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Why You Need a Resume

Why You Need a Resume:  The most obvious reason why you might need a resume is when you’re looking for a job. But there are many other reasons why you might want to put together a resume now, even if you’re not actively seeking new employment: You may need a resume if your employment situation […]

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Military Transition: 10 Steps for Transitioning to a Civilian Career

Military Transition: 10 Steps for Transitioning to a Civilian Career Enroll in the Transition GPS Class (formerly known as TAP class): Transition GPS includes a five-day workshop with additional days of training available. Part of the class is spent on job search strategies, including resume writing and interview preparation. You can also fill out a survey to […]

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Working With a Certified Resume Writer

  When you make the decision to work with a certified resume writer, you’re not only investing your time and money, but you’re also entrusting the writer to articulate your personal brand and shape how you’ll position yourself in your job search. Listed below are several tips to help ensure you have a successful collaboration […]

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157 Companies with Work-From-Home Positions!

157 Companies with Work-From-Home Positions!   One of the most-asked questions that we receive is, “do you know of a company that hires candidates for work-from-home positions?” Well, yes, we do… in fact, we know of 155+ companies that have work-from-home positions!  The grand list below. Schofield Strategies, LLC has personally researched the careers page […]

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Where have our clients had success?

Our resume customers have successfully obtained interviews at (this is not a full list): ADP Advanced Sleep Diagnostics AECOM Aerotek Air Force Personnel Center Allegheny Health Network Amazon Amazon Web Services American Cancer Society American Greetings Apple A.T. Still University AVIAN LLC Ball Aerospace Bank of America Baystate Health BlueFin, LLC Boeing Booz Allen Hamilton Boy […]

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Two of the Most-Asked Resume Questions

  Two of the Most-Asked Resume Questions: How long? Why no pronouns?   Amy Schofield, ACRW has reviewed 5,000+ resumes and has worked with clients around the world. While she has received numerous questions regarding resumes, there are two that seem to be on everybody’s mind:   How long should my resume be? There is no […]

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Top Resume Tips: Overall Formatting of Your Resume

Research shows that hiring managers typically spend less than one minute skimming over a resume and many companies are utilizing computerized applicant tracking systems these days to scan resumes before they even make it to a set of human eyes. Does your resume highlight your skills and accomplishments, demonstrate if you are a good fit […]

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Top Resume Tips: Accomplishment Statements

Research shows that hiring managers typically spend less than one minute skimming over a resume and many companies are utilizing computerized applicant tracking systems these days to scan resumes before they even make it to a set of human eyes. Does your resume highlight your skills and accomplishments, demonstrate if you are a good fit […]

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