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\"\"<\/div>\n CareerCast.com<\/span><\/span>\nMon, 07\/24\/2017 - 15:12<\/span>\n\n
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As the old adage says, there's no second chance to make a first impression. In the case of your job search, however, the first impression may be the\u00a0only\u00a0<\/em>chance you are afforded to make any impression on a prospective employer.\u00a0<\/p>\n\n

Your resume is often the first impression made during a job search. Ensuring your resume is the best it ... <\/p>

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\"\"<\/div>\n CareerCast.com<\/span><\/span>\nMon, 06\/19\/2017 - 09:39<\/span>\n\n
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Job hunters are eager to apply for that perfect position -- often at the expense of submitting the perfect cover letter and resume. Here are five tips to ensure your resume and cover letter are at their best.
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Karen Dikson is a teacher, blogger and small business owner from New Jersey. Her works have been published on Huffington Post and other prominent outlets.\u00a0<\/p><\/div>\n \n

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\"\"<\/div>\n CareerCast.com<\/span><\/span>\nMon, 02\/27\/2017 - 15:35<\/span>\n\n
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A job seeker who attached a particularly unsettling headshot of actor Nicolas Cage instead of her resume made national headlines<\/a>a few years ago.\u00a0<\/p>

While this particular resume gaffe may have garnered some laughs, plenty of similar mistakes occur every day without the media coverage. And it's no laughing matter when it's your own candidacy for a job compromised because ... <\/p>