Deciding Which Jobs to Include on Your Resume

Deciding Which Jobs to Include on Your Resume

If you’ve had a long or varied career history, including every job you’ve held on your resume just isn’t realistic or effective. Your resume could end up becoming way longer and more complex than it needs to be. It could also lead to confusion about who you are as a...
Tips for Tightening Up Your Cover Letter

Tips for Tightening Up Your Cover Letter

Though the debate rages on regarding resume length, many people are in agreement that your cover letter should be short and sweet – no more than one page. There are always exceptions, but this is the general rule of thumb. If you’re onto a second page and still have...
Should References Be Included on Your Resume?

Should References Be Included on Your Resume?

One of the most common mistakes the team at Grammar Chic sees when it comes to resumes is the dreaded “References available upon request” line, or, even worse, actual references listed on the resume. This practice is far outdated, and it’s time to remove this content...