Monthly Archives: January 2010

Should I omit experience that is more than 10 years old?

A reader with over 25 years of work history recently wrote in to ask whether  experience from more than 10 years ago should be de-emphasized or omitted from the resume.  Or, is it best to have different resumes to emphasize … Continue reading

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How could bankruptcy impact my job search?

In this day and age, with so many people…and corporations, for that matter…declaring bankruptcy, it is hard to imagine that this would be a roadblock to employment.  Unfortunately, some employers look for any and every reason to screen out candidates … Continue reading

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Is it possible to land a job after being fired?

This is a tough question to answer without the knowing the specific reasons for the termination.  If one is fired for being late to work on a regular basis, it is possible to start fresh with a new employer.  If … Continue reading

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