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Want to Get Hired? Avoid These Resume Pitfalls

A generic resume will get you nowhere in the job market. Your resume would probably just be skimmed over like the hundreds of other resumes on the recruiter’s desk, or the hiring manager wouldn’t take a second glance at it. So, your efforts to land a job would be cut short early on in the game. There are many ways for your resume to keep you on the list of applicants under consideration and attract more offers for an interview. For instance, if you customize your resume for the particular job that you’re applying for, this will make it easier for the manager to choose your resume over all the other resumes. In their eagerness to create a job-specific resume, some  applicants go overboard and write the funniest things. Almagreta Resume Templates compiled some of the amusing statements that these job applicants included on their resumes.

The Ultimate Parents’ Guide for Back to School

With school just around the corner, it’s always good to be prepared and help your child transition from summer vacation to regular school schedule. Make the transition as smooth as possible with this infographic from ezStorage.

If it’s your child’s first time ever attending school, you can help ease the change by adjusting your child’s bedtime two weeks before school starts and make sure that your child gets enough sleep before starting the day. You can also meet with the teacher to address any concerns you may have on your child’s first day of school.

Be sure to take a look at our list of helpful tips to help your child’s first day of school be a success.

Back to School Checklist

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Is Your Business Prepared for Smart Credit Cards?

Smart cards are coming, and these micro chip-based credit cards promise to lower fraudulent transactions around the world. But they also mean businesses have to upgrade their terminals, and businesses that don’t could be hit wiht $50000 fines! This infographic will tell you everything you need to know about smart cards, and how to avoid the big fines.

Smart Credit Cards are Coming