Tags90Days Audio Balance Books CareerManagement Careers Change Clarity Coaching Cohesion CohesiveLeadership Communication Confidence Culture Diversity Engagement Healthy Conflict HighPotential Hiring Humor Influence Innovation InsideNetworking Interviewing Introvert/Extravert JobSearch Leadership LinkedIn Luck Mentor Networking Persistence Power Productivity Purpose Resumes SelfAwareness Strategy SweetSpot Talent Teams Vibrancy
Tag Archives: Resumes
Every resume tells a story. Actually, if you do it right, every resume tells four to seven stories, but I’m getting ahead of my self.
Getting hired is first and foremost, a sales job. Selling anything is hard, and selling yourself is the hardest. This is what makes polishing your resume such an art, and interviewing so difficult. Somewhere, somehow you have to convince a handful of people that you are the perfect person for the job. What do you say? How much detail do you include?
We know what doesn’t work: too many details and mind-numbing facts about what you’ve done. Oh sure, you must include some details and facts. Unfortunately, facts alone rarely convince anyone.