You're using an older version of Internet Explorer that is no longer supported. Please update your browser.
You're using an older version of Internet Explorer and some functionality may not work as expected. Please update your browser for the best experience.

BCjobs Blog

Posts Tagged ‘resume tips’

February 26th, 2021

10 Things Every Manager Should Look for On Resumes

10 Things Every Manager Should Look for On Resumes

When you become a manager in your office, you’ll find yourself responsible for overseeing the recruitment process. It’s natural to be slightly overwhelmed once those resumes start hitting your inbox. It’s normal for one position to receive dozens (if not sometimes hundreds!) of applications. You want to look through the resumes to determine which ones […]

Read More

May 6th, 2020

Job Search Tips: Top 15 Words to Include on Your Resume

Job Search Tips Top 15 Words to Include on Your Resume

For many hiring managers, the wording of a candidate’s resume can make or break their chances of job search success. Using ineffective, misleading, or unvaried language leads to the rejection of as many as seven out of every ten applications for any given job posting [1]. Consequently, job consultants frequently recommend learning what words to […]

Read More

July 5th, 2017

3 Ways to Make a Strong Impression with Your Resume

3 Ways to Make a Strong Impression with Your Resume

Have you heard the statistic that recruiters only spend an average of 6 seconds reviewing a resume? With such a short time to grab someone’s attention, you need to make the most of it and ensure your resume makes a great first impression. Here are a few ways you can start to communicate more through […]

Read More

June 10th, 2016

5 Tips to Get Your Resume Noticed

5 Tips to Get Your Resume Noticed

There is a wealth of great talent and tons of great employers in BC, and this is contributing to more competition for jobs. You may come across a posting for a job you know you would rock – the question is, how can you make your resume stand out and show that you’re the right […]

Read More