Careercloud Newsletter - July 12th, 2021



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Here's your weekly update from Careercloud. ​ ​New on Careercloud.com​ Here are a few of the recent articles from Careercloud! ​ ​How To Write A Chronological Resume One of the most common types of resumes used today is a chronological resume. If you’ve ever created a resume before, chances are it was a chronological resume. The straightforward resume format is easy to scan quickly and highlights your most recent work history.


This guide walks through how to create a chronological resume, why it’s beneficial, and when you should use one.


Best Online Learning Platforms of 2021 Online learning platforms are a popular trend that continues to grow as more people seek educational paths outside of the classroom. According to research by Technavio, the e-learning market size in the US is expected to grow by $36.54 billion between 2021 and 2025.


Learning online also provides flexibility, allowing you to complete courses while still working or fulfilling other duties. The best online platforms are ones that meet your education and financial needs and feature teaching styles compatible with how you learn.


27 Best Free Job Posting Sites for 2021

Did you know that free job posting sites can be just as effective as paid job boards? When you are searching for your next employee, you don’t have to spend a ton of money to find the perfect hire. Our team researched 27 of the best free job posting sites so that recruiters and employers can utilize a variety of ways to find quality job candidates. ​ ​New on Careercloud Radio​ ​The Careercloud Radio podcast has featured some amazing guests! ​ ​The Importance Of Sales Skills With Danny Leonard In this episode, Michael Gardon chats with Danny Leonard. Danny is currently a Co-Founder at Ramped. He's also a sales advisor, consultant, and investor with over a decade of success at various VC-backed startups. He's built sales teams from scratch, bringing them through initial traction and onto scale/profitability. He's closed deals upwards of $2M on his own and managed all sales functions. Currently, he's a Co-Founder of Ramped, a career discovery platform for early-career sales talent.


How To Connect With Someone in a Job Interview With Ana Marvales Ana Marvales is the author of Creating A Drama Free Workplace, and operates the company thera-rising.com where she teaches companies how to create the namesake of her book through keynotes, seminars, and conflict resolution projects. She has been featured in MSNBC, Forbes, The New York Times, and many other media outlets for her work.


In this episode, Ana and Justin get into the nitty-gritty of what Ana does, by relating it to the job searching process. Ana offers a fresh perspective on interviewing by talking about the mindset you need throughout the search all the way up to the interview by talking about ways you can truly connect with people.


From Around the Web


How To Study For Any Test and Ace It

There are countless articles with advice to help you study better, and we’ve read most of them. Given the name of our site, we decided to make a resource of our own. By combing through what we think are the best articles to help you study better, we have come up with what we think is the ultimate resource to help you improve your study habits.


For many students, test-taking is their very least favorite part of school. It takes time, discipline, and motivation to study for a test, and you are graded on your retainment of what is taught. As daunting as studying for a test can be, students often miss the point of taking the test, and that is to learn.


To fill millions of open jobs, many workers need more than skills

Rachelle Katchenago of Menasha, Wisconsin, lost her job as a call-center contract worker last year after the pandemic lockdowns took hold. No one was hiring.


Katchenago, 37, eventually heard of career courses, paid for by Microsoft as part of a COVID relief program. She plunged in, learning online customer service and sales skills, hoping to improve her employment prospects.

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​ Talk soon! The Careercloud Team