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Testing for Your Future

Testing for Your Future

The CLA+ is a voluntary test that’s a tool which allows students to market themselves to future employers.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published October 9, 2013
Diversify Your Resume

Diversify Your Resume

You want your resume to say something about what type of person you are, your work ethic and what you’re capable of accomplishing.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published July 1, 2013
Paying to Intern

Paying to Intern

Students, it seems, are so desperate for experience that they’re not only willing to work for free, but to pay to do so.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published May 29, 2013
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
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
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
How NOT to Write a Cover Letter

How NOT to Write a Cover Letter

Get your cover letter noticed, not laughed at.

By Kizzy Preston
Published February 17, 2012
Financial Analyst Job Resume Sample

Financial Analyst Job Resume Sample

Resume Test

Published November 29, 2011
School Teacher Sample Resume

School Teacher Sample Resume

Teaching is a competitive field, but if you’re a teacher, you already know that. What you may not know is how to make your resume stand out against the crowd of ...

Published November 29, 2011
Receptionist Resume

Receptionist Resume

Make a great first impression. Revamp your resume with the help of our samples. Download PDF Next sample: School Teacher »

Published November 29, 2011
Race, Sex and Religion on Your Resume

Race, Sex and Religion on Your Resume

What to include and leave out on your resume.

By Kim Isaacs, Monster Resume Expert
Published June 9, 2011
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
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
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
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
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
Top Ten Cover Letter Tips

Top Ten Cover Letter Tips

Land your dream job with these top ten cover letter tips.

By Damon Brown and Kay Peterson, Ph. D.
Published March 13, 2009
Resumes for Techies

Resumes for Techies

What you should include on your resume for techies.

By Kim Isaacs, Monster Resume Expert
Published March 12, 2009
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