Resumes

5 Tech Job-Hunting Tips for Returning Veterans

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Veteran Returning to Work
If you’re a returning veteran who wants to transition into a technology career, you may already have experience that can translate into a civilian job. Often, the operative word there is “translate,” since much of the work you did while serving doesn’t obviously match the skills employers are looking for. This means you’ll need to take special care in compiling your resume and in planning your approach during interviews. Fortunately, this can be done with some thought. On top of… continue…

Infographic Resumes Aren’t There Yet

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Infographic Resume
An effective resume grabs the reviewer’s attention by painting a clear picture of the value you offer. And it has to do that with words, because so many companies use keyword matching technology to pick out resumes of interest on the first pass. That’s why most resumes are simple written documents, without a lot of images or graphics. That’s changing, though. Some – not many, but some – candidates are creating infographic resumes, documents that use data visualization to help… continue…

Sample Resume: Oracle EBS Functional Consultant

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Shane Wilcox, MBA Oracle EBS Functional Consultant P: 000.555.1212 | F: 000.555.1213 | swilcox@email.net | LinkedIn | Google+ | Twitter Helping companies identify and execute against their enterprise resource planning needs using Oracle EBS. Extensive knowledge and success consulting for, designing, and implementing Oracle application-based solutions for Fortune 500 and mid-size companies. Experience with data flow and object modeling, case analysis, workflow analysis and functional decomposition, customization, data migration, testing and training services involving the following Oracle EBS R12 and… continue…

Sample Resume: E-Health Implementation Specialist

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Carla Kane 813 W. 28th St. Apt. 3B Miami, Fla. 000.555.1212 ■ ckane@email.com ■ Facebook ■ LinkedIn ■ Twitter E-Health Implementation Specialist Highly accomplished, certified IT professional offering a solid background in software development and implementation, a fervent passion for patient well-being, poised to transition into a dynamic and challenging role in the healthcare field. Qualifications Led, coordinated and supported the implementation of software programs and upgrades. Created documentation such as functional specifications, technical specifications, document code, configurations, technical architecture, etc. Assisted… continue…

Sample Resume: Healthcare IT Compliance and Security Officer

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William Chan,CISSP, CPHIT, CPHIE Minneapolis, Minn. 00000 ♦ 000.555.1212 ♦ wchan@email.com Healthcare IT Compliance and Security Officer History of fostering credibility, independence, integrity, confidentiality and trust with patients, healthcare providers, employees and administrators and nurturing a culture of compliance by leveraging in-depth knowledge of HIPAA, regulatory and legal standards, risk and compliance control and hands-on experience with security and architecture of infrastructure systems. Qualifications Summary Won back constituent trust by performing rigorous security risk assessments and utilizing ISO 27001/27002 as… continue…

Sample Resume: Junior Software Engineer

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Mindy Pham Local Address Permanent Address 123 Dorm Dr. U.S. Citizen 456 Any St. Pittsburgh, PA 00000 000.555.1212 Penn Hills, PA 00000 mpham@email.com ■ mpham.studentportfolio.com ■ Instagram ■ YouTube Objective An entry-level software development position that utilizes my technical skills, education, business experience and passion for solving interesting problems and transforming complication into simplicity.   Education CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY Pittsburgh, PA Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering May 2014 Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering May… continue…

Sample Resume: User Experience Designer

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Shelby Green 123 Any St. Hoboken, NJ 00000 sgreen@email.com Skype Address 000.555.1212 Creating passionate users by presenting information in the right way, in the right place at the right time… Social Profile URL:UXD@domain.com LinkedIn ■ Facebook ■ Blog Twitter Handle ■ Google + SGreen.com/resume Member: UX/IxDA Northern NJ Meetup Member: NYC-CHI, NYC’s largest and oldest UX group Education Certificate In UX Design Rutgers University BFA/Communications Design School of Art, Media and Technology Parsons School of Design User Experience Designer More… continue…

How to Showcase Your Accomplishments on Your Resume

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We’ve all seen those go-getter resumes with eye-popping stats and amazing achievements. But does yours seem, well, “so what?” Watch as career coach and resume writer Dawn Rasmussen steps job seeker Kim Dildy through the process of highlighting her accomplishments as she looks for a project manager’s job. By putting the results of her work front and center, Kim adds to her resume’s value. The method: Use stories from her previous positions to highlight the skills and accomplishments most pertinent… continue…

How to Craft a PSR Resume

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Resume Writing
The Problem: Employers are ignoring your resume. In fact, you’ve only scored one interview after sending it out to more than 100 open positions. The Solution: You use the PSR – for “problem, solution, results” — methodology to punch up your experience bullets and provide a brief project summary. The Results: You score a dozen interviews and two offers after tantalizing employers with a revitalized package that emphasizes your value. So what is this magical PSR methodology? In a nutshell,… continue…

Sample Resume: Information Security Consultant

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Rose Valentino000.555.1212 rvalentino@email.com Information Security Consultant Recognized Expert in Risk Analysis, Cyber Security Policy, Engineering and Operations Providing a broad perspective on today’s global security challenges, tomorrow’s threats and a proven track record of innovative, effective solutions to government and private sector entities. Areas of Expertise • Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery • Security Risk Assessment & Management • Privacy • Security Architecture & Engineering • Policy Management and Compliance • Security Program Management • Security Operations Technical Certifications •… continue…