Are you worried that your applications are going into a black hole? How do you help your resume and cover letter stand out in a crowded job search market? Join award-winning author and regular Friday Forum presenter Danny Rubin (Col ’06) as he shares his innovative approach to job/internship applications. He will change your thinking […]
Career Event Tag: Resumes
Communication skills are critical to any career. That’s because people who write and speak with confidence are able to move ahead faster than the competition. Join UVA alumnus and author Danny Rubin for a practical webinar on how to impress an employer at different stages of the hiring process. Danny will walk you step-by-step through […]
Have you ever submitted a resume online only to have it disappear into the employer’s internet black hole? Just like the old expression “beauty is in the eye of the beholder”, although you think your resume is a perfect match, recruiters and automated Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) may not agree. Chris Matthews, with 15 years […]
Writing skills are a critical part of a career in any industry. When we learn to compose emails with impact, they can lead to new relationships and change our path forever. Join communications expert and author Danny Rubin for an engaging, practical webinar on how to write with poise and leave the reader wanting more. […]
A well-crafted résumé is essential to opening the doors to the opportunities you seek. You need to think of your résumé as a sales tool designed to sell you in the professional direction in which you want to go. Back by popular demand, Larry Braman presents an updated webinar on creating your best résumé! Larry […]
In this challenging employment market, you must develop and manage a variety of personal, print, and web resources. Additionally, you have to explore deeper places within yourself for the strength and guidance you need to be successful when your job search takes longer than expected. In this webinar, Tom Bachhuber will bring creative ideas for […]
Ever wonder what happens when you submit your resume to a corporate website? Do you want to know what gets a recruiter’s attention? Join Patrick Payne, recruiting manager at Amazon, as he shares insider secrets about what a recruiter really looks for in your application materials, and how you can best market yourself for your […]
America’s military veterans represent a strategic recruiting resource for companies seeking top talent. With current skills, proven experience and an enviable work ethic, veterans are valued employees who contribute from Day One. Join Ralph Ricardo as he provides tips and advice to veteran job seekers on how to translate their military experiences into civilian resumes […]
Your resume is not a biography — it’s a sales tool; wherever you are in your career, a well-crafted resume is essential to opening the doors to the opportunities you seek. Larry Braman, ’87, a Los Angeles-based career consultant who helps clients nationwide, tells you how to take your resume to the next level and make you stand out from the crowd.
What does your job title really mean? Does it convey all you can do? Avoid the trap of assuming your job title tells prospective employers what you know how to do; know and use your transferrable skills!