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How to approach job search after a long term employment?
Monsters career experts often receive questions about how to handle job-hopping and long periods of unemployment on the resume. But occasionally  More...
CV Dos and Don'ts
It takes at least two days to write a superb new application, addressing the issues and organising the information so that you sell yourself. The More...
Handle Your Work Hiatus On Your Resume
Your number one priority when writing a CV and a covering letter is to imagine what the reader wants to know and hear. And what the recruiter wan More...
A complete guide on CV preparation
CVs are called a variety of things . There is no universally accepted format. The most important attribute of a successful CV is that it clearly More...
Writing Your First Professional CV
It takes at least two days to write a superb new application, addressing the issues and organising the information so that you sell yourself. The More...
The Art of Superior Communication
Your number one priority when writing a CV and a covering letter is to imagine what the reader wants to know and hear. And what the recruiter wan More...
Resume Objective Examples
You may call it a resume objective or a career objective but a resume is incomplete without a well-worded one. In order to catch the recruiters a More...
Top Ten Reasons Why You Need a Cover Letter
Your cover letter presents your intentions, qualifications, and availability to a prospective employer in a succinct, appealing format. Its your  More...
Use Additional Information to Your Advantage
Monster Resume ExpertThe Additional Information section in Monsters Resume Builder is optional, but you can use it to help you secure more job in More...
How to write an impressive resume!
When you apply for a job opening, dozens of candidates have probably done the same. So, how do you ensure your resume stands out from the pile? W More...
Looking for a job in Social Media? Here's what to include in your resume
Having a job in social media means more than just posting cat pictures all day.Usually.Your resume is often the first impression you make with an More...
Make each word count! Top 10 tips for a winning resume
A powerful resume is the first crucial step to start a job search. It is the door to an interview and later to a job. A recruiter typically spend More...
Five things an employer wants to see on your resume
In his bestselling e-book, Resumes are Dead, author Richie Norton describes what a job application needs to say about you. Its not about how smar More...
Best Practices: How to write an outstanding resume
Your resume is the most important document in your job search. It is an employers first glimpse of you. Recruiters look at thousands of resumes e More...
How to Write an Effective Cover Letter - 9 Tips to get You Started
If a resume is the steel framework of a building, then a cover letter is its brick and mortar.This document accompanies your resume, fillingthe g More...
Top resume writing tips for employees over 40
Finding a new job can be a challenging experience at any age. But as you get older, youll find yourself confronted with newer obstacles. Most com More...
5 Rules for Writing an Effective Cover Letter
A good resume can score you a job. But a well-crafted cover letter can help your CV get noticed. In todays era of online job applications, many c More...
6 Questions to ask yourself when writing your resume
In the modern workplace, the resume has been reinvented as a smartly crafted marketing pitch that sells you as a candidate to prospective employe More...
5 tips to edit your resume like an expert
The last few years have seen the evolution of the resume. So much so that job seekers now hire professional resume writers to write or edit their More...
Avoid These 8 Common Cover Letter Mistakes When Applying Via Email
A good cover letter is essential to make a good first impression on a prospective employer. The best of resumes can be ruined by a poorly written More...
5 Best-of-class visual resume templates to take inspiration from
Theres no question: Youre far more interesting than your resume lets on.You have an A work ethic, an impressive portfolio of skills, and an epic  More...
3 Mistakes you can't afford to make on your resume [Video]
Simply spell-checking your resume isnt enough. If you want to make an impression on a potential employer, your curriculum vitae shouldnt read lik More...
3 Steps to land the job of your dreams: Get it right from the resume stage [Video]
Found the job of your dreams? Dont wait till you come face-to-face with your potential employer to make an impression. You need to get it right f More...
Expert Speak: Three tips to writing an unbeatable resume [Video]
On an average, a recruiter spends 5-7 seconds looking at your resume. So how do you catch his/her attention in that fleeting moment?We asked glob More...
Out-of-the-box things people have done to get their resumes noticed
Its something you work on painstakingly but how much time do you think a recruiter spends on your resume? Ten minutes. Not even close. Five minut More...
Here's how to write a career objective on your resume
Writing a career objective can be a tricky task My First Job Survey by Monster.com revealed that a majority of job seekers find the career object More...
Power your resume with action verbs
Does your resume beg for attention or command it? Is it a true depiction of your professional expertise, personal qualities and the remarkable tr More...
How to Write a Cover Letter: 5 Tricks to Make Yours Stand Out (With Examples)
Looking for ways to write the perfect cover letter? Writing a cover letter can be daunting especially when you dont know what not to say in it. A More...
How to Write a Cover Letter for Your Job Application (With Samples)
Before we begin with how to write a cover letter for you next job application, lets understand what a cover letter is.What is a cover letter? Whe More...
Cover Letter Format: The What, Why and How of Writing One that Gets You the Interview
A cover letter is simply a letter you send along with your resume when applying for a job Its an important part of almost any job application tha More...
Cover Letter for an Internship: Writing Tips and Samples
How to write your internship cover letter 5 tips to write an internship cover letter that makes you stand out Bonus tips for writing your interns More...
How to Write a Cover Letter for a Software Engineer's Position
4 things to consider before you write your cover letter Cover letter writing tips for software engineersSubject line when emailing a cover letter More...
Cover Letter for Software Developer: Tips, Tricks and Sample
Why a cover letter is importantCover letter tips for software developersThings to note when emailing your cover letterCover letter sample for sof More...
Resume Formats: Choose the One That's Right for You
In order to achieve a well-written resume, you need to have a resume format in place. And that could just be the difference that leads to a respo More...
CV or Resume? Know the Difference and When to use Which
What is a resume?What is a CV?Differences between a CV and a resume The contents of a resume The contents of a CV Resume, CV and biodata Usage ar More...
The No. 1 Resume Format that Works for Freshers
In this age of information overload, aka the internet era, a lot of freshers may find writing their first resume difficult. Weve simplified the o More...
Get the Best Resume Sample for Your Profile
With an influx of applicants for every job vacancy, hiring executives spend as little as a few seconds on a resume when reviewing potential candi More...
Teacher Resume: How to Write One (With a Sample)
Before you begin writing a teacher resume for yourself, it is a good idea to have a look at what is out there. Be it for any profession or indust More...
Tips to Write an Accountant Resume (and a Free Sample)
So, you always loved playing with numbers and decided to make a career out of it as an accountant. Whether you are just starting out or are looki More...
How to Write a Mechanical Engineer Resume that Gets You an Interview (With Example)
Choosing your mechanical engineer resume template Styling your mechanical engineer resume Mechanical engineer resume objective Must-have points i More...
Business Analyst Resume Sample and Tips
Looking to explore a role as a business analyst? Then you must be working on a business analyst resume as well. And if you are not, you must. For More...
Write a Job-winning Resume with these 5 Resume Writing Tips
Do you know how to write a job-winning resume? Having a well-written resume is crucial in landing the job you want. Being qualified for a job may More...
Web Developer Resume Sample to Get You Started
What must a good web developer resume accomplish? An effective web developer resume must successfully project your ability to create and manage w More...
Graphic Designer Resume Sample and Writing Tips
Graphic designer resume objective Portfolio links on your graphic designer resume Graphic designer resume work experience Graphic designer resume More...
Android Developer Resume Sample and Writing Tips
Android developer resume format Android developer resume objective Android developer work experience Android developer skills Editing your androi More...
Software Engineer Resume Sample (Along with Writing Tips)
Looking to craft a software engineer resume that gets you the interview call? Well, getting an interview call from applying to jobs online is a c More...
Choose the Best Resume Template for You
There are as many solutions as there are searches on the world wide web when looking for resume templates. The choice is overwhelming. But theres More...
Civil Engineer Resume: How to Get it Right
Nailing your civil engineer resume is a key step in conquering the highly competitive environment of job search today. Here we bring you some tip More...
Java Developer Resume Example and Writing Tips
Is your hunt for java developer jobs not fetching any results? The success or failure of a job search is highly dependent on the resume you have. More...
Project Manager Resume Sample and Writing Guide
What is the purpose of a project manager resume? What qualifications should you show on your project manager resume? Resume objective or resume s More...
Here's How to Write a Formal Letter of Resignation (with examples)
Saying goodbye to an organisation, whether youve worked there for years or just a few months, is never easy. It is tempting to spiral into a verb More...
Six Tips to Have Your Office Leave Application Ready in Under 5 Minutes
Finding it difficult to write your office leave application?Trust, its not.And to write one in under five minutes is possible. Heres how.To write More...
Here's How to Write a Job Application Letter (with samples)
Ever wondered why despite the tons of emails you send your resume to, you do not receive responses? Part of the process of applying for a positio More...
Key Mobile Application Development Skills You Can Add in Your Resume
With the rise in smartphone users and quick adoption of new-age mobile applications, the demand for talented mobile app developers has increased. More...
Top Skills Software Developers Can Add in Their Resumes
If there is one job role thats among the most sought-after IT jobs, its that of a software developer. These are professionals who are responsible More...
Not Sure What Skills to Include on Your Resume? Here's the List of Skills to Choose From
A resume is an important document that plays a crucial role in your job search. Your resume has different sections and each section reveals about More...
Full Stack Developer Skills You Can Add in Your Resume
Putting your best skills on your resume is not enough to grab the attention of recruiters today.You have to add skills that employers are looking More...
Top Project Management Skills You Can Add in Your Resume
From project planning and budget allocation to execution and project management, a project management professional should be able to list and pro More...
Top In-demand Skills for Data Engineers
Data engineering is one of the biggest investment areas for most companies today.With data science becoming an important element to improve botto More...
Career Articles
When Your Salary Makes You Too Expensive
Q: What can I do when my salary history makes me really expensive in my current job market? I dont w...
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Want to be a winner? Just do it!
Whatever be your goal, take the first step - however small - right away....
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Use Additional Information to Your Advantage
Monster Resume ExpertThe Additional Information section in Monsters Resume Builder is optional, but ...
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The Negotiation Dance
Monster Interview Coach One step forward one step back step together, and back again. To perform the...
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