How to make Resume?

The perfect  Resume is a Half battle won.

 

           Resume the important document 

 

Job market is the place where you have to represent yourself effectively. So the most crucial thing is your Résumé when you decide to enter the job market. Have you observed a balloon seller, carrying different color’s balloon in his hand? Kids attracted to that beautiful colors. Variety in color and design is the marketing strategy, isn’t it? But we knew the fact none of the balloons would fly because of colors.  It is the content which makes the balloons fly.

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Job seekers should always remember the balloons seller at the time of Resume Preparation. Style and Content both are vital things to consider at the time of resume making. Major things which hold you back with insecurity in your resume are,

lacking to create interest

does not describe you appropriately

missing the updates

showing the experience gap

 

        Resume Style                                   

 

Always keep in mind that the first dialogue with a recruiter happens through your resume. If your Résumé fails to speak with a recruiter, he will shut his door for your opportunity to work with him. So make the Résumé as it speaks itself about you. Certainly, It should be eye-catching but not distracting. Here are the bullets for the perfect resume.

  • Keep the Résumé format as simple as possible.
  • Use simple and medium-size fonts.
  • Avoid designers fonts.
  • Don’t be too wordy.
  • Bold, Italic and underline the text to describe a specific thing you want to grab the attention to.
  • Use bullets wherever necessary rather describe everything in sentences.

 

        Starting with Header                                     

 

Being honest is the very first condition about résumé content. Résumé shows your skills, abilities, and knowledge effectively. It should narrate the things straightforward, logical, intriguing, and easy to read.

The way to be more effective while walking through your résumé is to start with a smart header and moving ahead step-by-step.

Here are few tips for the effective header.

  • The header is a thing the employer see first. So it must be informative, professional, and eye-catching.
  • Mention full name rather than any initials or nick-name.
  • Don’t put the word Résumé at the top of the page, never!
  • Your name should appear in a bit large font following the job title, contact address, mobile no., and email-id.
  • Your email id should feel professional. Don’t put mail-id as hot_prick@***.com, never.
  • If you have a social media account. Your social media profile aligns with a job. Then don’t hesitate to put it in a header.

 

        Career Summary

 

  • This section covers professional summary in few sentences.
  • It should constraint to a paragraph or two.
  • You should more specific at your words. 
  • Never use the words I or my rather tell “Proficient instructor to train skilled as well as semi-skilled workers.”
  • Remember not to add everything which does not align the future job.
  • It is a good idea to mention a title for the section Career Summary or Professional Summary.
  • Insert your hard and soft skills here precisely.

 

        Work Experience/ Professional History             

 

  • This section contain a history of previous employment and employers.
  • Starting from the recent employment highlight only that experience which aligns with the job post.
  • Practicing the words I or my will be a bad idea.
  • Avoid using the phrases as I have worked with, I am working with or I am responsible for..
  • Do mention clearly the name and address of employer, job title, and duration of work experience.
  • Here you have strong opportunity to locate hard skills as well as soft skills along with the accomplishments.
  • Employer pleased to read the words like cost-cutting, time management. So put them wisely with your accomplishments.
  • For new job seekers, my advice is to mention your hard skills by describing a project you work with. For example, Represent the model of Francis Turbine and describe the design with the help of Auto-cad. It shows your hard skills designing with the aid of technology and soft skills to face the crowd for presentation. This will certainly help to remove the white section of experience in new job seekers resume.

        Certifications and Courses                                

  • This section covers the education certificates, Institutes, and date.
  • Higher certification courses mention first wisely aligning with the future job.
  • Don’t shy to mention the course or degree you are pursuing.
  • Add the additional courses which will be helpful for the future position.
  • Research paper or any project should mention here. The employer always impressed by innovative peoples.
  • Avoid going far to primary educations.
  • Use bold letters to show academic excellence if any.

 

        Keep in mind …                                                

  • Proofreading is must do practice before posting the resume.
  • While posting the resume online use pdf to avoid disturbed margin issue.
  • Try not to paste your picture unless employer demand for. 
  • Use the relevant keywords to optimize with ATS( Application Tracker System).
  • Use the online free template for making professional resume.

High Demand Jobs 2019

      High Demand Jobs 2019: Stay Ahead

 

Year 2019! Yes, a couple of weeks to go to welcome the Year 2019.

You may think why I am talking about high demand jobs 2019 from now.

Let me explain.

You will see the people quoting on their social media account.

“New years 365 days = 365 New opportunities.”

Think you have an additional couple of weeks than those people.

Means additional opportunities.

So let’s walk with turtle, steadily to win the race.

 

What will be special in the year 2019? isn’t it only another year?

So friends, let’s realize that 2019 is neither a number nor another year equally like previous years.

The year 2019 is going to rise with full of bright opportunities.

The new year is coming with advanced technologies. 

Advanced technology already open-up the huge possible opportunities in the job market.

Few of them will get the title high demanding jobs in year 2019 and beyond.

 

These high demand jobs will certainly admire you.

Let’s have a look.

      High Demand Job-Mobile App Developer

 

It is quite a history now, when a person or a couple of persons had mobiles in their hands.

Rest of the mob stared at them with a wonder.

Now every individual has a mobile in his pocket. 

Especially a smartphone.

This smartphones not only used for communication.

But extended to business, access the news, and entertainment.

All over the world, businesses as well as consumers utilizing this innovative medium for their ease.

Surveys stated that more than 90% of persons are using mobiles instead of landline phones.

Among those, a very big number up to 85% rely on mobile applications to do their day to day personal as well as official work.

Here the opportunity for app developers creates itself.

 

One who pursuing a bachelor in computer science.

Any bachelor degree course with program centering may become Mobile App Developer.

There is large no of classroom courses available nearby you.

You get online courses as well.

Here are few which may help you Mobignosis, Learn fly, Adept Pros, Geek Mentors, Bharati Vidyapeeth.

 

Google Play, Apple Play Store, Windows Store, Amazon App Store, BlackBerry World these are the prime platforms for app developers.

One may develop the app for small business houses to a large one.

Possibly your passion and hard work may make you the owner of a big network like snap chat, Instagram.

Be tuned with this high demand job 2019.  

      High Demand Job-Data Analyst

 

Data Analyst will be the most demanded job in the year 2019 and beyond.

Data becomes the backbone of most the industries like retail, logistic, medical, finance, manufacturing industries.

As an individual, we also deal with the data in our routine in the form of the text, images, videos.

What exactly the data analyst do?

He collects the data, process, and perform statistical analysis.

For the instance, while shopping online you put the specific filter on the brand and price,and no.of items for given filter appears in a while.

This ease for the end user is the work done by the data analyst.

 

Data analyst comprises mathematics and computer programming to analyze and process the data.

So any undergraduate from this streams may apply for the courses.

You may find the classroom as well as online courses.

 

Fast growing Retail Industry, Logistic, E-commerce, Medical, Manufacturing, PSUs and Government agencies will be the biggest employer all over for Data Analyst.

You may move upward from Data Analyst to Data Architect.

 

      High Demand Job-Cyber Security

 

Cyber Security experts protect the data, network, programs from cyber threats.

Malware, Ransomware, Phishing, Exploit kits are few examples of ruinous cyber crimes.

The government, Military, Corporates, Finance, and Medical organizations collect, process, and store their data on computers or on other devices.

Part of these data may be sensitive and most important regarding the safety of the nation or organization.

 

There need to apply the measures to secure the systems, data, and programs from this kind of cyber attack.

So the cybersecurity experts will be in demand in the year 2019 and beyond.

These cybersecurity experts are Chief information security officer, Security Engineer, Security Architect, and Security Analyst.

 

One who wants to enroll for courses should have an undergraduate degree in computer science/Maths/Program Centering.

Online as well classroom training courses are available nearby you.

 

Forbes forecasts in his survey that cybersecurity-related market will rise up to 17,000 Crores dollars in the next couple of years.

This huge kind of opportunity you will love to grab.

 

      High Demand Job-Cloud Engineer

 

Cloud Engineer assigns duties like cloud architect, cloud software engineers, and cloud system engineer.

He has to perform one or all three responsibilities at a time.

Cloud computing eliminates the physical system of storage. Surveys said that more than 80% IT persons will involve in cloud computing by next couple of years and beyond.

This shows the high demand for cloud engineer.

NIELIT a government organization designed National Skill Qualification Framework (NSQF).

They included cloud computing course through their Vocational Training Provider(VTP).

You can find the VTP nearby you to pursue.

 

After having a science/computer-based bachelor degree, you have to experience the training of cloud service providers platform: Microsoft Azure, Amazon web services, and the Google cloud platform. 

 

The requirement of cloud engineers has high demand in corporate to government sectors.

 

These are the high demand jobs for the year 2019 and beyond.

You have to keep yourself ready to touch the finish line and win the race.

Wish you best wishes for the year 2019 with the best opportunities to succeed further.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Free tool for Career Planning.

Strategic Tool : [SWOT Analysis]

 

Your career is the most valuable thing. To pick the right option is a confirm step towards career success. Here you will get a free tool for career planning. As we discussed earlier, you realize how difficult to decide the career path. Let’s go to make your decision making more easy by SWOT analysis.

 

What is SWOT?

SWOT stands for Strength, Weakness, Opportunity, and Threat. This tool will help you not only for your career planning but also succeed in eliminating the hurdles in your path. This strategic tool becomes even more effective if you have set your objective. SWOT determines the strengths and weaknesses which leads to opportunities or threats in context to your goal. If you know your strengths and weaknesses, you can use your talent to the full extent to overcome the weaknesses.

 

How to use?

To conduct SWOT analysis for career planning, you have to list out things in own perspective and people’s perspective. Beware that you do not list out a grocery list.

Strengths

  • The education you are pursuing is in line with your goal.
  • Having certifications in the context of your career goal.
  • Possessing extra skills like designing with software.
  • Availability of better resources to access which get you closer to your goal.
  • Exists proper support system to achieve your goal.
  • Better health to perform in the journey towards your goal.
  • The grasping ability is good.
  • Being a techno-savvy.
  • Feel proud of the accomplishments you may have.

Weaknesses

  • Things you do not feel confident to perform.
  • Things in which people around you always point out as your underperformance.
  • Your poor habits like disorganized, doing more than one thing at a time resulting in a bad result.
  • Fear to speak in front of people.
  • Lacking the skill or training which need to your career goal.
  • You are not so good to deal with people.

Opportunities

  • Successful pursuing education stream will become a strong reason to reach the career goal.
  • Having proper resources and support system you can succeed in your career goal without any obstacle.
  • Being techno-savvy you can gather all types of information contexts to career planning.
  • You keep your enthusiasm growing as the planned career is excites you much.
  • Your social network helps you to anticipates benefits from your desired career.

Threats

  • Things you feel unconfident to do may result as a hurdle for a future career.
  • Speech phobia may hold you back if the presentation skill is necessary for the future career.
  • Extra resources available may make you overconfident.
  • Things that people point out as negative may discourage you.

 

You may add or remove one or anything to the above list. By considering this from people and own perspective you may able to remove each and every obstacle from the career path. You may use all talents to its full extent. You may work on your weaknesses to make them your strengths. The threat of lacking the specific skill for a career, you may convert into opportunity by completing same as early as possible.

This tool is performed by preparing a four-column chart. Each column specifies separately the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, threats. You have to be honest in describing these four things internally as well as externally.

Use this sample chart to conduct your SWOT analysis right now. or download this M.S. Word sheet.

 

 

 

How to guide yourself for career selection

Career Guidance :[ How you guide yourself for Career selection]

Hello friends,

Career guidance, Career advise…. career selection, yes you hear these words repetitively from your family, friends. Also from the news, the internet. How many really go for this process? Not many. If you are one who ignores this vital process, then you have to read it.

Learning Style

As a society, we become habitual adopting the outmoded style of learning, which leads to stagnant career possibilities. Seems like ordering one similar dish by all, besides having a choice of plenty of tasty dishes.

There is a bunch of job thriving careers is evolving. Then why you keep yourself constraints by copying family members/relatives/friends/neighbors. More important no to rush blindly where the stakes are high.

Who is a  person on the planet who knows your nut and bolts? think … yes, that’s you yourself !isn’t it? If you honestly scan your Strengths & Weakness, attributes, interests and personality, you would have a clue. But don’t be hurry to jump in any conclusion.

Set a Goal.

Life without a goal is like sailing in the ocean without compass So “Name the game” will make your career selection most easy. Your Goal should be Measurable, Achievable, Realistic and Time-based. This way you sow the seeds of future success. With a clear vision, you will able to decide appropriate learning path. You can create your own support system. This support system will help to manage the sequence of acquiring every little step which leads you to your goal. You can gather self-reflections from within. This self-reflection shows you the happiness level in the journey towards your goal.

What is the right time to decide?

Decision making is a continuous process. It should not adopt abruptly. While making a decision about a career, you may start from the threshold of the foundation that is after the tenth. At this stage, you can realize your strengths, weakness, interests, and attributes. So possibilities of opting the wrong stream at an early stage can avoid. Crossing twelth is another milestone. This stage is important to add or omit a whole branch or a subject which would be an obstacle in the road to a career goal. Wisely addition or omission would be a wise move.

The effective tool one can use to determine his/her own strength and weakness, opportunity and threats by SWOT technique. I am going to publish the same only for you shortly.

Hope you found something useful for your career journey.

All the best!

Top 9 Ideas for Job searching.

Job Searching: [Top 9 Ideas for Job searching.]

The outcome of job opportunities is optimistic in the coming days. As you all set to search for jobs. You need to follow some ideas which improve your chances to grab a job.

1. Research is important.

When your searching will start, you may filter those smartly. Filtering as per your requirement and reduce annoyance.

 2. Your Resume/CV will be the key to unlock your career.

My dear aspirants, if you think Resume and CV are similar terms.T hen make it correct first. A resume is a document contains lists of work history and experiences. It should be a brief summary of your skills and education. CV  Curriculum Vitae, (Latin term meaning course of life)  CV is a far more comprehensive document. It goes above and beyond a mention of education and work experience.CV often lists in thoughtful detail, your achievements, awards, honors, and publications. The resume is rarely longer than a one-sided single page. CV can be two, six, or 12 pages depending on your professional achievements. Considering this thing wisely prepare your Resume/CV. This document must be a mirror of yours. Among the hundreds of  Resume/CV company used to shortlists by machine and man. It is vital to keep your resume/CV much simple. So that it can be scanned by machine and realized by man.

3. The traditional method, searching for a job is still working.

The foundation of a successful job search begins with traditional skills. These are the skills that existed before the rise of the Internet, instant communication, and online profiles. People consider scanning newspapers, using the phone, walking into establishments, and generally tough-minded to find employment. You may be wondering why it’s important that you practice these skills in the year 2018. Because this method still works. Also leaves a strong impression on hiring managers. Scanning newspaper classified job ads for employment is still a key method for finding a job. Not all establishment owners are web savvy, nor do they need to be. Many are older and more traditional. Therefore, the classifieds job section in your local newspaper is still worth looking through.

4. Walking proves healthful as well.

Walking into an establishment to ask about employment is even more nerve-wracking. But the potential is even greater. Make sure you’ve done your research on the company before walking in. There is a possibility that you will get interviewed on the spot if you’re qualified and lucky enough. This trick would be more effective when you search all the relevant thing before you walk.

5. Did you know that the specialty of successful people is that they ask other people for help?

 Many people have a fear of “troubling” others by asking for assistance. The truth is, people generally like to be helpful unless you’re asking for a serious time commitment. Ask your friends, friends of friends, and family if they are aware of any employment opportunities. With luck, that person will recommend you directly to the hiring manager, which will almost certainly put you on a short list for an interview, given that you are qualified enough.

6. Modern job search skills.

These are quickly becoming an absolute necessity to successfully apply to major corporations, and especially modern types of business like web companies and app developers. By “modern” we are, of course, talking about the Internet and its various job searching tools and aides. Currently, the defining characteristic of Internet-based job search tools is how rapidly they change. However, the rapid evolution of the Internet means that you’ll need to constantly brush up on your skills in order to keep up with the time. Here are the major tools you’ll need to succeed in the current era. Job search engines are great because many of them now aggregate job postings from other websites, providing a huge collection of postings from around the web.

There are several online job search engines you can use to seek out employment. Each has its own benefits and drawbacks. Don’t rely solely on the search engine to do all of the work though, as it’s best to email the hiring manager directly, and call to follow up on your resume application. When used correctly, search engines are a great boost to any job search. Online job databases have made the entire job hunt process simpler. All that a job seeker needs to do is register on these websites, create their profile, upload the resume and look for the best suitable job choices.

Top 5 Job search Engines of India are:

7, Be organized.

Applying no. of jobs improves the possibility to be hired. It’s very common. But to keep track of all is troublesome and time-consuming, forgets to keep follow up, creates lot confusion at the time of interview. So properly managing online job search is most important. Prepare excel sheet for proper organizing your Job search.

8. Hurry to get Dream Job?

Dear don’t be impatient for your dream job. Remember always “ to get a dream job may be hard but not impossible”. Keep trying hard consistently to reach that eligibility your dream job required.

9. Beware!

Keep an eye on the company who post requirement of same jobs over and over and again. This symptom shows serious leadership issues, safety about health and surrounding issues or something else.

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