in other departments, as well. Your career shows great progress – that’s the good news. The bad news is you’re not sure how to properly illustrate it all on your resume without it getting… Read more »

5 Reasons Hiring Managers are Rejecting Your Resume

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As top Phoenix recruiters, PrideStaff knows your resume is your ticket into the hiring process. When you have a great resume, you’ll dramatically increase your chance of getting called for an interview. A weak resume riddled with red flags, however, will undermine your best efforts. So what resume mistakes must you avoid? Here’s a look… Read more »

5 Secrets to a Perfectly Polished Resume

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Whether you’re searching for a new job, or happy in your current one, your resume should always be up to date. However, if it’s been a while since you’ve touched yours, it’s hard to know where to begin. Here are 5 tips for polishing your resume – and transforming it into a document that gets… Read more »

Ten Phrases That Could Kill Your Resume!

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Is your resume full of meaningless, throwaway terms like “great communication skills?” When hiring managers read your resume, is their first reaction to throw it out because it doesn’t say anything they want to hear? Here are 10 overused phrases that mean nothing anymore and just clutter your resume: Team Player. Everyone says they’re a… Read more »

Career Seeker Workshop – Benefiting MDA (Muscular Dystrophy Association)

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[SlideDeck id=’49’ width=’100%’ height=’370px’] Help us support Muscular Dystrophy Association How: PrideStaff will be hosting a Career Seeker Workshop When: Saturday March 10th from 9:00am to Noon Where: PrideStaff –  Tempe Office –  1625 W University Drive Suite 113, Tempe, AZ 85281 What will the Career Seeker Workshop include? •             Resume Review and Writing Tips •             How… Read more »