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Cover Letters to Get You Hired

Cover Letters to Get You Hired

Without a cover letter, your resume is missing something.

By Kay Peterson, Ph. D.
Published March 18, 2009
Build the Perfect Resume

Build the Perfect Resume

Build the perfect resume with these helpful tips.

Kay Peterson, Ph.D.
Published September 3, 2008
10 Cover Letter Don'ts

10 Cover Letter Don'ts

Avoid these 10 mistakes, and make your first impression a good and lasting one.

By Kim Isaacs, Monster Resume Expert
Published March 18, 2009
How to Get an Employer's Attention in 20 Seconds

How to Get an Employer's Attention in 20 Seconds

I review a lot of resumes, and they often land in my mailbox with the exact same titles: resume.doc or resume.pdf. Can you say boring? Try these alternatives to stand out ...

By Jessica Holbrook Hernandez
Published February 18, 2011
Five Resume Tips for College Students

Five Resume Tips for College Students

Having a resume on hand is vital.

By Kim Isaacs, Monster Resume Expert
Published March 19, 2009
Don't Miss Out on Your Dream Job

Don't Miss Out on Your Dream Job

Utilize this resume critique as you learn how to make a resume.

Published December 3, 2012
Health Care Resume Tips

Health Care Resume Tips

Score a great job in health care with these health care resume tips.

By Kim Isaacs
Published June 8, 2007
Seven First-Time Resume Concerns

Seven First-Time Resume Concerns

Conquer your seven first-time resume concerns.

By Peter Vogt, MonsterTRAK Career Coach
Published January 22, 2013
Format Your Resume

Format Your Resume

Format your resume in a way that will get it noticed.

By Roxana Hadad
Published June 5, 2007
Resume Tip: Use Numbers

Resume Tip: Use Numbers

A great resume tip is to use numbers.

By Peter Vogt
Published September 3, 2008
Oops!  Common Resume Mistakes

Oops! Common Resume Mistakes

These mistakes will send your resume on a trip-- to the nearest garbage can.

By Carrie Greenberg
Published December 3, 2012
Powerful Words for a Winning Resume

Powerful Words for a Winning Resume

Check out these powerful words for a winning resume.

By Roxana Hadad
Published March 12, 2009
Ten Cover Letter Don'ts

Ten Cover Letter Don'ts

Make no mistake on your cover letter with these ten cover letter don'ts.

By Kim Isaacs, Monster Resume Expert
Published June 8, 2007
Common Resume Blunders

Common Resume Blunders

Don't miss a chance on your dream job with these common resume blunders.

By Kim Isaacs
Published June 5, 2007
Top Eight Resources for a Resume Critique

Top Eight Resources for a Resume Critique

You've decided you need a second opinion on your resume, but where should you turn? We've gathered the top eight resources for resume critiques, as well as the pros and cons ...

By Kim Isaacs, Monster Resume Expert
Published September 5, 2008
Put Your Education to Work

Put Your Education to Work

Put your education to work in your resume.

By Kim Isaacs
Published June 8, 2007
Health Care Internship Resumes - Ask Kim Isaacs

Health Care Internship Resumes - Ask Kim Isaacs

Ask Kim Isaacs, the expert, about health care internship resumes.

By Kim Isaacs
Published June 8, 2007
Your Resume's Look Is as Important as Its Content

Your Resume's Look Is as Important as Its Content

Appearance definitely matters when it comes to your resume.

By Peter Vogt, MonsterTRAK Career Coach
Published March 19, 2009
The One-Size-Fits-All Resume Usually Fits Nothing

The One-Size-Fits-All Resume Usually Fits Nothing

Personalize your resume for the best results.

By Peter Vogt, MonsterTRAK Career Coach
Published March 19, 2009
Resume Builders for Returning Students

Resume Builders for Returning Students

Learn more about resume builders for returning students.

Published March 12, 2009