Job fairs make me freeze!!! How can I hide the awkward???

Room full of people and speed interviews one after another. Two things most people dislike the most! Most job seekers believe that they are the only ones who feel uncomfortable in job fairs, unfortunately they are no picnic for most of us. Often times they are way more intimidating than job interviews with unknown agendas, … Continue reading Job fairs make me freeze!!! How can I hide the awkward???

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Why fake resumes are more common among OPT Students? #FakeSummaryofExperience

Today I am sharing the posting of one of our consultants. They kindly shared their experiences after graduation. Why fake resumes are more common among OPT Students ? – A Student’s Perspective I see many posts in LinkedIn about fake resumes and how consulting companies are using OPT students to fake their profiles and land a … Continue reading Why fake resumes are more common among OPT Students? #FakeSummaryofExperience

To be scammed or not to be scammed: that is the question!

Maybe I am too cautious, or maybe because I shop online A LOT, I am always skeptical of sharing my financial and personal information online. We live in the age of information and with information there comes risks, and believe me tons of them! I see many postings online asking job seekers and students to send their … Continue reading To be scammed or not to be scammed: that is the question!

What are core Finance and Accounting competencies that you should list in your Resume?

Braun Weiss Inc. focuses on Financial Services Industry and Financial systems, so we work with, talk to, meet...many Finance candidates and go through many many Resumes. It is obviously common sense that someone who is a CPA will know about basics of Accounting, but if you do not have a CPA or CFA your master's … Continue reading What are core Finance and Accounting competencies that you should list in your Resume?

I have no relevant job experience, so I simply won’t list anything on my Resume…

We keep writing about this over and over again, because I still see dozens of Resumes on a daily basis that is lacking the basics. They just have educational details and tons of school work details, but not enough work experience. Even candidates with experience barely lists 2-3 bullet points and saturate their Resume with … Continue reading I have no relevant job experience, so I simply won’t list anything on my Resume…

Avoid these blunders in your Resume

We think this article sums up the basic formatting mistakes people make in their Resumes: Sloppiness Summaries that are too long Too many buzzwords Starting a bullet point with 'Responsible for' Being too formal Sticking to a template Sticking to a template Using awkward white space Taking up too much space with your contact information … Continue reading Avoid these blunders in your Resume