How to fill that nagging gap in your resume

Never dodge the question but make the experience positive. New skills, new personal discoveries, new directions should be the focus

How to fill that nagging gap in your resumeHaving a gap on your resume can feel like the end of the world, especially when you're searching for a new job. Many people leave jobs for travel, family or school. Others are laid off or fired. Here are the best ways to fill gaps on your resume with confidence. Remember: no matter the situation,…

How to nail the ‘Tell me about yourself’ job interview question

Answer in professional terms primarily; prepare, rehearse and then relax. Just let your personality and qualifications shine through

How to nail the ‘Tell me about yourself’ job interview questionOne question always makes an appearance at job interviews: “Tell me about yourself.” Almost without exceptions, candidates struggle to come up with a good answer. It’s almost as challenging as that other dreaded interview question: “Where do you see yourself in five years?” Fortunately, there are ways to answer that are sure to impress any…