I don't know how many resumes I've read over the past couple decades, hundreds if not thousands. No matter how far we've come with spell check and even have a friend check, it truly amazes me how many applicants continue to submit resumes with spelling and grammer errors our just plain sloppy formatting. Would you show up to an interview without taking a shower? or brushing your hair and teeth? Then why in the world would you send out a resume that looks like your hair is sticking out all over?
Take a look at these 7 resume mistakes that are keeping you from getting an interview, much less employed.
Ok... I must admit, I have been guilty of one, maybe two, ok, perhaps several of these workplace bad habits. I know I shouldn't do them, but I remind myself afterward not to do that again. Take a look at the list and see if you are as guilty as I.
Not-paid is a script for web designers to add to their websites just in case clients refuse to pay for work. Users simply set a due date for payment and then add the code to the head tag of the site, and once the due date is over the site will become increasingly opaque until it disappears altogether. Check it out.
Back when I started, all you needed to know was how to make HTML work in Netscape and Internet Explorer. Browser wars were all we had to deal with. Now, there are so many things a developer must know, it's nearly impossible to be a true Full Stack Developer. Read this from someone who seems to agree.
I've been learning Windows PowerShell the past few weeks and found another way to create a new .NET solution and project, via the command line. Take a look at this quick tutorial on how to via PowerShell. Read about it...
Ever been working with time calculations and wonder why things seem to be an hour off? Could it be you forgot to consider DST? Take a look at how you can avoid this and other time/date issues. Read this...
Today's young developers don't know the pain of having to support IE6 or even the days when the browser wars meant Netscape vs Microsoft. Read More...
Very interesting new feature. Learn how to use the using static declaration to make your C# code more compact.
Shares of Square have been on a tear the last 18 months, up over 400%. The company has repeatedly surpassed revenue and earnings expectations, posting wider-than-anticipated EBITDA margin along the way. A recent earnings beat along with news of the company experimenting with cryptocurrency has vaulted the share price to an all-time high. Read more here.
Think you're worth more than they are paying you? Here are some tips on how to increase your income without working another job. Salary Negotiation 101: How to Know (and Ask For) the Salary You Deserve - https://hired.com/blog/candidates/salary-negotiation-tips-know-your-worth/