CV vs. Resume: What is the difference?

Armando   Job Search, Resume Writing

Most people think that the term Curriculum Vitae, or CV, is the UK English version of the term ‘Résumé’. Some of us even use it interchangeably. However, there are some interesting technical differences between the two. CV vs. Resume: Here’s what makes them unique. CV vs. Resume: What is a Curriculum Vitae (CV)? Did you…


5 Resume Buzzwords To Avoid

Armando   Resume Writing

You are looking for a new job, and it’s time to update your resume. Needless to say you want your resumes to standout from other resumes, and you would like to use a few resume buzzwords to let your future employer know how different from other candidates you are, correct? Let me start by asking you…


Why Resume Keywords Are Not Enough

Armando   Resume Writing

The idea for this article is based off one story. A colleague of ours sent his resume to a recruiter looking for a software developer position. With much experience under his belt, his resume was fully-loaded with terms like Java Stack, SOAP and RESTful. The recruiter reviewed his resume of its keywords, and said, “It…