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How RezScore Grades Your Resume

Dear RezScorian, RezScore recently crossed the 100,000 resume uploads mark. It’s a huge milestone for us and we’re incredibly proud of what we’ve been able to accomplish. We’re also jittery with anticipation of where we go from here (1,000,000!!!!). But it’s time we had a talk. Over the past 6 months we’ve gathered an enormous [...]

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Guest Post: “Common Resume Mistakes”

Hello RezScorians! Here’s a guest post from Eric Barthels,  Recruiting Director at Three Pillars Recruiting, on some common resume mistakes. Eric is a total recruiting wizard and a great drinking buddy.   When creating / optimizing a resume, there are several common mistakes made by perspective candidates. 1) Remove your objective. I have never seen [...]

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Resume Tip of the Week #2

Well, how’s this for consistency? A new resume tip posted exactly one week apart! Here goes: A resume skills section should be SEO heaven. Make it keyword heavy – get found in databases. SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization. The idea here is simple – think of the words a recruiter or HR manager might [...]

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I hate writing resumes

This is a re-post (w/ slight edits) of a blog I wrote awhile ago for Freedom Resumes. I think it belongs on RezScore as well. _________________________________________________________________________________ I hate writing resumes. It’s a pain. There is nothing fun about it. It takes a large amount of time, mental and psychological commitment, and frankly, it’s hard to [...]

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