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  1. In the US, conventional resume logic says use...

    In the US, conventional resume logic says use it... but i challenge any and all conventional logic.
    City/State is fine if you even put it at all.
    I think address adds zero value -- it can't...
  2. Your email address approach is completely fine. ...

    Your email address approach is completely fine. There are 100 other things on your resume you'll use to brand yourself and set you apart. Don't listen to anyone who says your approach isn't ok....
  3. There are a million headhunters in the area. Make...

    There are a million headhunters in the area. Make sure your resume is up to par, and float it past them.
    Let them find a job for you and take a cut from the employer.
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    BE careful - a job change like this may require a...

    BE careful - a job change like this may require a decrease in pay.... and the restaurant industry doesn't always neatly correlate to other industries....
    Perhaps you'd find some interest working in...
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    Poll: Company A for sure. Deal with the discomfort...

    Company A for sure.
    Deal with the discomfort temporarily for a permanent benefit to your career.
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    I cannot offer advice from an Indian perspective,...

    I cannot offer advice from an Indian perspective, but I CAN from a USA perspective.
    Law will give you a lot of opportunities in the USA, but there are many lawyers who graduate from law school and...
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    When you say "concerned about your age" - are you...

    When you say "concerned about your age" - are you referring to:

    - starting in the work world?
    - beginning a graduate program?
    - or something else?

    Given the level of technical education you...
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    Try a free career aptitude test and see what...

    I have a similar problem, work similar too. I have no mentors, but no children. I am really struggling to find a career for me. So I have decided to buy some books which I hope will help. I don't...
  9. Here is a question - did they do any spin-offs,...

    Here is a question - did they do any spin-offs, or other ventures or partnerships?

    If they did a partnership, you could potentially name that...
    Instead of XYZ photography, you could say XYZ-ABC...
  10. where are you located? I'm in the US. I know...

    where are you located?
    I'm in the US.
    I know there are some UK folks here.
    I can't speak to anything UK, but can offer US Advice.
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    what are you good at? If you are a people person...

    what are you good at?
    If you are a people person and intelligent, sales can take you VERY far... however, the hours can be demanding and may not be good for your schedule given your young child....
  12. Assume all responsibility allowed to you. Do...

    Assume all responsibility allowed to you.
    Do your job, your co-worker's job, and your boss' job.

    Your job is not what is listed on the description, it's everything you are able to do to add...
  13. if you're not getting any bites without the info,...

    if you're not getting any bites without the info, then you have nothing to lose.
    you could put all of your admin/managerial type responsibilities and conveniently leave off the fact that you...
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    and conversely, career growth is a path to high...

    and conversely, career growth is a path to high salaries....
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    what is a bond offering statement? we don't know...

    what is a bond offering statement? we don't know what that is without more info.

    I think you are emphasizing the wrong part. The "assisted in making bond offers" is not powerful.
    first of all,...
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    Is there a separate HR department? I'd be...

    Is there a separate HR department?
    I'd be hesitant to repeatedly bother the hiring manager who made the verbal commitment, but I wouldn't think twice about calling HR once per week!
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    It's all in the delivery. If you are able to...

    It's all in the delivery. If you are able to present it appropriately, i think it will go over well and likely be supported.

    After all, who wouldn't support someone who wanted to be more...
  18. Schools typically have significant resources and...

    Schools typically have significant resources and connections for their students.
    As a graduate, I would suggest going back to the school and ask about their relationships, programs, etc.
    Especially...
  19. I would start by making the first page of the...

    I would start by making the first page of the resume read like a dashboard.
    Header
    Career Summary
    Key Skills and Accomplishments -- in this section, you would put all of the notable things that...
  20. Optical Character Recognition - OCR

    Optical Character Recognition - OCR
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    Re: You ramble A 60 year old Nobel prize...

    Re:
    You ramble
    A 60 year old Nobel prize winner may need a 3 page long CV. Everyone else can do with one or two pages.

    The above advice is too rigid. Below is what I feel is a better...
  22. An excerpt from my resume article that...

    An excerpt from my resume article that specifically addresses format.
    You can view the entire article on my website: www.bburkeconsulting.com

    This is another situation where we would advise you...
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    I have written a detailed resume advice column to...

    I have written a detailed resume advice column to assist job-seekers in developing a powerful document.

    Here is the link for the article in CVTips.com

    Here is the link to the article on my...
  24. Step 6...

    Step 6: Demonstration of Achievement / Differentiation

    This section addresses your performance, achievement, and what makes you the right candidate.

    We prefer a section toward the top of the...
  25. Step 4...

    Step 4: Work Experience & Content

    In this step, you will list your positions beginning with the most recent.

    Use years when possible when presenting dates; it keeps the resume cleaner and makes...
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