How to Format Promotions In Your Resume

The right method for formatting promotions or multiple positions with one company on your resume depends largely on the details of  job history, current goals, and what you want to emphasize. Below are three different promotion formatting examples for different scenarios: Stacked entry A stacked entry is when you create one entry encompassing all of your time […]

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Resume Examples: Keywords for Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical engineering is an interesting and challenging field, requiring knowledge of biology, medicine, and more, on top of typical engineering knowledge. It’s also a field poised for growth. “Employment of biomedical engineers is projected to grow 27 percent from 2012 to 2022, much faster than the average for all occupations,” according to the U.S. Bureau […]

8% of Americans Have Master’s Degrees. Can Grad School Help You Find a Job?

Many signs point to an improving job market—for example, last week the number of people seeking unemployment assistance dropped to its lowest level since 1973, according to the Labor Department. The unemployment rate sits at 5.3 percent, which is the lowest it has been in 7 years. But the post-recession recovery hasn’t been even across […]

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Top Blogs for Healthcare Jobs

Healthcare jobs are poised to see immense growth in coming years—and, in fact, healthcare jobs are seeing so much growth that the sector grew even during the recent recession, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The BLS predicts a 29 percent increase in healthcare employment through 2022. These days, you don’t have to be […]

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Resume Examples: Keywords for Mechanical Engineering

If you’re looking for a mechanical engineering job, I’m a little bit jealous. I’ve been fortunate to work closely with many types of engineers in my career (structural, civil, software, chemical, electrical, industrial, and mechanical), and mechanical engineering quickly grabbed my attention and still hasn’t let go. It’s such a wide-ranging, diverse field, with so […]

Top 3 Blogs for Baby Boomer Career Advice

Workplaces and job searches have changed drastically since Baby Boomers started their careers decades ago. Technology has driven many of these changes. Every generation gets, well, generalized—and Baby Boomers are generalized as being technologically inept. This can make it harder for people in this age group (those born between 1946 and 1964) to find a […]