Tag Archives: video resumes

Does your resume suffer from TL;DR?

TL;DR has become a part of the digital lexicon as feedback that a comment, post, or article was “Too Long” and thus the audience “Didn’t Read”. While this cheeky acronym can often come off a little harsh, the sentiment has value. In order to keep a reader’s attention, your story must be concise and compelling. This […]

Successful companies hire the best people, not the best resumes

You’ve probably heard “Successful companies hire the best people, not the best resumes.” It makes sense. Companies want to know you can perform the functional duties of the job AND you’re someone they’d want to work with. Qualities such as integrity, collaboration, dependability, resilience and empathy are correlated with high-performing teams and are the building blocks […]

Will recruiters spot your biggest accomplishments?

You’re great at what you do. Heck, you probably have awards and achievements to prove it. The year you earned “top teacher” in your school district. Or the time you changed a business process that saved your company six figures. Or when the innovative ad campaign you led was acknowledged for creative excellence. But what […]