The Resume Guy Blog2021-06-23T21:10:19+00:00

What You Should Bring to an Interview

What You Should Bring to an Interview One thing you can do to stand out right away in an interview is to show up prepared. Most people show up to interviews empty-handed. You will appear planful, considerate, and responsible by showing up to an interview with the following things. A Copy of Your Resume Most people don't think to bring their resume because they assume [...]

July 16th, 2021|

3 Reasons to Attend a Career Fair

With the world starting to go back to "normal" post COVID-19 vaccine, career fairs are being scheduled across the country! It's definitely possible to complete your career search online, but attending a local career fair offers many advantages for career seekers! A career fair is a lot like Speed Dating for a new job! Here are 3 Reasons to Attend a Career Fair:  Opportunities - [...]

July 2nd, 2021|

Interview Skills to Help You Stand Out

Interview skills are obviously important to help you land the job, but in some cases, employees may be very qualified for the job, but have underdeveloped interview skills. Here are some tips to help you stand out during the interview process. Be Confident It's easy to let nerves get the best of you, but the more confident you appear, the more likely the hiring manager [...]

June 18th, 2021|

How to be More Likeable at Work

How to be More Likeable at Work Being likeable at work goes a lot farther than you may realize. Think about it, as an employer faced with deciding between two employees both with the same skillset; one is challenging to work with and one is quite pleasant, who would you select? An employee who is well-liked and easy to work with is going to [...]

June 4th, 2021|

Not sure what to do with your life? This video may help…

Not sure what to do with your life? This video may help… Do you have a hard time answering the ever-so open ended question, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” There are millions of possibilities, and it’s so hard to pick just one answer. According to Emilie Wapnick, a writer and artist, many people have potential for a range of interests [...]

May 21st, 2021|

5 Pieces of Advice for New Graduates

May is the month of new beginnings for many. It’s a time when students all over the country turn in their last exams, and prepare for graduation. Graduation is quite an accomplishment, and a great first step to a successful career. It’s always wise to learn from other people who have been in your shoes, rather than learn the hard way. Here are  5 Pieces [...]

May 7th, 2021|

The 4 P’s for Success 

The 4 P’s for Success With graduation is right around the corner for some, I wanted to share my 4 P’s for success: Be positive, principled, proactive, and productive Be positive Try to see the best in every situation, and focus your energy on that. Look for the silver lining in all things. Your positivity will radiate and be contagious for others. You will be [...]

April 23rd, 2021|

How to Cope with Stress in the Workplace

How to Cope with Stress in the Workplace April is stress awareness month. Those of us in the workforce probably don't need a special month to be aware of the stress we face each day. However, awareness and acknowledgement of the issue is usually the first step to fix the problem. Here are some tips to help you cope with stress in the workplace: Silence [...]

April 9th, 2021|
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