Resumes and Cover Letters

how to write a resume for a sales job

Workopolis data shows how to write a resume for a sales job

We recently analyzed our resume database to pick out the keywords recruiters are searching for in sales. Here’s how to tailor your resume.

How to write a resume when you graduate

How to write a resume when you just graduated

Worried your lack of experience will hurt your job prospects out of school? Step inside…

Using a resume template

How to choose the right resume templates (with examples)

Work harder, or smarter? Here’s how a professional resume template can save you time and frustration.

explaining gaps on resume

How to explain gaps when writing your resume

Taken a few career breaks in recent years? You can still have a killer resume. Here’s how.

Photo on a resume

Should you put a picture on your resume?

With social media, does it really matter if you include a photo on your resume? The jury, evidently, is still out.

Resume writing

What to include on your resume to get an IT job

We analyzed our resume database to see what the most viewed IT-related resumes had in common. Here’s what we found.


These 5 resume mistakes are keeping you from getting hired

Not getting called for interviews? You might be making these common (and easily fixable) resume mistakes.

Human legs of people which waiting for job interview

3 types of job seekers who will always have trouble landing a job

Do you make the list? Here’s what you can do to right the ship.

Writing down thoughts

How to optimize your resume for the 10-second skim

When a recruiter opens your resume, you’re on the clock…and you only have ten seconds (or less). Here’s how to make sure you get their attention.


How to choose the right resume format

So many formats, so little time. Which one do you choose? Here’s our guide to picking a resume format that works for you.