Ask a Credible Career Coach: Should I Re-attach My Resume When Following Up on a Job?

You know that you should follow up in order to express your interest in a specific position. But, should you re-attach your resume when doing so? Or, does that seem presumptuous? Here's a career coach's advice on whether or not you should re-send your resume when you check in.

Here’s How Hiring Managers Look at Those Quirky Job Titles on Your Resume

Nowadays, there are some pretty crazy and quirky job titles, and even as someone who works in the career space I’ve yet to fully understand them all. So, I talked with a Muse career coach and HR expert to understand more what hiring managers look at in terms of titles on resumes.

Here’s Why You Can’t Submit a LinkedIn Profile Instead of a Resume (Even if You Want To)

Whenever I apply to a new job, I wish that I could submit my LinkedIn profile instead of my resume. Unfortunately, I can't. In fact, that would make me look really, really bad. Here's why hiring managers prefer you send over a resume—and why it's key to follow directions in general.

4 Tips for Using Resume Keywords

If you're not using keywords, it's likely your resume will never be opened by a hiring manager.

8 Ways to Make Your Resume Stand Out From the Pack

Find out how to make a resume that gets results.

This Twitter Resume’s the Best Example of Putting Yourself Out There in the Job Search

Ameena Rasheed's creative "Twitter resume" is an innovative way to show off your strengths and get the right people's attention when you're out of options.

Ask a Recruiter: How Do I Make Sure I Get Noticed When I Find the “Perfect” Job?

You've found the "perfect" role and want to get noticed and hired. Not so fast: Before you can draw any conclusions, there are things to consider.

Finally! The Answer to “How Much Does My Resume Font Matter?”

You want to choose a resume font that a recruiter can read easily; otherwise, you may not stand a chance of being a viable candidate. Here are some ideas.

Ask a Recruiter: How Can I Use My Bartending Experience to Land a Full-Time Job?

There's always a way to find transferable experience, even if you're talking about part-time jobs. Our resident recruiter explains how to do it.

The Tough Love Talk You Need if You’re Struggling to Cut Your Resume Down

Cutting down your resume can mean making some difficult choices. Here's why it's absolutely essential that you just go ahead and do it