Career Advice and Guidance

Social Media Check: How to Manage Your Online Brand

The Top 10 Jobs Skills Employers Want

“Will Robots Take My Job?” 4 Marketable Skills AI Can't Take From You

The Inspirational Career Quotes You Need for Your Career

How to Ask for Time off — Before You've Even Got the Job

Should You Be Honest on Your Job Application If You Have a Criminal Record?

10 Best Jobs for Recent College Graduates

Job-Search Tips for Recent College Grads

Do You Put Your Career Failures on Your Resume? If So, How?

The Value of a Portfolio Career: Finding Success Beyond the 9–5

7 Ways You Try Too Hard in Job Applications

It's OK to Ask for Resume Help

Lessons Learned: Job Searching in the Current Job Market

How to Prevent Job Burnout in 3 Simple Steps

Here’s How to Negotiate Salary With Your Current Employer

Why a Professional Resume Writer Can Show You Off (Better Than You Can)

The Magic Touch of Professional Resume Writers

Don’t “Snowplow” Your Kids’ Job Search — Set Them Up for Success Instead

The Playbook for a Career Change in Your 30s

3 Ways a Professionally Written Resume Gives You a Competitive Edge

How to Deal With Disappointment After Changing Jobs

Our TopResume Career Expert Answers Your Burning Job-Search Questions

How to Ace the Interview With a Disability

Meet Our TopResume Writers

Resume Tricks That Don’t Work

6 Signs of Ageism in the Workplace — and How to Best Handle It

A Guide to Combating Ageism in Your Senior Job Search

The Data Is In: What Recruiters Want You to Know

Did the Job Search Leave You Discouraged This Year? We’ve Got You Covered!

How Do You Contact Recruiters on LinkedIn?

Is Freelancing Right for You?

How to Make the Most of Your Job Search When Unemployment is Low

How to Succeed at a Startup

14 Tips for Working With Recruiters

How to Help Your New Business Survive Its First Year

Want to Get Promoted at Work? Here's How to Boost Your Chances of Success

The Biggest Mistakes Job Seekers Make After College

The Importance of Networking in College — Plus 7 Tips for Success

How Do You Know When It’s the Best Time to Ask for a Raise?

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

Career Quiz: What Networking Type Best Fits Your Personality?

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

10 Networking Mistakes That Make You Look Unprofessional

The Ultimate Networking Guide for Introverts

How to Stay Connected to the Office When You Work Remotely

Job Tips for New Grads

Taking Your Professional Network from 0 to 60 in Record Time

How to Repair Your Reputation at Work After a Mistake

4 Tips for Landing the Sales Job of Your Dreams

8 Proactive Steps to Take After Being Denied a Promotion or Raise

How to Successfully Conduct a Confidential Job Search

How to Tell If a Layoff is Coming — and What You Can Do to Prepare

9 Cliches to Cut From Your Cover Letter Right Now

Ask Amanda: How Can I Grow My Professional Network?

Productivity Tips That Really Work

The Best Jobs for 2018 and What That Means for College Students

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

How to Decide If a Management Career Path Is Right for You

Spring Clean Your Resume: Match Your Resume to the Job Description

How to Get Promoted at Work: 5 Surefire Strategies

Spring Clean Your Resume: Make Your Resume Concise

Spring Clean Your Resume: Scrub Your Resume of Unclear Language

Spring Clean Your Resume: Make Your Resume Keyword Friendly

Spring Clean Your Resume: Add a Detailed Skills Section

Spring Clean Your Resume: Get Rid of Old and Outdated Information

Spring Clean Your Resume: Schedule Time to Review Your Resume

If You Want to Be a Good Leader, Never Stop Learning

4 Wrong Reasons to Quit Your Job

7 Powerful Ways You Can Improve Your Negotiation Skills

How to Create an Effective Job-Search Plan

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

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

10 Parallels Between the Job Search and Dating

Top Reads: Our Best Career Advice of 2017

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

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

5 Ways to Get Your News Headlines in a Hurry

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

How to Stay Focused at Work During the Holidays

The Truth About Resume Writing

Career Quiz: Is It Time for a Career Change?

Ask Amanda: How Do I Find My Dream Job?

5 Signs You’re About to Be Fired

Starting a New Job? 7 Tips to Ensure Your Success

5 Signs You Need a Professional Resume Review

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

How to Tackle the 'Short and Long-term Goals' Interview Question

How to Lose a Job in 10 Days

Good Second Jobs to Earn Extra Cash Outside Your 9-to-5

5 Phrases You Should Never Use When Negotiating Salary

It’s Complicated: When Do You Pull the Plug?

Inside TopResume: The Best Career Advice We’ve Ever Received

Personal Branding Is Critical to Your Career's Future. Here's Why

The Complete List of Essential Interview Questions to Ask

How to Ace Your Next Performance Review

What to Wear to Your Summer Interview

Pros and Cons of Quitting Your Job Search and Taking a Break

How to Close the Wage Gap and Earn the Salary You Deserve

5 Things You Should Always Include on Your Resume

Set Goals That Really Matter for Your Career

7 Questions to Ask Your Boss on a Regular Basis

Skills You Can Learn on the Job

Being Your Own Boss: Tips for Beginner Entrepreneurs

6 Ways to Impress Your Boss

11 Tips to Jumpstart Your Career Early On

Tackling the Transition from Campus to Office

7 Job-Search Statistics You Should Know

Jobs for Creative People: Career Advice for Creative Souls

13 Best Companies for New Parents to Work

Resume Tips for Freelancers

Career Strategies When You’re Between Jobs

Career Quiz: What Kind of Recent Grad Are You?

Turn an Internship Into Your First Full-Time Job

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

Skills All HR Managers Must Have

Make the Most of It: What to Do When You Hate Your Job

What Kind of Work Culture Works for You?

What Can You Do With a Marketing Degree?

13 of the Smartest Questions to Ask a Hiring Manager

How to Shamelessly Self-Promote at Work

Should You Make an Internal Career Change?

Moving Through the Challenges of Perfectionism at Work

3 Signs It's Time to Find a New Job

The Modern Guide to a Career Transition

Network Like an Expert: Networking Tips from the Industry’s Finest

Bad Resume Advice You Should Completely Ignore

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

Damage Control: Have You Been a Fool at Work?

Use Your Words for Effective Communication in the Workplace

Resume Help: Your Resume Questions Answered

15 Project Management Tips and Tricks for New Project Managers

Build a Relationship with a Brand New Boss

Refresh Your Career in Time for Spring

How to Stay Motivated at Work

Brewery Jobs in the Booming Beer Industry

Freelancing Tips: Supplement Your Nine-to-Five

Daylight Savings: How to Get Enough Sleep

Hello, CEO, It's Me! Get On the Radar.

Positive Professional References Are a Powerful Tool

Women in the Workplace: How to Get Past the Glass Ceiling

How to Track Your Work Accomplishments Throughout the Year

5 Tricky Interview Questions and How to Handle Them

How to Make a Great Resume With No Work Experience

What Kind of Job Candidate Are You?

How to Search for a Job While Employed vs. Unemployed

How to Describe Yourself in an Interview

10 Best Practices for Email Etiquette at Work

I Aced the Interview: Why Didn't I Get the Job?

Should You End Things with Your Job?

How to Know When to Quit Your Job and When to Love It Again

How to Love Your Job

You’re Single and Ready to Mingle...on the Job Market

Love Your Job Even More With These Career Development Tips

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

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

9 Things to Do on Your Day Off to Really Recharge

Feeling a Little Burned Out? Take a Work Vacation

Why You Should Create a Personal Website ASAP

Networking Tips to Help You Thrive at Your Next Event

9 Habits That Will Make You Happier in the Office

Tips for Success on Your First Day at a New Job

Your Guide to Conquering Career Change

Unemployment Guide: 9 Ways to Make the Most of It

The Truth About Using Personal Days and Taking Time Off

Your Guide for Getting a Career in Healthcare

Job Search Frustration: 8 Steps to Re-Launch a Stagnant Job Search

Job-Search Motivation: 6 Ways to Stay Positive During the Hunt

What Makes an Effective Job Search?

I Think My Boss Doesn't Like Me. Now What?

Motivational Talks: 5 Must-See Inspirational TED Talks

10 Tips for Going Back to Work After Vacation With Minimal Stress

How to Keep New Year’s Resolutions for Your Career

10 Apps to Get You Organized and Improve Your Productivity

8 Jobs for Extroverts and Expert Communicators

Are You Stressing Out at Work for No Reason?

Motivation at Work: 7 Days of Kwanzaa in Our Professional Life

5 Tips for Making New Friends at Work

Your Guide for What to Wear to the Company Holiday Party

Why December is the Best Time of Year to Look for a Job

New Year's Resolution Ideas: 17 Career Goals You'll Be Able to Keep

How to Turn a Temp Job Into a Full-Time Position

Advice for Veterans Starting a Business and Entrepreneurial Career

How to Answer the “Greatest Weakness” Interview Question

5 Tips for Surviving Your Office Holiday Party

Why the Holidays May Be the Best Time of Year to Look for a Job

The Best Times of the Year to Look for a Job

Making the Most Out of Your Lateral Career Move

Pros and Cons of Taking a Seasonal Job

8 Signs of a Bad Company to Work For

6 Unconventional Networking Icebreakers for Your Next Networking Event

How to Answer "Where Else Are You Interviewing?"

15 Free Resources to Improve Presentation and Public Speaking Skills

How to Nail a Behavioral Interview

The Implications and Dangers of Sitting for Long Periods of Time

Holiday Overload: Steps for Balancing Work and Life

The Worst Professions: 10 Jobs to be Thankful You Don’t Have

15 Things You Should Not Include in a Resume

How to Advance Your Job Search During the Holidays

Resume and LinkedIn Profile Writing: How Different Should They Be?

It's Never Too Late: TV Actors Who Didn't See Success Right Away

5 Ways To Encourage Employee Volunteer Programs During the Holidays

Career Goals That Are Destined to Fail

Veterans: What to Consider Before Accepting the Job

Top Career Lessons We Learned From the 2016 Election

What Is Your Interview Body Language Saying About You?

10 Steps to Setting and Achieving Goals at Work

Should You Hire a Career Coach?

5 Ways to Network With Your Current Colleagues

Everything You Need to Know About References for Your Job Search

How to be Successful at Starting a New Job

Score! Cool NFL Career Opportunities

Should You Include Temp Jobs on Your Resume?

These 6 Things Are Killing Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile

Your Guide to Negotiating the Best Compensation Package

10 Ways to Make Your LinkedIn Profile Stand Out

How to Use LinkedIn to Get a Job

Tips to Help You Sell Your Soft Skills During an Interview

How to Figure out What You Want to Be When You Grow Up

How to Make Sure Your Body Language and Verbal Cues Align

Can Political Discussions on Social Media Hurt Your Candidacy?

Create a Dream Job List of Companies to Kickstart Your Job Search

Politics in the Workplace: Do Politics and Work Mix?

Your Guide for What to Wear to Any Job Interview

The 5 Best Questions to Ask an Interviewer

How to Make the Most of a Mock Interview

How to Make Any Job Look Remarkable on a Resume

10 Tips on Effectively Looking for a Job While Employed

Personal Branding 101: Creating Your Personal Brand

6 Soft Skills Employers Are Looking For in the Workplace

5 Methods to Avoid Depression Caused by Long-Term Unemployment

13 Free Resources That Will Make You a Better Leader

10 Back-to-School Resolutions for Your Career

The Fastest-Growing Industries for Executive Jobs

5 Small Networking Faux Pas to Avoid at Your Next Event

Relocating Tips for Proactive Job Seekers

Soft Skills Most Hiring Managers Look For

How Long Should I Stay at My First Job After College?

11 Things to Do During College to Help You Land a Job After College

How to Use Your Senior Year to Prepare for Life After College

The 8 Best Practices for Alumni Networking

How to Handle the Dreaded Salary Interview Question

4 Examples of Outdated, Counterproductive or Bad Career Advice

8 Negotiation Tips for Women

Top 6 Companies Offering “Meternity”

5 Simple Steps to Customizing Your Resume for Each Job

How To Get A Job in Digital Marketing Without A Marketing Degree

What to Do When Your Boss Thinks You're Not Meeting Expectations

Life After the Olympics: How Athletes Make the Tough Transition

How to Apply the Self-Improvement Movement to Your Career Success

Career Inspiration and Advice From Olympians

Why Women Need to Start Supporting Other Women at Work

How to Get More Results With a C.A.R. Resume

How to Contribute to a Positive Workplace

Why Performance Feedback Should Be More Frequent Than Once a Year

This Interview Question Is Now Illegal in Some States

A Guide for Handling Inappropriate Interview Questions

10 Ways to Turn Your Part Time Job Into a Full Time Job

A Guide to Deflecting the Current Salary Question in an Interview

Workplace Peril: Why You Should Not Compare Yourself to Others

How to Appropriately Use Humor in an Interview

How to Write an Entry-Level Resume for Your First Post-College Job

How to Pump Up Your Summer Job Search

5 Guaranteed Strategies to Getting a Raise

How Not to Dress for Success: A Lesson in Personal Branding

How Take Advantage of Social Media During Your Job Search

What to Do If Your Boss Is Making Your Life Miserable

Freelancing is the New Black: Tips on Becoming a Freelancer

The Do’s and Don’ts of Working With Recruiters

20 Essential Networking Tips for Introverts

Do You Really Want to Be Manager One Day?

How to Make the Most of Your Next Alumni Networking Event

Are Recruiters a Job Seeker's Friend or Foe?

Top 10 Professions Dominated by Women

3 Powerful Thank-You Notes You Can Write in Under 30 Seconds

The Most Professional Way to Leave Your Job in 5 Steps

The 8 Best Questions to Ask in an Informational Interview

How to Adapt to Rapid Change at Work

10 Secrets of Superstar Interns

Your Guide to Post-Interview Thank-You Emails

These Free Email Templates Could Change Your Career

How to Network This Summer and Still Have Fun

The Modern Father: Establishing Work-Life Balance for Men

5 Steps Career-Savvy Professionals Take to Define Their Goals

7 Tips on How to Use Twitter Effectively for Your Career

Is Work Making You Sick?

How to Quit Your Job the Smart Way

How to Answer “Tell Me About Yourself” During an Interview

Common ‘Tell Me About Yourself’ Interview Answers to Avoid

10 Jobs With Extraordinarily High Lifetime Earning Potential

The Networking Email That Works Every Time

How to Sharpen Your Critical-Thinking Skills

Office Etiquette: 10 Things to Never Say at Work

How to Find a Career Path: A Guide for the Class of 2016

What to Expect From Your First Job Out of College

Social Media Do's and Don'ts Every College Grad Should Know

17 Job-Search Resources for College Graduates

Building Your Case: 7 Steps to Asking for That Raise

How to Communicate Like a Boss

5 Tips to Help Students Prepare for Their Careers

10 Career Paths to Explore After Graduation

How to Write a Resume: Webinar for Recent College Graduates

The Best Books for Professional Development and Success

Can a Career Assessment Help You Figure out Your Future?

The Job Seekers Guide to Large Companies vs. Small

Tips to Help Determine If It’s Time for a Career Change

5 Social Media Faux Pas Job Seekers Should Be Wary Of

A Career-Change Guide for 21st Century Job-Hoppers

3 Steps to Becoming More Self-Aware

How to Make Friends at Work and Avoid Drama

It’s OK to Quit (Your Job)

10 Tips to Choosing Your (Workplace) Battles Wisely

5 Social Media Mistakes That Undermine Your Job Search

5 Ways a Mentor Can Boost Your Career Potential

Essential Tips for Moms Returning to Work

The Modern Resume: Not Your Mother’s Resume

How to Ask for a Raise — and Get It

Extend Your Job Search Beyond the Basic Job Boards

6 Steps to Negotiating Flexible Work Arrangements

3 Surprising Benefits of Burning Out

5 Steps for Successfully Re-Entering the Workplace

10 Tips for Negotiating Maternity Leave

Be Thankful You Don’t Have These 5 Jobs

How to Successfully Re-Enter the Job Market After a Hiatus

How to Keep a Bad Reference from Ruining Your Career

Are You Dressing Appropriately for Work?

How to Win an Internship

7 Traits of Highly Successful Employees

6 Avoidable Job Search Mistakes That Scream, “I’m Unprofessional!”

Professionalism in the Workplace: How and When to Ask for Feedback

Boost Your Online Presence with a Personal Website

Top 5 Most Stressful Professions

How to Build a Resume Using College Involvement as Experience

The New Workplace: Finding Meaningful Work

How to Decide If You Should Turn Your Hobby into Your Life's Work

8 Traits of Highly Effective Leaders

How to Write a Resignation Letter

Before You Jump Ship, Consider These 5 Tips

To Date Or Not to Date Co-Workers?

6 Cheats Every Job Hunter Should Know

3 Tips to Ensure Your Online Presence Is Helping Your Job Search

5 Things Not to Do After Getting Fired from a Job

Is a Balanced Work-Life Relationship Overrated?

5 Steps to Crafting a Resume When Changing Careers

Managing Your Career - 7 Tips to Taking Control

7 Common Habits of Highly Successful People

Is Professional Development Essential in the Job Market?

How to Put Your Professional Past Behind You and Start Fresh

6 Ways You Can Overcome Age Discrimination During the Job Search

6 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Relocating for a Job

5 Tips to Maintaining Productivity When We Spring Forward

5 Tips to Get the Most out of Mentoring

How to Painlessly Keep Your Resume Updated (Even While Employed)

Turn Interview Anxiety Into Excitement With This Simple Technique

7 Things You Should Never Say to Your Boss

How to Advance Your Career With Continuing Education

8 Steps to Achieving Work-Life Balance

Top Transferable Job Skills Employers Look for in Candidates

The One Thing Successful People Do to Get Ahead

Why Failure Is the Most Critical Component to Long-Term Success

Network Your Way Into the Hidden Job Market

How to Handle Job Rejection With Professionalism

Learn How to Find a Job You Love

How to Change Your Gmail Profile Picture

How to Create a Custom LinkedIn URL in 3 Easy Steps

11 Signs You Need a New Job

Land Your Dream Job With These 5 Resolutions

How to Establish Your Career Goals — and Why You Should

5 Crucial Steps for Making a Career Change in 2016

How to Add Holiday Cheer to Your Professional Thank-You Notes

Take Advantage of Black Friday: Upgrade Your Professional Wardrobe

What You Need to Know About Applying for a Federal Job

5 Habits That Can Harm Your Career

Get to Know the 5 Most Popular Pre-Employment Personality Tests

Career Success: 10 Tips to Excel in Your Career

How to Use Sample Job Descriptions to Enhance Your Resume

How to Analyze a Job Description to Boost Your Job Search

Standout Skills for a Resume: How to Make your Resume Great

How to Highlight Your Skills During the Job-Search Process

Why Soft and Hard Skills Are So Important for Your Resume

6 Must-Do Tips for Online Resume Submissions

Online Identify Theft and Job Searching

Tips to Avoid Job Burnout

Volunteering and the Job Search

Landing a Job When Unemployed

Finding a Job as a New Graduate

Keeping Your Job During an Economic Downturn

Post-Grad Survival Guide: 5 Tips to Succeed in the Real World

How to Make the Holiday Hiring Spree Work for You

Improving Your Job Satisfaction Without Changing Careers

Changing Careers Without Going Back to School

Continuing Education: Financial Aid Options

Self Directed Career Planning vs. Traditional Career Counseling

The Number of Green Jobs are Growing by the Day

3 Networking Strategies to Take Your Career to the Next Level

Reach Your Career Goals by Making These 5 Changes

I Was Fired. What Do I Put on My Application?

The Holiday Hiring Freeze: Fact or Fiction?