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Social Media Strike Zone: Where to Aim Your Job Search

In a culture of free expression, it can sometimes be difficult to know how to go about reigning in your job search efforts. Social media is the perfect outlet to immediately reach the masses in a way that would otherwise have taken you days to months to communicate with such a diverse crowd. You are able to tap into a network that can make a [...]

March 23rd, 2018|

Guaranteed Resume Results that You Can Rely On

It seems like everywhere we turn, we face broken promises. Commitments that were made but then backed out on. The best of intentions that quickly faded when times got tough. Whether in a personal or professional capacity, no one likes to be lied to or cheated out of what was supposed to be theirs for the taking. Our team at Platinum Resumes is familiar with [...]

March 16th, 2018|

Approaching the Job Market as a Middle-Aged Optimist

Have you been feeling your age lately? When trying to compete in today’s job market, do you feel out of place and behind the curve because of your age? Although being a middle-aged job candidate may bring certain challenges that a twenty-something knows nothing about, there are also advantages to have more experience under your belt, both in your career and in life in general. [...]

March 9th, 2018|

Coffee Conversations to Fuel Your Job Search

Have you ever sat in a coffee shop or chill restaurant for any length of time? There is something about that atmosphere that drives your creativity and allows you to unwind and focus on a different level than you can at home. Even though there might be some noise about you from lively conversations going on at different tables, it is more of a gentle [...]

March 2nd, 2018|

The Importance of Staying Relevant in Your Career Field

If you are looking for a new job, then you are most likely stepping back to take a closer look at yourself than you have in a long time. You have been so immersed in your life and in your work that you haven’t noticed how rusty you have become in your particular field of interest. Maybe you haven’t changed that much through the years, [...]

February 23rd, 2018|

Why a CPRW is Worth Your Time and Money

There are many job seekers out there who have never heard of a Certified Professional Resume Writer. If you are currently hunting for a new job, you probably know that there are professional services out there that can help you with perfecting your resume and sharpening your interview skills. Many, however, do not know that there are certain individuals who have been through specialized training [...]

February 16th, 2018|

Uncovering the Bare Bones of Your Resume

Many job seekers are under the false pretense that their age old resume is ready for use. They think that, since they successfully landed a job five years ago, the same resume should suffice today. However, the job culture is ever changing, and the skills and accomplishments that you have gained in your current job should be added to the resume. The best plan of [...]

February 9th, 2018|

It’s Finally Time to Fall in Love with Your Job

The month of love is currently upon us. Valentine’s Day advertisements are swarming us from all angles, and we are feeling the pressure to plan the perfect gift or night out with our special someone. With all of the romantic notions in the air, do you ever stop to consider all of the loves in your life? Aside from your favorite people, what else have [...]

February 2nd, 2018|