The 2-Page Resume: What to Keep & What to Cut

The 2-Page Resume: What to Keep & What to Cut

October 28th, 2021

Resume length has always been a topic job seekers want to know more about. People want to know what the perfect resume length should be. Should it be one page? What about two pages? The…

Rejected… Again? 4 Ways to Fix Your Resume

Rejected… Again? 4 Ways to Fix Your Resume

September 9th, 2021

Looking for a job can be a stressful and time-consuming process, particularly if you are dealing with your fair share of rejections. This can be particularly frustrating if you have good experience in your industry…

Was Being Laid Off a Blessing in Disguise? 4 Tips to Improve Your Resume

Was Being Laid Off a Blessing in Disguise? 4 Tips to Improve Your Resume

April 16th, 2020

There are two ways to look at getting laid off during the COVID-19 pandemic. You can see it as unfortunate or you can view it as a blessing in disguise. During times like these, it’s…

Are You Passing the Resume Skim Test? Most Candidates Don’t

Are You Passing the Resume Skim Test? Most Candidates Don’t

February 5th, 2019

By Kelly Noelle, Toronto Operations Recruiter We all know that when you submit a resume for a job, you’ll be one of many. Depending on the role, you could be one of the hundreds applying…

Do Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile Match? They Should!

Do Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile Match? They Should!

November 1st, 2018

By Gary Hinde, Toronto Technology Recruiter We all have resumes and most professionals today also have a LinkedIn profile. Savvy professionals have a 100% complete and detailed LinkedIn profile to support their job search efforts….

Work In Finance? Lies You Should Remove from Your Resume Now

Work In Finance? Lies You Should Remove from Your Resume Now

August 3rd, 2018

By Steven Petroff, Toronto Financial Recruiter There is no shortage of finance and accounting professionals who lie on their resume. At the very least, they stretch the truth to fill in gaps and make themselves…

4 Tech Skills All Candidates Need on Their Resumes

4 Tech Skills All Candidates Need on Their Resumes

June 1st, 2018

By Gary Hinde, Toronto Technology Recruiter Technology skills matter. We live in a technology age, and the vast majority of jobs from entry level up require people to understand and know how to use technology…

4 Tips for Mature Job Seekers Having Issues Getting Hired

4 Tips for Mature Job Seekers Having Issues Getting Hired

January 5th, 2018

By Danielle Bosley, Toronto Financial Recruiter There is an increasing number of older job seekers. As traditional career paths change and as the economy evolves, there are fewer mature professionals finishing out their careers with…

Does Your Resume Suck? 5 Traits of the Worst Resumes

Does Your Resume Suck? 5 Traits of the Worst Resumes

October 13th, 2017

By Riel LaPointe, Toronto Financial & IT Recruiter We all want to have a great resume. We want a resume that will grab a recruiter or hiring manager’s attention and get us called for job…