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I want to build things! Electronic things!

I think I want to work on the tech team for a film/media arts/physical computing program. How can I improve my resume for this type of job? Alternatively, what other jobs might appeal to me? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Feb 9, 2008 - 2 answers

'His Life of Academic Freedom', or 'School Is No Good For You'?

I'm applying for a Masters in Theory, Culture, and Politics. Will I ever work again? [more inside]
posted by ZaphodB on Feb 2, 2008 - 6 answers

Does certificaion really help you find a job?

Would getting certification help in finding a more rewarding job while I'm working on the major? [more inside]
posted by isopropyl on Jan 30, 2008 - 5 answers

How good am I? No, seriously.

How do I rate my skills when preparing a resume/job application? [more inside]
posted by jacalata on Jan 27, 2008 - 11 answers

Make admissions go "wow"

Resume filter: I'm applying to the business program at my university and I need to include a resume with my application. I want admissions to say "wow." [more inside]
posted by 913 on Jan 14, 2008 - 8 answers

Targeting Hiring Managers

Targeting Hiring Managers Through Online Professional Networks [more inside]
posted by gm2007 on Dec 13, 2007 - 3 answers

How to show homeschool on resume?

I'm helping a family friend with his resume - how to best present his GED and homeschooled background? [more inside]
posted by pointystick on Dec 10, 2007 - 11 answers

How do I find a new job while working on my MBA?

I need a new job and have very odd and hard to explain experience, resume thoughts, job hunt thoughts? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Dec 6, 2007 - 5 answers

What on earth should I put on my graduate school application CV?

What on earth should I put on my graduate school application CV? I was a good student, but didn't win any scholarships, and my work experience is irrelevant to the academic discipline. [more inside]
posted by limon on Nov 30, 2007 - 11 answers

Picking up where I left off.

Creative Zen Nano 1gb— The damned thing's stopped resuming where I left off. Creative's customer support has been useless. For troubleshooting recommendations, please keep in mind that I have a Mac, but I use it mostly as a USB drive that can play mp3s. [more inside]
posted by klangklangston on Nov 20, 2007 - 8 answers

How to represent family business on resume...

Resumefilter: How to represent the family business on your resume... [more inside]
posted by asterisk on Nov 15, 2007 - 6 answers

Mine's longer than yours.

I have a very foreign-sounding name. Should I mention I'm a US citizen on my resume? [more inside]
posted by pravit on Oct 28, 2007 - 34 answers

how may i serve them?

I've mostly worked in offices in the past 10 years, but I want to get a serving job. I know I'm capable and I have a tiny bit of experience, but the question is how to frame this on my CV. [more inside]
posted by loiseau on Oct 18, 2007 - 10 answers

How do you tailor a resume without lying?

How do you tailor a resume without lying? I'm branching my job search into other fields, and my most recent education/experience isn't relevant at all. So how do I leave it off (or do I) without looking like I'm lying? [more inside]
posted by desjardins on Oct 17, 2007 - 19 answers

How do I jump managers?

I'm thinking of applying for another position inside my company that would basically be a parallel move -- same position, different group. How should I structure my resume? [more inside]
posted by mikeh on Oct 15, 2007 - 1 answer

What's worse, being at a job for too long or not long enough?

What's worse, being at a job for too long or not long enough? [more inside]
posted by doppleradar on Oct 9, 2007 - 9 answers

Are these job offers legit or spam?

Since I posted my resume online, I keep receiving employment offers that don't seem to have anything to do with my field. However, since I'm not finding anything in my field, I'm tempted to take something else. How do I know if these offers are legit? [more inside]
posted by desjardins on Oct 9, 2007 - 8 answers

How do I find Hillary Clinton's Resume

I am trying to find a place where I can get a copy of Hillary Clinton's resume. Not a saterical one, but, I am curious where she has worked and want to check out her work experience. Thanks so much!
posted by wildpetals on Sep 19, 2007 - 8 answers

Extracurricular activities on my résumé?

RésuméFilter: What's the expiration date on extracurricular activities? [more inside]
posted by Riki tiki on Sep 16, 2007 - 9 answers

How can I prevent potential employers from getting spooked by a less-than-friendly job termination?

CollegeJobFilter: I have recently left one college job on less than friendly terms with my employer, but not necessarily of my own fault. How can I reconcile this with my resume? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Sep 15, 2007 - 10 answers

Windows XP no longer resumes from standby

Suddenly my Gateway notebook computer won't come out of standby (that is, sleep mode or hibernate mode). [more inside]
posted by bbranden1 on Aug 16, 2007 - 4 answers

getinterviews.com resume writing

Has anyone used getinterviews.com for resume writing or any similar services? Basically, my sister is looking at using them, the position she is interested in would be reporting to the CIO.
posted by tallpaul on Jul 24, 2007 - 1 answer

Do employers actually verify education?

Do employers actually verify education? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Jul 21, 2007 - 39 answers

What's my job title?

Job / Group Title help: I have a hybrid job, currently called "Maintenance Director / Project Manager", but we're looking to fix that up a bit.. what's best? [more inside]
posted by twiggy on Jul 16, 2007 - 5 answers

Is there any way to resume an interrupted file copy in Mac OS X?

Is there any way to resume an interrupted file copy in Mac OS X? [more inside]
posted by Ø on Jul 14, 2007 - 8 answers

Need resume advice

I took some course/seminars. I'm updating my resume and getting ready to apply for new jobs. Should I put the courses on my resume? See below for specifics on job and course. [more inside]
posted by spacefire on Jun 27, 2007 - 7 answers

I want this awesome job... I think

I've heard about a job that sounds amazingly perfect. How can I go after it without being obnoxious? And how can I reconcile the two different descriptions of it? [more inside]
posted by Mozzie on Jun 20, 2007 - 7 answers

I want to work for the gubmint

I need help on the Federal job application process [more inside]
posted by reenum on Jun 19, 2007 - 9 answers

Best way to make an impression when sending a resume?

Best way to submit resume and samples? [more inside]
posted by Becko on Jun 14, 2007 - 5 answers

How to deyankify a resume?

What is the difference between an American resume and a British CV? [more inside]
posted by catesbie on Jun 13, 2007 - 23 answers

Please suggest ways to improve my situation in life.

The short version of my question: I am underpaid and need to make what I'm worth but I am also incredibly insecure and the thought of applying for another job sends me into panic and depression. Even when asked by, for example, the VP of the online division of a national newspaper I find myself unable to write a resume and offer it up (true story). Is it possible to convince my current employers to pay me what I'm worth? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on May 26, 2007 - 23 answers

Needed: A Career.

Please help me figure out a career. And help me move in that direction, before I finish my degree. ...alternately, help me find a job that would will look good on a resume in a few years! [more inside]
posted by Phyltre on May 1, 2007 - 16 answers

Majorly unemployable?

Is it alright for me to leave my specific field of study from my resume if employers might find it...offputting? [more inside]
posted by thisjax on Apr 29, 2007 - 12 answers

Should you add to your resume a job that you got fired from?

Should you add to your resume a job that you got fired from? [more inside]
posted by mcraul on Apr 24, 2007 - 26 answers

I'm leaving, but I don't want them to know!

I'm looking for a new job, but my current employer doesn't know it. What's a good line to put in my cover letter to prospective employers that basically says "My employer doesn't know I'm leaving - please don't contact them," while not sounding sketchy or rude? [more inside]
posted by elquien on Apr 15, 2007 - 10 answers

Please save me from New York

I have a ton of resume questions, but I'll stick to an easy one. What's a good font to use? [more inside]
posted by Gilbert on Apr 8, 2007 - 47 answers

keyword optimization for resumes

What methods/software do HR departments use to scan resumes for keywords? What are ways to 1.) optimize your resume for this process, or 2.) game this system to increase your chances of surviving the first cull. [more inside]
posted by jjjjjjjijjjjjjj on Apr 6, 2007 - 4 answers

Grandma's Turning Blue... the same color as the films I sell online...

ResumeFilter: Objective or No Objective? List the unrelated work history or leave it out? Does doing work for your college count as "work history" if they paid you but it also counted as a class?! Please help me with my resume! [more inside]
posted by aristan on Apr 2, 2007 - 10 answers

What keywords am I supposed to put in here?!

What should the next step be in my career? I'm a techie who has moved into business for purposes of upward career mobility. I've excelled here, but I'm ready for the next step, and I'm not sure what I should be looking for. [more inside]
posted by twiggy on Apr 2, 2007 - 6 answers

How to write the best resume and cover letter for a computer programmer

I'm a computer programmer looking for a new job. What are some tips for writing the best resume and cover letter possible? [more inside]
posted by Battlecat on Mar 14, 2007 - 13 answers

resume

Help me put together a sleek resume without using Microsoft Word. [more inside]
posted by willie11 on Mar 12, 2007 - 28 answers

Where can I find information on recruiting firms?

Where can I find information on recruiting firms? I have my resume on monster and got an email from "Management Recruiters of Chicago -Far West" (which is an independantly owned franchise of MRI Networks (http://www.mrinetwork.com/). I'd like to see how reputable they are but can't find any information. Thanks!
posted by taz20075 on Mar 1, 2007 - 2 answers

How can I make myself more marketable as a programmer?

I'm a programmer/web developer with 7 years experience. I'm looking for a new job, but I fear I don't look good on paper. How can I improve my marketability? [more inside]
posted by Vorteks on Feb 11, 2007 - 22 answers

How to handle applying for work 8 hours away from your current residence?

How to handle applying for work 8 hours away from your current residence? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Jan 30, 2007 - 12 answers

Relocation and finding an IT job in Chicago

I'm a Linux systems administrator / web programmer looking to relocate to the Chicago area in the next couple of months. Where do I start my job hunt? [more inside]
posted by signalnine on Jan 4, 2007 - 11 answers

More career questions! Who doesn't love that? Am I right? Am I right?

Should I dumb down my resume? [more inside]
posted by josher71 on Dec 15, 2006 - 13 answers

Should I include an incomplete undergraduate degree on my resume?

I'm a university dropout with the intention of returning to study (for a different degree) in mid-2007. I'm applying for a clerical position at a government department soon, should I include my incomplete undergrad degree on my resume? [more inside]
posted by madforplaid on Nov 29, 2006 - 7 answers

Should I call about a job, again?

There's a job I really, really want. I spoke with HR today and I was told that any decisions could be made starting next week. Should I call again next week? [more inside]
posted by badger11 on Nov 21, 2006 - 8 answers

Toronto - looking for help with resume and cover letter

Can anyone recommend someone in Toronto who can help with resume/cover letter stuff? I don't mean formatting and such... [more inside]
posted by dobbs on Nov 13, 2006 - 5 answers

How do I put this on my resume?

I've been with my present employer for nearly four years. Of those four years, the first three were spent as a Web Development Intern and the last was spent as the Lead Web Developer. What goes on my resume? [more inside]
posted by csimpkins on Nov 13, 2006 - 8 answers

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