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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! ​ ​The Best Resume Writing Services To Get You Noticed in 2021 The best resume writing services help you get a leg up in the age of computer-screened resumes. Let’s be honest, it’s 2021 and computer vision and machine learning is here to stay. It’s crucial that your professional resume showcases your unique skills and experiences and emphasizes why you’d make a great employee, but they also need to be written to make you stand out - to both humans and computers.


ZipRecruiter vs Indeed ZipRecruiter and Indeed are two of the biggest job sites on the internet. They serve the same purpose - to help people find jobs - but they differ in terms of how they go about doing this, and the way they charge for job postings. As we did our research we found that Indeed is much larger than ZipRecruiter, but that doesn’t necessarily mean it’s better based on what you’re trying to accomplish. Whether you’re a job poster, or a job seeker, you will find this article helpful as you navigate the realm of job hunting.


How To Write A Functional Resume

You’re hunting for a new job, and you’re trying to learn how to write a functional resume. Don’t worry. We’ve got you covered. We’ll explain when using a functional resume is appropriate and how to write an impressive document. That way, you get more calls for interviews and, ultimately, more job offers. ​ ​New on Careercloud Radio​ ​The Careercloud Radio podcast has featured some amazing guests! ​ ​Finding A Career You Love With Silicon Valley High Tech Coach Kyle Elliott In this episode, Justin Dux chats with Kyle Elliott. Kyle started his career coaching business on Fiverr. He initially charged $5 to review resumes and write LinkedIn profiles to sustain his soy, sugar-free vanilla latte addiction in college. Fast forward 7+ years and 1,000+ clients later… Kyle is now a trusted confidant to some of the biggest names in Silicon Valley. He has been featured in Business Insider, Forbes, Fast Company, The Muse, and Ladders, among dozens of other leading publications.


Job Interviews: What To Prepare For And How To Prepare With Aggie Pulfer Aggie Pulfer (@YourCoach_ie) is an experienced career, life, and business coach with over 500 coaching hours in both individual and group settings. She holds a Master’s Degree in Personal & Management Coaching which she completed at University College Cork. In addition to coaching, she also makes various speaking appearances to touch on everything from personal branding to job seeking techniques and strategies.


Justin and Aggie not only give practical advice on how to prepare a job interview, and what to prepare for, they also get into the psyche that goes into the job searching process, and what separates the haves from the have nots.


From Around the Web


Best ACT Prep Courses

The ACT exam is the most widely accepted undergraduate entrance exam in the nation. Over 1.8 million students took the test in 2019 and that number continues to climb each year. It’s become an integral part of the college application process, along with the SAT exam. The key is adequate preparation. We’ve created this guide to the best ACT prep courses to help you find the one that’s right for you.


Teen workers fill job shortage, but what happens when summer fades?

As restrictions ease and customers return, workers with child care responsibilities or concern about Covid-19 have been hanging back — making room for an army of teen workers to fill labor shortage gaps this summer.


More than 32 percent of teens have a summer job this year, the highest since 2008, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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​ Talk soon! The Careercloud Team