Career Advice

Job-search tips and expert advice to help you get ahead in your career.

Gaming the System: 6 Recession-Proof Jobs (and 5 Jobs That Put You at Risk)

Resume Help: Are You a Doer or Achiever?

How We Gave This Professional the Resume Insurance She Wanted

What You Get From a Professionally Written Resume

How Do I Know If My Resume Is Working?

How to Recession-Proof Your Career

A Lawyer’s Take: What Is Age Discrimination Anyway?

14 Things That Take Longer Than Submitting for a Professional Resume Review

Ask Amanda: How Should I Format My Contact Information on a Resume?

Resume Tricks That Don’t Work

5 Tips to Remember When Asking for an Internal Transfer

The Art of the Interview: From Fear to Fun

How Can You Make Yourself Sound Better on Your Resume?

How to Age-Proof Your Resume

Don’t Waste Another Job Application: Fix Your Resume

How to Answer “Why Did You Leave Your Last Job?” — Even if You Got Fired

How Older Workers Can Compete (and Win) in Today’s Job Market

5 Lessons From Marie Kondo to Help You Tidy Up Your Job Search

5 Reasons a Professional Resume Rewrite Is Worth It

6 Signs of Ageism in the Workplace — and How to Best Handle It

5 Job-search Steps to Shorten the Hunt

A Guide to Combating Ageism in Your Senior Job Search

Why You Shouldn’t Write Your Own Resume

All in a Day’s Work: Prepping Your Resume

The Thrill of the (Job) Hunt: How to Get Headhunters to Find You

The 10 Biggest Mistakes C-level Candidates Make When Seeking New Jobs

The Data Is In: What Recruiters Want You to Know

Did the Job Search Leave You Discouraged This Year? We’ve Got You Covered!

Why LinkedIn is Important: 7 Reasons to Polish Your Profile Today

How to Interview for a Senior Position

Ask Amanda: Can I Have 2 LinkedIn Profiles?

How Do You Contact Recruiters on LinkedIn?

TopResume Employees Read Customer Reviews

Here’s How to Get Noticed on LinkedIn

Ask Amanda: Can You Explain the Different Parts of a Resume?

From Resume Insecurity to Resume Confidence

What Should I Wear to a Job Interview: Men’s Edition

How to Improve Your Self-Confidence at Work

11 Steps to Writing the Perfect Resume

Is Freelancing Right for You?

4 Critical Reasons You Need to Update Your Healthcare Resume

Resumes Demystified: We Helped This Discouraged Job Seeker Crack the Code

What Should I Wear to a Job Interview: Women's Edition

What Not to Wear to a Job Interview

How to Use Your Morning Commute to Get Energized for the Workday

Yelling, Lying, and Rude Comments: Workplace Bullying Horror Stories

7 Tips for Handling a Bully at Work

Ask Yourself These Questions Before You Accept the Job Offer

Why You Need to Fill Out Your Resume Information … Again

How to Spot a Toxic Workplace — Before You Take the Job

Ask Amanda: Do Internships Count as Years of Experience?

12 Things Successful People Do Each Morning

How We Helped This Professional Who Was Stuck In His Toxic Job

Caught in a Resume Lie: The Stories of Fibbing Job Seekers

Is It OK to Lie on Your Resume? Survey Results Are In!

Signs You're in a Toxic Work Environment — and How to Handle It

4 Signs Your Federal Resume Is Holding You Back

Ask Amanda: Should I Have Multiple Versions of My Resume?

Factors That Contribute to Happiness at Work — That Don’t Include Money

4 Ways to Get Out of Your Comfort Zone at Work

How We Took This Professional From Overwhelmed to Confident

Ask Amanda: How Do I List Temp Jobs on My Resume?

How to Make the Most of Your Job Search When Unemployment is Low

Your Guide to Recruiters — and How to Know What’s Right for You

Ask Amanda: Should I Reapply for a Job That Got Reposted?

How to Succeed at a Startup

How to Tell Your Boss You Have Too Much Work — Without Complaining

14 Tips for Working With Recruiters

Ask Amanda: How Do I Answer Interview Questions About My Previous Job?

What You Should Consider Before Switching Careers

Ask Amanda: How Do I Kick-Start My Job Search?

Lost Touch? How to Reconnect With People in Your Network

How to Write an Academic CV

Overwhelmed at a New Job? 5 Ways to Deal With Stress and Anxiety

Ask Amanda: How Do I Mention Relocation in My Cover Letter?

How to Help Your New Business Survive Its First Year

LinkedIn Networking: How to Cultivate Meaningful Connections Online

From Lemons to Lemonade: Turn Job Rejection Into Opportunity

Want to Get Promoted at Work? Here's How to Boost Your Chances of Success

7 Professional Networking Tips and Tricks for a Successful Job Search

The Biggest Mistakes Job Seekers Make After College

How We Helped This Jane of All Trades Focus Her Resume

How to Write a One-Page Resume for an Entry-Level Job

5 Ways to Stand Out While Networking and Build Lasting Relationships

The Importance of Networking in College — Plus 7 Tips for Success

The Importance of Networking in the Job Search

Ask Amanda: How Can I Make My Resume Objective Look Good?

14 Reasons This is a Perfect Recent College Grad Resume

How Do You Know When It’s the Best Time to Ask for a Raise?

The Right (and Wrong) Ways to Show Personality in Your Cover Letter

Ask Amanda: How Do I Ask My Network for Help?

Career Quiz: What Networking Type Best Fits Your Personality?

The Importance of Networking (and How to Do It Well)

10 Networking Mistakes That Make You Look Unprofessional

The Ultimate Networking Guide for Introverts

How to Stay Connected to the Office When You Work Remotely

Job Tips for New Grads

Are You Ready to Lead a Startup? Ask Dave Carvajal

Taking Your Professional Network from 0 to 60 in Record Time

Ask Amanda: How Long Should I Stay at a Job Before Quitting?