If you stay abreast of the career industry, you’ve probably heard it before: all recruiters care about is the resume. Cover letters are nice to have, but you don’t really need to send one, and they are slowly but surely becoming the thing of the past. Or do they? Here at ResumeLab, we’ve decided to […]
Finding someone’s email address can be very useful when you’re trying to reach out to a hiring manager, connect with someone in the press, establish first contact with a potential collaborator, pitch your idea to an investor, or simply to broaden your professional network. Here are 4 free tools that can help.
As people grow and enter different stages of life, it’s common for interest and beliefs to change. This often includes career interests. However, changing careers can often cause headaches for many, especially older people. The good news is that changing careers isn’t solely for Millennials or younger people. Many companies are diversifying their workforce and [...]
Are you planning to revitalise your career with a move abroad? Check out the infographic below to learn how to write a résumé that will help you land your dream job in a new country. We all know that when it comes to writing résumés, a cookie-cutter approach simply won’t work. The employers of 2019 […]
Having a solid LinkedIn profile is one way to increase your visibility and open up more professional opportunities for yourself. People often invest most their efforts into capturing their career accomplishments in the “Experience” section. Unfortunately, the profile picture and background header photo are often an afterthought. However, not carefully considering the imagery you feature on […]
The very thought of leaving your full-time job and transitioning to self-employment can make your blood run cold. Still, this idea can be so tempting that you’re struggling every day not to follow it through and immediately sever ties with your current employer. As the whole success of your future business and your dreams’ fulfillment […]