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This Is What An A+ Resume Looks Like

Hello RezScorians! What does an A+ resume actually look like and what does it do to get an A+? It’s a question we get all the time. Here’s the short answer – go to www.rezscore.com and scroll down. Under “See A Demo” you’ll see a few images, and under those, links. Simply click on the [...]

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Meet An Awesome RezScorian

  As you already know, RezScore loves job-seekers! We’re constantly seeking ways to promote and enhance your job search, from offering our Free Resume Grader to our Skills Explorer to our Leaderboard. We have also been profiling job seekers who have submitted the very best resumes.  This week, we’re doing it a bit differently. We’re introducing [...]

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Hired in Stumptown: Your Job Search in Portland

Two months ago, we shared RezScore’s latest infographic with you, the loyal RezScorians. After combing through tons of data (with the help of our new Skills Explorer), analyzing what we found, and smashing it all together into an informative and attractive infographic we came up with several conclusions about the top ten job markets, in-demand [...]

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Thanks! How to Write An Expert Thank You Note

“Thanks.” It’s a simple word but means so much. Everyday, we thank others for opening doors, gifts we receive, and being there for us. Needless to say, “thanks” is important. At a time when giving thanks is downright trendy, I think I’ll take this opportunity to discuss the importance of giving thanks in your job [...]

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In the Hornet’s Nest: Your Job Search in Charlotte, NC

Two months ago, I shared RezScore’s latest infographic with you, the loyal RezScorians. After combing through tons of data (with the help of our new Skills Explorer), analyzing what we found, and smashing it all together into an informative and attractive infographic we came up with several conclusions about the top ten job markets, in-demand [...]

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Heading Mile-High: Your Job Search in Denver

Last month, I shared RezScore’s latest infographic with you, the loyal RezScorians. After combing through tons of data (with the help of our new Skills Explorer), analyzing what we found, and smashing it all together into an informative and attractive infographic we came up with several conclusions about the top ten job markets, in-demand job skills, and the [...]

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Meet A Unique Resume Writer: Kelly Q!

Resumes aren’t meant to fit in a cookie cutter. As the first thing an employer sees, you want your resume to be as unique as you are. While there are guidelines you should follow, a generic resume is the best way to find yourself at the bottom of the stack. So, when we came across [...]

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Heading to “Mildoggy”: Your Job Search in Milwaukee

Last month, I shared RezScore’s latest infographic with you, our loyal RezScorians. After combing through tons of data (with the help of our new Skills Explorer), analyzing what we found, and smashing it all together into an informative and attractive infographic we came up with several conclusions about the top ten job markets, in-demand job skills, [...]

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Cleveland Rocks! Job Searching in C-Town

Last month, I shared RezScore’s latest infographic with you, the loyal RezScorians. After combing through tons of data (with the help of our new Skills Explorer), analyzing what we found, and smashing it all together into an informative and attractive infographic we came up with several conclusions about the top ten job markets, in-demand job [...]

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Meet an A+ RezScorian: Peggy S!

As you probably know, we love our RezScorians. We’re 100,000 (and growing!) strong, and we think that’s just dandy. Because we love our RezScorians, I’d like to introduce a new weekly feature to the RezScore blog, Meet an A+ RezScorian! Each week, we will be profiling job seekers who have submitted the very best resumes [...]

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Trick or Treat! 4 Ways to Make an Unsolicited Resume Employer-Friendly

Trick-or-treating is a lot like the job search. Just like millions of children on Halloween night, job seekers dress up, pound the pavement, and ask perfect strangers for jobs (treats) or rejection (tricks). Just like trick-or-treating, job seekers run the risk of wasting time on employers who don’t respond or are just annoyed. When job [...]

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The RezScore Playlist: 4 Resume Tips from A Few Of Our Favorite Songs

It’s a given that everyone at RezScore is pretty hip to the resume game. After all, who else would give job seekers a resume grader, skills explorer, and this amazing blog? Exactly. However, did you know that we’re also big music fans too? From time to time, you can catch RezScore team members singing in the car, [...]

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Your Resume Goes to Washington: Job Searching in D.C.

Just two days ago, we shared RezScore’s latest infographic with you, the loyal RezScorians. After combing through tons of data (with the help of our new Skills Explorer), analyzing what we found, and smashing it all together into an informative and attractive infographic, we came up with several conclusions about the top ten job markets, [...]

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Resume Blasting: Helpful or Hurtful?

There’s more than one way to skin a cat. Man, what a gross phrase that is. It’s true, but all I can think about is that poor cat. Just like a cat, there is more than one way to go about your job search. There is not one right way to get hired, but there [...]

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Take Action! The Difference Between Active & Passive Resume Writing

As you know, we’re pretty obsessed with resumes. We love the way resumes work, writing them, the way they smell…. Nevermind. Since we’re all about helping our loyal RezScorians write the best resume possible and get their dream jobs, we’ve dedicated this blog, three times a week, to help with everything from bullet points to [...]

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Show Your Love for RezScore & Win a Prize!

Hello loyal RezScorians! The RezScore team is always looking for ways to reward our users. So, for the month of October, we are pleased to announce the beginning of the RezScore Twitter Raffle! When you receive a great grade from RezScore, we know you want to shout it from the rooftops, and that’s great. For [...]

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5 Easy Steps to Analyze Any Job Posting

If you’ve been a job seeker for longer than a day, you’ve probably been around your fair share of job postings and job boards. Shoot, just typing “job” into Google yields a solid page of nothing but job boards, chock full of job postings. Initially, these listings look like millions of tiny opportunities, just waiting [...]

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Our 4 Favorite Resume Hacks

Believe it or not, but we love resumes. We love their usefulness, their flexible nature, and the fact a resume gets you hired (who doesn’t love that?). Since we’re all about resumes and we’re just a smidge nerdy, we’ve naturally come up with our very own set of resume hacks that are handy to just [...]

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Update Your Resume Challenge #2: Create Your Own Resume Template

If you’ve been following the prestigious, quasi-official RezScore blog (we know you have been), then you know all about the fact that September is ‘International Update Your Resume Month’! That means, this September everyone (yes, even you, Mr. I-already-have-a-job-Jones) should pull out their resumes, dust them off, and update them for those unexpected opportunities around every [...]

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Where to Draw the Line Between Putting Your Best Foot Forward & Lying in Your Job Search

Put your best foot forward! is a pretty common phrase, and if you’ve been in the job search for more than two seconds, then you’ve probably been advised to do so. We’re big fans of the phrase. After all, we’re all about giving you the tools to write your very best resume — and your [...]

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