Guide to writing an effective resume

How To Write an Effective Resume [A Practical Guide]

So you've read thousands of job ads and picked out the ones that sound like they're tailor-made for you.

But ask yourself this: is your resume tailor-made for them?

If the answer is no, stop what you're doing. Before sending off your application hoping to get a job interview, you need to make sure you have an effective resume.

We're talking about the sort of resume that positively screams “don't waste time reading those other applications, you've already found the right person for the job”!

Luckily, you've come to exactly the right place. Welcome to our practical guide to writing the perfect resume quickly and easily!

So what are you waiting for?

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Choosing the right photo for your resume

How to Choose an Effective Photo for Your Resume

The photo/no photo question is a common dilemma for job seekers. But does your resume actually need a profile picture?

It's a question that's definitely worth asking:

Headhunters and agencies are in fact receiving increasing numbers of resumes containing a photo of the candidate.

Some have welcomed the trend, which reflects the increasingly “visual” nature of our society.

Others prefer a traditional resume, containing only a candidate's skills and competencies and no photographs, to avoid the potential for discrimination.

To photo, or not to photo, that is the question...

But fear not! All your doubts will be answered by the practical tips contained in this article…

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