Career Advice: Job Applications

What Is an ATS? How to Write a Resume to Beat the Bots

Should You Be Honest on Your Job Application If You Have a Criminal Record?

The Early Bird Gets the Job: The Best Time to Submit Your Resume

How to Simplify Your Search in 3 Easy Steps: Prep, Search, Close

7 Ways You Try Too Hard in Job Applications

Ask Amanda: Do I Really Need a Cover Letter?

Storytelling: Your Secret Career-Making Weapon

How to Land a Job When You Don’t Meet All The Requirements (Without Lying!)

Our TopResume Career Expert Answers Your Burning Job-Search Questions

Caught in a Resume Lie: The Stories of Fibbing Job Seekers

Ask Amanda: Should I Have Multiple Versions of My Resume?

Ask Amanda: Should I Reapply for a Job That Got Reposted?

Ask Amanda: How Do I Mention Relocation in My Cover Letter?

The Biggest Mistakes Job Seekers Make After College

The Right (and Wrong) Ways to Show Personality in Your Cover Letter

4 Tips for Landing the Sales Job of Your Dreams

The Top 10 Resume Mistakes That Could Cost You the Job

Ask Amanda: How Can I Make My Resume Beat the ATS?

Writing a Cover Letter? Double Check These 5 Things First

Ask Amanda: How Do I Write a Great Cover Letter?

How to Build a Company List of Top Employers for Your Job Search

How to Get Your Military Resume in Shape for a Civilian Job Search

Webinar: Personal Branding for Your Career Goals

The Truth About Resume Writing

Ask Amanda: How Do I Write a Cover Letter?

7 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Applying for a Job

5 Things to Say in Your Cover Letter If You Want to Get the Job

Customize Your Resume to Stand Out From the Crowd

How to Make a Great Resume With No Work Experience

How to Be a Great Candidate Even If You're Under-Qualified for the Job

Resume and LinkedIn Profile Writing: How Different Should They Be?

Everything You Need to Know About References for Your Job Search

How to Tailor Your Cover Letter for Each Job Application

How to Follow Up on a Job Application

These 6 Things Are Killing Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile

Your Guide to Negotiating the Best Compensation Package

4 Examples of Outdated, Counterproductive or Bad Career Advice

Elevate Your Cover Letter With 3 Simple Tests

How to Customize Your Resume for Each Opportunity

How to Choose the Best References for Your Job Search

Resume Lessons from a Recruiter

Career Advice for Every Step of Your Job Search

This Cover Letter Trick Can Double Your Interview Requests

How to Determine If the Purpose of Your Resume Is Clear

Here's the Right Way to Address a Cover Letter

Best File Format to Use for Your Job Search

10 of the Worst Cover Letter Mistakes to Avoid

Avoid the Resume Black Hole With These Tips

5 Tips for Coping With Joblessness Over the Holidays

10 Things Every Job Seeker Should Know Before Starting Their Search

Applying for Presidency

Resume Samples: How to Use Them

Why Soft and Hard Skills Are So Important for Your Resume

How to Highlight Your Skills During the Job-Search Process

Applying for Federal Job Vacancies

4 Ways to Highlight Your Value on Your Resume

Sample Job Descriptions to Help You Enhance Your Resume

5 Tips for Making Your Information Shine

5 Things You Must Not Include on Your Resume

The Do's and Don'ts of Cover Letter Salutations

I Was Fired. What Do I Put on My Application?

These 2 Words Are Damaging Your Resume's Effectiveness

How to Maximize Your Resume Action Words to Wow the Employer

What Does Your Resume Really Say About You?

5 Key Tips for a Stellar Key Skills Section

How to Write a Catchy Cover Letter

A Great Resume in 5 Words