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At the CFO Suite we have seen many good and bad resumes.  It can be tough to make an immediate impression and harder to make it a positive one that stands out from the rest for all the right reasons.  With some help from our recruiting...

Whether you believe studies that show that a recruiter spends on average six seconds reviewing an individual resume or that a resume is initially screened for reasons to reject a candidate, you don’t want to make obvious mistakes that will negatively bias your resume.  Mistakes...

Most candidates will go through at least 3-4 rounds of interviews to land a job, and you’ll need to prep for each and every one. Below, we discuss the ins and outs, the do’s and don’ts and everything in between. Continue your research.You started this process...

You’ve prepped, you’re ready. It’s showtime! What many people don’t realize is that “showtime” starts long before you sit down for the interview. It starts by leaving the house in plenty of time, arriving early, polished and poised. It’s already begun when you breeze through...

Words matter – but they’re not all that matters. What you say, the way you say it, the way you look when you say it, what you’re wearing when you say it – they all matter. Even if you’re a perfect fit on paper, projecting...

Congratulations! You’ve made it over the first obstacle and your resume did what it was designed to do – it opened the door. In most cases, the first thing you see on the other side is…a telephone.  Think of this step as a phone “screen”...

All the right verbal answers do not necessarily equal getting hired. It is often so much more important to understand the nonverbal part of the interview because even the best answer to a question can be overshadowed by body language, facial expressions, posture and eye...

As many as 75% of companies utilize video conferencing during the interview process, which means virtual interviews are here to stay.  It will take some practice but, as with in-person interviews, you can master this platform; with these tips we’ve made it easier. Run a...

The coronavirus has created new stresses into our lives through stay at home orders, the declining economy and health and safety concerns. With these unprecedented events occurring all at the same time, (and so quickly) it's not surprising that we have heard from many of our clients...

You're not alone.  Many of us are facing the same challenges in this current quarantined world we live in - limited face-to-face supervision or oversight, slower access to information and the social isolation and distractions at home are just a few of them.  You're even often expected...