Amanda Augustine Amanda Augustine

Amanda Augustine is the resident career expert for Talent Inc.’s suite of brands: TopResume, TopCV, and TopInterview. With nearly 15 years of experience in the recruiting and career-advice industry, she is a certified professional career coach (CPCC) and resume writer (CPRW), helping professionals improve their careers and find the right job sooner. Follow Amanda at @JobSearchAmanda for up-to-the-minute advice.

Ask Amanda: Can I Have 2 LinkedIn Profiles?

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11 Steps to Writing the Perfect Resume

Ask Amanda: Do Internships Count as Years of Experience?

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

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

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

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

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

#OfficeHours: How to Network to Get Work

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

14 Reasons This is a Perfect Recent College Grad Resume

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

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

#OfficeHours: Job-Search Mistakes Made by New College Grads

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

Ask Amanda: How Do I Get an Entry-Level Job If They All Require Experience?

Ask Amanda: Do Creative Resume Designs Help You Get the Job?

Ask Amanda: How Do I Add Volunteer Experience to My Resume?

Ask Amanda: How Can I Grow My Professional Network?

#OfficeHours: Does Your Resume Beat the Bots?

What Is an ATS? How to Write a Resume to Beat the Bots

Ask Amanda: What Should My LinkedIn Profile Photo Look Like?

Ask Amanda: How Do I Juggle a Job Offer While I Wait for Another?

Ask Amanda: How Can I Bounce Back After Getting Laid Off?

Ask Amanda: How Can I Tell If My Resume Is ATS-Friendly?

Ask Amanda: How Can I Overcome Ageism in the Job Search?

#OfficeHours: How to Avoid the Worst Resume Mistakes

Ask Amanda: Is It Alright to Bring Notes to a Job Interview?

Ask Amanda: How Can I Become Better at Public Speaking?

#OfficeHours: How to Create a Job-Search Plan That Works

Words and Phrases to Remove From Your Resume Right Away

Ask Amanda: How Can I Turn Part-Time Work Into a Full-Time Job?

Ask Amanda: How Can I Make My Resume Beat the ATS?

Ask Amanda: How Can I Brand My Business Cards if I'm Changing Careers?

Ask Amanda: What Do Employers Look for in Director Resumes?

Job Interview Tips for Handling Weather Disruptions

How to Proofread Your Resume

Ramp up Your Job Search Before the New Year With These Daily Tips

Ask Amanda: How Do I Recover From a Bad Performance Review?

Ask Amanda: Can You Help Me Get Back Into the Workforce?

Ask Amanda: How Do I Convert a Resume to a CV Format?

Ask Amanda: How Can I Overcome My Interview Anxiety?

5 Ways to Get Your News Headlines in a Hurry

Ask Amanda: How Can I Be More Confident During Interviews?

12 Holiday Gift Ideas for Job Seekers

Ask Amanda: What’s the Best Way to List Education on a Resume?

Ask Amanda: How Do I Ask My Boss for a Raise?

Ask Amanda: How Do I Incorporate Certifications on My Resume?

#OfficeHours: How to Ace Your Next Job Interview

Ask Amanda: How Do I Answer Behavioral Interview Questions?

The Importance of Saying "Thank You" After an Interview

Ask Amanda: How Do I Write a Great Cover Letter?

Ask Amanda: Should You Include References on Your Resume?

Ask Amanda: How Do I Format Multiple Locations for One Employer?

How to Build a Company List of Top Employers for Your Job Search

Ask Amanda: How Do I Discuss Salary When Changing Careers?

#OfficeHours: How to Successfully Change Careers

Ask Amanda: How Do I Create a Skills Section for My Resume?

Ask Amanda: What’s Better – a Graphic Resume or a Simple Design?

Changing Careers? 7 Details to Include on Your Resume

Ask Amanda: How Do I List Self-Employment on a Resume?

Why You Should Google Yourself to Monitor Your Online Personal Brand

Ask Amanda: How Do I Find My Dream Job?

Ask Amanda: How Do I Showcase My Soft Skills on a Resume?

Ask Amanda: How Do I Write a Cover Letter?

Ask Amanda: How Do I Answer "Tell Me About Yourself" in an Interview?

Ask Amanda: How Are a Resume Objective and a Resume Summary Different?

#OfficeHours: How to Get a Stalled Job Search Back on Track

How to Negotiate a Raise at Work Like Amy Schumer

Ask Amanda: How Do I Pass a Behavioral Interview?

7 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Applying for a Job

5 Signs You Need a Professional Resume Review

What to Do When Your New Job Isn’t Your Dream Job

How to Lose a Job in 10 Days

10 Powerful Changes for Your Senior-Level Resume

How to Make a Great Resume for a Mid-Level Professional

Career Quiz: Are You Prepared to Write Your Resume?

Job-Search Tips for Recent College Grads

Career Strategies When You’re Between Jobs

6 Ways to Rock Your First Entry-Level Job After Graduation

Go Green, Job Search-Style

Resume Writer Spotlight: Nat M.

5 Signs It's Time to Hire a Professional Resume Writer

Resume Help: Your Resume Questions Answered

Workplace Wanderlust: Why You Should Always Be Looking for a New Job

What's Your Relationship With Your Job? [INFOGRAPHIC]

15 Things You Should Not Include in a Resume

Resume Writer Spotlight: Lynda F.

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Damage Control for Your Professional Reputation

How to Pump Up Your Summer Job Search

How to Make the Most of Your Next Alumni Networking Event

Does Your Resume Pass the 6-Second Test?

How to Choose a Resume-Writing Service

How to Get the Most From Your Resume-Writing Service

How to Write a Resume: Webinar for Recent College Graduates

7 Things You Should Never Say to Your Boss

Top Transferable Job Skills Employers Look for in Candidates

The One Thing Successful People Do to Get Ahead

How to Find a Job You Love by Assessing Company Culture

How to Handle Gaps in Your Employment History

How to Change Your Gmail Profile Picture

10 of the Worst Cover Letter Mistakes to Avoid

How Long Should Your Resume Be?

Avoid the Resume Black Hole With These Tips

How to Create a Custom LinkedIn URL in 3 Easy Steps

5 Habits You Need to Break to Land Your Dream Job

10 Steps to a Better Career: Our Top Advice From 2015

How to Brag on Your Resume Without Sounding Like a Jerk

It’s Time to Ditch Your Resume Objective Statement

How to Pass the 6-Second Resume Test

Here's the Right Way to Format Your Resume

What’s Your Dream Job? Discover it in 3 Simple Steps

Avoid These Costly Interview Thank-You Note Mistakes

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