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How to approach job search after a long term employment?
Monsters career experts often receive questions about how to handle job-hopping and long periods of unemployment on the resume. But occasionally  More...
CV Dos and Don'ts
It takes at least two days to write a superb new application, addressing the issues and organising the information so that you sell yourself. The More...
Handle Your Work Hiatus On Your Resume
Your number one priority when writing a CV and a covering letter is to imagine what the reader wants to know and hear. And what the recruiter wan More...
A complete guide on CV preparation
CVs are called a variety of things . There is no universally accepted format. The most important attribute of a successful CV is that it clearly More...
Writing Your First Professional CV
It takes at least two days to write a superb new application, addressing the issues and organising the information so that you sell yourself. The More...
The Art of Superior Communication
Your number one priority when writing a CV and a covering letter is to imagine what the reader wants to know and hear. And what the recruiter wan More...
Sample Job Objectives
Program Development, Coordination, and Administration ... especially in a people-oriented organization where there is a need to assure broad coop More...
Top Ten Reasons Why You Need a Cover Letter
Your cover letter presents your intentions, qualifications, and availability to a prospective employer in a succinct, appealing format. Its your  More...
Use Additional Information to Your Advantage
Monster Resume Expert The Additional Information section in Monsters Resume Builder is optional, but you can use it to help you secure more job i More...
How to write an impressive resume!
WHENyou apply for a job opening, dozens of candidates have probably done the same. So, how do you ensure your resume stands out from the pile? Wh More...
Looking for a job in Social Media? Here's what to include in your resume
Having a job in social media means more than just posting cat pictures all day.Usually.Your resume is often the first impression you make with an More...
Make each word count! Top 10 tips for a winning resume
A powerful resume is the first crucial step to start a job search. It is the door to an interview and later to a job. A recruiter typically spend More...
Five things an employer wants to see on your resume
In his bestselling e-book, Resumes are Dead, author Richie Norton describes what a job application needs to say about you. Its not about how smar More...
Best Practices: How to write an outstanding resume
Your resume is the most important document in your job search. It is an employers first glimpse of you. Recruiters look at thousands of resumes e More...
How to write an effective cover letter - 9 tips to get you started
If a resume is the steel framework of a building, then a cover letter is its brick and mortar. A document that accompanies your resume, it fills  More...
Top resume writing tips for employees over 40
Finding a new job can be a challenging experience at any age. But as you get older, youll find yourself confronted with newer obstacles. Most com More...
5 Rules for writing an effective cover letter
A good resume can score you a job. But a well-crafted cover letter can help your CV get noticed. In todays era of online job applications, many c More...
6 Questions to ask yourself when writing your resume
In the modern workplace, the resume has been reinvented as a smartly crafted marketing pitch that sells you as a candidate to prospective employe More...
5 tips to edit your resume like an expert
The last few years have seen the evolution of the resume. So much so that job seekers now hire professional resume writers to write or edit their More...
8 Common cover letter mistakes you make when applying via email
A good cover letter is essential to make a good first impression on a prospective employer. The best of resumes can be ruined by a poorly written More...
5 Best-of-class visual resume templates to take inspiration from
Theres no question: Youre far more interesting than your resume lets on.You have an A work ethic, an impressive portfolio of skills, and an epic  More...
3 Mistakes you can't afford to make on your resume [Video]
Simply spell-checking your resume isnt enough. If you want to make an impression on a potential employer, your curriculum vitae shouldnt read lik More...
3 Steps to land the job of your dreams: Get it right from the resume stage [Video]
Found the job of your dreams? Dont wait till you come face-to-face with your potential employer to make an impression. You need to get it right f More...
Expert Speak: Three tips to writing an unbeatable resume [Video]
On an average, a recruiter spends 5-7 seconds looking at your resume. So how do you catch his/her attention in that fleeting moment?We asked glob More...
Out-of-the-box things people have done to get their resumes noticed
Its something you work on painstakingly but how much time do you think a recruiter spends on your resume? Ten minutes. Not even close. Five minut More...
Career Articles
Relocation Negotiation
Monster Contributing WriterSooner or later, many of you will take jobs that require you and your fam...
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Managing anger at workplace and how to keep your cool
Mad that you were passed over for a big promotion again? Livid that the bootlickers always seem to g...
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Use Additional Information to Your Advantage
Monster Resume Expert The Additional Information section in Monsters Resume Builder is optional, but...
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Dealing with Questions about Salary History
Q: How do I respond to the salary history question when I am currently grossly underpaid for the wor...
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