Career


What should not go on a resume?
DRogatnev / Shutterstock.com Note: This post was submitted to Student Caffé by Mary Whitman. Mary Whitman, who has a master of arts degree, is a freelance writer and blogger based in Adelaide, South Australia. In her spare time, she enjoys talking about sustainable development and writing essays. We would like […]

12 Things You Should Not Put on Your Résumé



Summer Side Gigs for Teachers
Jaromir Chalabala / Shutterstock.com Note: This post was submitted to Student Caffé by Joyce Wilson. We would like to thank her for her submission and credit her as the author of this blog post. Both the sun and school are out—it’s summertime once again! While the season certainly calls for […]

Summer Side Gigs for Teachers








Should I pad my résumé?
Cartoon Resource / Shutterstock.com Résumé padding is the practice of adding untrue or exaggerated information to your résumé to strengthen your credentials and make yourself a more competitive applicant for a position. It’s inherently dishonest, and ethically questionable at best, but it’s quite a popular practice. In fact, according to […]

Why Résumé Padding Doesn’t Always Work





What Is the Difference between a Résumé and a CV?
Abscent / Shutterstock.com What is a résumé? A résumé is a short (one or two page) document that highlights your qualifications for a particular job. It generally includes your contact information, educational history, and recent and/or relevant job history. You may choose to include sections on any presentations you’ve given, […]

What Is the Difference between a Résumé and a CV?