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Stay Marketable, Even When You Are Happy

17-Apr-2017
By Michael Scriver on PeopleCorner – Powered by PeopleScout You may have only just started a new position. Maybe you are happily working your dream job, and have been happy for some time now. It’s even more likely that you consider yourself part of the group of professionals that have simply fallen into the eventual slump –... read more

How to Answer “Tell Me About a Time When…” Interview Questions

07-Apr-2017
By Lily Zhang on The Muse You’ve reviewed your resume, practiced your elevator pitch, and reviewed a few stories you can share during the interview. All is well, and you’re feeling confident. And when the interviewer says, “Tell me about a time you disagreed with your supervisor,” you are ready to go and launch straight... read more

31 Attention-Grabbing Cover Letter Examples

07-Apr-2017
By The Daily Muse Editor on The Muse Traditional cover letter wisdom tells you to start a cover letter with something to the effect of: Dear Sir or Madam, I am writing to apply for the position of Marketing Manager with the Thomas Company. We say: The days of cookie cutter cover letter intros are... read more

185 Powerful Verbs That Will Make Your Resume Awesome

07-Apr-2017
By The Daily Muse Editor on The Muse Led … Handled … Managed… Responsible for … Most resume bullet points start with the same words. Frankly, the same tired old words hiring managers have heard over and over—to the point where they’ve lost a lot of their meaning and don’t do much to show off... read more

The 41 Best Resume Templates Ever

07-Apr-2017
By The Daily Muse Editor on The Muse We know—writing and editing the perfect resume is enough of a challenge. Why should you have to spend your time and energy making it look great, too? Especially if you’re not a designer, crafting a resume that looks impressive and really stands out can be a challenge.... read more