15 words to include in your resume
(and 10 things that will get it tossed)

Are you a proactive go-getter with a proven track record of thinking outside the box? Don't be. A survey of hiring managers shows that such over-used clichés actually annoy them.

Here's what they want to see in your resume >>


The cover letter is out: What's hot (and what's not) in job searching

Much of what we have traditionally been taught about looking for a job just isn't true anymore. To be successful, your work search needs to keep up with technological and cultural trends.

Why nobody is reading your cover letter >>


Why you will never get anywhere

There's a reason this advice has carried on through the ages: it's the classic success strategy. Here's the one thing you must stop doing if you want to get anywhere in life and career.

The two words that stand between you and success >>


[Infographic] The qualities that define who gets the best jobs

What do you need in order to be successful? A new international study of business leaders reveals the most sought-after qualities in the leaders and workers of tomorrow.

Who gets the most attractive jobs? >>