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How to Boost Your CV with Freelance Work

When you’re entering the career ladder, it’s extremely difficult when you’re on the bottom rung. I don’t have to tell you that employees are looking for experienced workers but how you can gain experience without that first role? It’s a vicious cycle that’s starting to make unemployed people around the world lose hope. However, there is something you can do to boost your CV while earning real-life experience that your future recruiters are... Read more

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9 Critical Mistakes to Avoid When Applying for a Job in IT

IT and development jobs are among the most desirable careers in 2017. As a developer with a few years of experience, it's easy to find many suitable roles and choose the one that best meets your career path and lifestyle. Although jobs are abundant, it's still important to avoid these critical mistakes when you're applying for a new role. Having a Good Resume When applying for a job in IT, like any other job, a strong resume... Read more

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Personal Branding - Why and How?

Personal Branding is to market one-self and his or her career. It is all about holding or building up a prescribed image of oneself through promotion and publicity. In today’s digital world, it is even easier since you can do a lot of marketing online. Why do you need to build a personal brand? In order to establish yourself in today’s competitive world, you need attain a stature through packaging and strategizing. This will help you to... Read more

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8 Ways to Get a Better Job Fast

If you’re struggling to find opportunities in a tight market or if you’re looking to get out of a dead end career, there are ways to get a better job fast. You do not have to reinvent the wheel; a resume, an online profile and other credentials remain the standard qualifications to land a good job. You just need to find ways to stand out among others looking to land the same job as you. Here are 8... Read more

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Why Every Professional Should Have A Personal Website

When it comes to finding a job or internship, it can be difficult to set yourself apart from the sea of resumes and cover letters, while still remaining professional. Having a personal website - which often features your bio, contact information and portfolio - is a great strategy to showcase your work and to help you stand out from other candidates. Still not convinced? Here are five reasons why you should create a personal website for your dream career! 1. It Makes... Read more

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12 Phrases That Don’t Belong On Your Resume

re not making any of these common mistakes. Here are twelve phrases not to include on your resume – as well as why you should avoid them wherever possible. 1. Best of breed Why it needs to go: One survey from CareerBuilder found that this term turns hiring managers off more than any other term. 2. Able to meet deadlines Why it needs to go: Being able to meet deadlines is a fundamental part of every job. Boasting that you’re... Read more

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Branding Yourself Online [Infographic]

and define your personal brand has now become a field of core interest. Starting your personal online brand with your own blog or website can turn out to be an amazing adventure. And it will keep evolving just like your career. If the modern career lifespan is no longer tied to a single organization, then it’s time for you to be flexible and start building your personal brand online. Let’s check out some killer tips that can help... Read more

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How to Write a Resume When You’re Just Out of College

solid career objective, start by identifying the specific skills and traits which the employer has emphasized in the job description. Add these qualities to your career objective and your employer will definitely watch you from a different perspective. Including a career objective may face a lot of criticism. Some people even see it as outdated, but the purpose is often misunderstood. The purpose of the career objective is not to tell the hiring manager what you are hoping to achieve... Read more

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Applying for Internships and Jobs at Startups

the dream organizations of thousands of people who join the workforce every year, both techies and non-techies alike. Not to mention the fact that having Google or Microsoft on your CV is sure to springboard you to a successful career, regardless of the field of work you are in! Why Join a Startup? Photo by Philippe Lewicki, used under CC BY / Desaturated from original Although joining an established company has countless perks, there are many different reasons why joining... Read more

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8 Tips To Help Create A Resume

employer what you can do. List your experiences instead, focusing on the work you've done that makes you a valuable employee now. 4. Focus on achievements Make a section to focus on the achievements you've had in your career. These show the reader that you're looking to better yourself, and the company that you work with. 5. Don't forget your referees Don't forget to include the names of referees that can vouch for your experience... Read more

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Secrets of How to Become a Freelance Writer in College

can sell. However, you do have them. Even if you don’t craft designs or code, you can still write. That’s what all students are taught to do at school - and that’s what you can turn into a career. Moreover, it’s a very diverse job as you are able to work in various niches and craft different types of texts, starting from articles and ending with ads. So what exactly do you need to do to start... Read more

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“Haves and “Have Nots” for Resumes – 11 New Rules

they may skip that title and just begin with the “Professional Summary.” You can put an engaging headline at the very top of your resume, and yours will grab some initial attention. Of course, your headline must relate to your career and/or the position for which you are applying, such as “Web designer with a Creative Edge.” Have that Resume Somewhere Online and Coordinate Everything: Maybe several places. If you have a website, it should obviously be there; it... Read more

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6 Easy Tools to Help You Write a Better Resume and Track its Performance

resume templates in Word, PSD & MAC that will help you stand out to hiring managers. LiveCareer Many jobseekers consider this to be a one-stop shop. Livecareer offers traditional a resume builder, cover letter building tools, as well as a career assessment which matches your identified strengths into specific career paths. It also features a resume review section which connects you with a professional in order to polish your resume. Hemingway Editor Hemingway Editor is an application that helps make... Read more

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7 Effective Tips for a Successful Engineering Resume

It takes up significant space on your resume and might also hurt your candidacy. Many solid candidates are passed over because the objective on the resume does not match the specifics of the job post. However, if you are changing careers or shifting to careers outside the field of your education, objectives are definitely essential. But for an engineering resume, instead of a career objective section, you can include a qualifications summary. A qualifications summary will list the strongest skills... Read more

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6 Step Strategy That Will Simplify Your Recruiting Process

you find out your potential hire has accepted another offer! It could be a sore miss for you. Lengthy recruiting process is a bottleneck. Here are other bottlenecks that complicate your recruiting process: Insufficient information about the company culture. Your career page is not user-friendly. You have a long drawn application process, some of it may even be outdated. No follow-up on application or interview. Step #3. Engage Hiring Panel Hiring managers are key to a successful recruiting... Read more

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CakeResume Guide

most essential assets to them. Furthermore, your resume is providing the details of your working life, which include all of the jobs you have held. Also included is a list of skills, which you have developed across your education and careers. Nevertheless, remember that your resume is not your biography. On the average, an employer will take at most twenty seconds to be able to screen all of the incoming resumes and at most, around twenty minutes once the resume... Read more

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CakeResume for Freelancers

personal website and include it in your profile in Freelancer.com. By doing so, whatever craft you are engaging in as a freelancer might not just your pastime or hobby but a job that awaits more opportunities for your successful career. CakeResume has provided opportunities to number of job hunters and job enthusiast toward achieving their goals in life, which is to become hired and to earn trust from potential employers and customers. Being self-employed does not mean that... Read more

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10 Inspiring Personal Branding Quotes [Infographic]

deliver to others. William Arruda , Personal Branding Guru Everyone has a personal brand – by design or by default. Lida Citroën , Personal Branding Expert Your personal brand serves as your best protection against business factors you can’t control. Dan Schawbel , Career and Workplace Expert It’s important to build a personal brand because it’s the only thing you’re going to have. Your reputation online, and in the new business world is pretty much the game, so you’ve... Read more

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CakeResume for Developers

found on the site, all you have to do is to just choose, simply drag, and drop it to your resume. If ever you would want to add something, do not worry for you can embed photos, links, videos and other online tools that will best enhance and improve your assets as a developer. If you want to create something great on your career as a developer, then try CakeResume and enjoy the benefits you’ll get out of it!... Read more

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5 Ways to Build an Unstoppable Personal Brand in 2016

who are out there doing their thing in the best possible way. If you’re around powerful people who are pursuing their dreams, chances are you’ll want to do the same. As you grow up together and build successful careers, these are also the people you’ll likely end up working with, and forming partnerships with. Today, added emphasis is placed on personal branding, especially in the online world and so, it’s extremely important to know why you... Read more