November 30, 2017

We’re Certified… by Career Money Life

We’re Certified… by Career Money Life Have you ever booked a hotel online only to show up and find out that it wasn’t really what you
June 24, 2017

How to Explain Being Fired During an Interview

Don’t get burned by getting fired. Your first job interview after being fired can be intimidating. You probably think you have no chance at getting the
June 24, 2017

5 Things You Should Always Include on Your Resume

Make sure your resume has all the right stuff. Sometimes, you do need to sweat the small stuff. Resume writing is one of those times. After
June 24, 2017

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

Is it time to turn to the pros? Searching for a job is an expensive process. Commuting costs, interview outfits, dry cleaning, coffee dates, networking event
April 19, 2017

Total Resumes Job Search Jump-Start: 30-Day Challenge

Are you lost or stuck in your job search? Want to give your job search a jump start? The Total Résumés 30-day job search challenge is
April 16, 2017

Job Search Strategy & Coaching Program

9 out of 10 hiring managers are looking at your social media profiles before making a hiring decision, according to Jobvite’s annual Social Recruiting Survey (2014). More
April 16, 2017

Don’t Make These Mistakes On LinkedIn

Having an online presence on LinkedIn can be important in your job search. Your LinkedIn profile can present your credentials to prospective employers and hiring managers,
September 10, 2016

Local Business Owner Awarded Elite Executive Resume Writing Credential – 1 of 5 Cert. Executive Resume Masters in Australia

Certified Executive Resume Master – Just 1 of 5 in Australia Carolyn Whitfield, Principal of Total Resumes, has been awarded an international designation as a Certified
July 25, 2016

PART 9: Tips for Success In Your Job Search

Making Sure You’ve Not Falling for Common Myths About Jobseeking You don’t have to conduct outrageous, attention-getting stunts (like sending a single shoe in a box
July 23, 2016

PART 8: Tips for Success In Your Job Search

What To Do When Your Job Search Isn’t Working First, figure out where you’re lost or stuck in your job search. Is your résumé getting interviews?
July 19, 2016

PART 7: Tips for Success In Your Job Search

When to Hire a Reference Checking Service If you’re getting interviews, but not offers, the problem isn’t your résumé — it’s probably your references. Give some
July 17, 2016

PART 6: Tips for Success In Your Job Search

What To Do After the Job Interview Before ending a job interview, be sure to ask about “next steps.” What happens next? When? Ask if it’s