Setting the right tone early in your Interview

Interview tip of the day
For Executive Assistant and Administrative Assistant positions…

When interviewing for an Executive or Administrative Assistant position, the focus of the conversation should be what you (as a great assistant) can do for them – not the other way around.

The essence of any administrative support position is customer service based, with your “customer” […]

By |June 27th, 2014|Interview Tips|0 Comments

Tips on Saving Your Resume for Interviews

Interview Tip Of The Day:
When saving your resume, choose a name that is simple and one that does not reference a specific title or industry. For example: JaneSmith.doc tells a different story than JaneSmithEA_resume.doc or JaneSmithMarketing.com

Adding titles or industries to your resume’s file name can send the wrong signal. Specifically, sending a resume as JaneSmithAdmin.doc […]

By |June 10th, 2014|Interview Process, Interview Tips, Resume Tips|0 Comments

Summary and Objective Tips for your Resume

Resume tip of the day:
Your Summary and Objective sections can help you as much as they can hurt you. Make those sections specifically relevant to the jobs to which you are applying. If you are considering more than one career path, consider making multiple versions of your resume, each with corresponding Summaries or Objectives.

For example, […]

By |June 2nd, 2014|Resume Tips|0 Comments