How to Handle a COVID-19 Gap on Your Resume

How to Handle a COVID-19 Gap on Your Resume

You were chugging right along at your job, doing well, meeting expectations, and then – BOOM! COVID-19 hit and threw the business world and economy into a tailspin. Through no fault of your own, you lost your job or were furloughed. It’s been several months and you’re...
Pandemic Interview Questions & How to Answer Them: Part 1

Pandemic Interview Questions & How to Answer Them: Part 1

This year has been a trying one—but we don’t have to tell you that. COVID-19 has completely reshaped our lives, both personally and professionally. Of course, the job market has been upended and a record number of people are out of work or underemployed.  As such, we...
4 Ways to Personalize Your Next Cover Letter

4 Ways to Personalize Your Next Cover Letter

Although there is a lot of debate around whether cover letters are necessary and if hiring managers even read them, a general rule of thumb is to err on the side of caution. That means including a cover letter. Worst case, it doesn’t get read. Best case, it gets read...
What Does it Mean to Make Your Resume Appeal to ATS?

What Does it Mean to Make Your Resume Appeal to ATS?

Long gone are the days where you head to a company and turn in your resume by hand. While some businesses accept hard copies, many have turned to digital processes. Nowadays, you submit your resume through an online portal or email it to a hiring manager. In fact,...