Posts Tagged ‘resume tips’

What to Include in Your Admissions Resume

By - Sep 19, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

I suggest that applicants begin assembling materials for their applications as early as possible in advance of admissions deadlines. One of the first items you should start working on is your resume, a document that all professionals should always have updated and at the ready. 6 tips...

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One Size Does NOT Fit All – Resume Writing Tips

By - Aug 20, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

“I don’t understand… I already have a perfect resume… I have used it in all of my job searches… I don’t need to make any changes… I really don’t need help with this.” This was from Carina, a prospective Master in Environmental Engineering student. I...

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One Size Does NOT Fit All – Resume Writing Tips

By - Aug 18, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

“I don’t understand… I already have a perfect resume… I have used it in all of my job searches… I don’t need to make any changes… I really don’t need help with this.” This was from Carina, a prospective Master in Environmental Engineering student. I...

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18 Do’s And Don’ts For Your Application Resume

By - Mar 19, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

Your application resume is usually the first opportunity admissions readers have to get to know you, your experience, and your skills. Because of the number of other application components they need to review (both yours and those belonging to the thousands of other applicants), most...

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How to Write the Qualifications Summary for Your Resume

By - Jun 14, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The Qualifications Summary section of the resume is, in theory, the first section of the resume that the admissions reviewer will read: it sits at the very top of the resume after the applicant’s name and contact details, exactly where the eye is naturally drawn. However,...

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MBA CV/Resume: 1 or 2 pages?

By - Jun 5, 19:04 PM   Comments [0]

I know this topic has been long discussed, but I still get questions from applicants who are confused about this and think that submitting a 2-page CV/Resume will automatically disqualify them. So here in this post, I just would like to share my 2 cents on...

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6 Fatal Resume Flaws to Avoid

By - Mar 19, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

The MBA resume. Done right, this one-to-two-page list of accomplishments can woo the adcoms towards acceptance; done wrong, a resume could be your ticket to ding-hood. Here are 6 fatal mistakes to avoid when creating this important first-impression-making document: Fatal Resume Flaw #1: Viewing your resume...

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5 Tips for Creating Your Stand-Out MBA Resume

By - Sep 28, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

It’s your job to demonstrate to the adcom that you stand out from the applicant pool and are exactly the person they want in their next MBA class. In this series, you’ll learn how to dig deep to unearth your unique character traits, experiences, skills,...

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Admissions Resumes: Putting it All Together

By - Jun 12, 06:00 AM   Comments [0]

This post is taken from The Quick Guide to Admissions Resumes. Click here to download the full guide. MBA and other graduate school applicants frequently submit a resume with their applications. Many schools require it, and some schools, such as Columbia Business School, even specify a...

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8 Tips for Better Admissions Resumes

By - Jun 7, 06:30 AM   Comments [0]

This post is taken from The Quick Guide to Admissions Resumes. Click here to download the full guide. Looking for solid tips for the actual writing of your resume? What should you include? What should you leave out? What sort of tone should you use? What...

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