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Archives for February 2012



Your Technical Resume Must Tell Your Story!

Monday, February 27, 2012 by J.M. Auron

Technical resumes may seem pretty dry… Resumes – particularly technically resumes – can seem like rather dry documents. But however dry the resume may appear, the resume has to tell a clear, compelling story. That is, ideally, a story of clear, consistent career progress – leading to the irresistible conclusion for the hiring authority that [...]

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Pros and Cons of Customizing your Technical Resume

Thursday, February 23, 2012 by J.M. Auron

Should I Tailor my Technical Resume for Every Job? In my technical resume service, I’m frequently asked this question. As with many technical resume issues, there are a range of opinions. Several authoritative websites suggest that tailoring your resume for every job is a good idea. While there certainly can be advantages to tailing your [...]

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Does your Technical Resume Clearly Tell YOUR story?

Wednesday, February 22, 2012 by J.M. Auron

A Technical Resume May Look Great – For Someone Else’s Career! I recently had a resume cross my desk from a prospective client. My process is always to review the existing resume thoroughly, to see what works – and what may need to be improved. My first thought was that the resume was pretty solid [...]

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Technical Resume Length

Monday, February 20, 2012 by J.M. Auron

How Long should my Technical Resume Be? One of the most common misconceptions about resumes in general – and technical resumes in particular – is the question of length. In a previous blog post, I discussed that in a strong technical resume, less is not (necessarily) more. It’s certainly true that hiring authorities are VERY [...]

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Technical Resume Followup – Assessing Your Career Strengths

Monday, February 6, 2012 by J.M. Auron

“But I Never Heard Back After I Submitted my Resume…” Unfortunately, this is something that I hear constantly in my technical resume writing service. Applying online, or even in person, doesn’t always lead to call back. Often you won’t hear back after submitting your technical resume. Why? I wish I could give you one definite [...]

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Make the Technical Resume Process more Painless – While you’re still Employed

Thursday, February 2, 2012 by J.M. Auron

In my last blog, I discussed the benefits of having your technical resume prepared when you may not think you need it – when you’re happily improved, not looking, and everything seems stable. So today, I’d like to mention a couple of quick techniques to help keep you updated on achievements – so you don’t [...]

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Don’t Wait until you NEED your Technical Resume

Wednesday, February 1, 2012 by J.M. Auron

A client of mine recently wanted a resume update. He’s not actively looking, but he takes a very strategic view of his career, and wants to be certain that he – and his resume – are ready for any opportunities that may cross his path. It’s not news that we’re living through very challenging economic [...]

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