A resume is a candidate’s reflection, which is why it is important to create one that provides a positive one. Resumes are hardly interesting reads which is why they need to be something extraordinary for a hiring manager to be truly interested in them. A compelling and to-the-point resume leads to interview opportunities. Here […]

Becoming a recruiter’s favorite candidate is never easy. There are a million things that you need to do to earn his or her favor. One thing that is bound to bring results is providing information of your skills. A hiring manager who is given an entire list of the candidate’s skills in a plate, is […]


A letter of introduction was a popular document at the time when resumes were nothing more than mere thought. In essence, a letter of introduction took the place of a resume and a cover letter, detailing why a candidate was suitable for an advertised position. With the introduction of the resume, introduction letters took the […]

The debate continues – to include a resume objective or not? Let’s end the debate here – do put in one. When you write an objective, you are defining your career path – a resume feature that no employer can deny liking. It is easy for an employer to see what qualifications you have in […]

If you’ve ever wondered why your perfectly written resume did not bring you interviews or even a call of acknowledgement from the employer, you may be doing something wrong. And the most probable thing is that you either forgot to include a skills section in your resume, or included it in a not so becoming […]

Position Overview An office secretary is considered one of the most important individual in any setting. Since it is her responsibility to make sure that everything is in order and that all clerical and administrative systems are running smoothly, it is important for her to be excellent at what she does. Some common tasks of […]

Guidelines During an interview for office secretary position, be prepared to discuss negative experiences that you may have had. An interviewer will do all that he can to make you stumble and give the wrong answer, eventually striking you off the list of possible candidates. Do not let him win. Where negative experiences are concerned, […]