Monthly Archives: February 2013

Feb 13

Job descriptions can suck too

By Scot Herrick | Job Search

Job skills on a resume that match job skills on a job description is a job candidate’s greatest win. Why? Because the greater the number of job skills that match, the better the chance the resume-reading machines and the people reading resumes will conclude you have the job skills to do the job. That’s a […]

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Feb 12

The resume lie does not work

By Scot Herrick | Job Search

The other day, I went up to my fellow project manager and asked how it was going with his project. The normal stuff, of course — resources, time to do quality work, making sure to hit the timeline. The resource question was the most interesting. The project was understaffed. Why? Even though there were lots […]

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