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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?



Tips for Acing Your Skype Interview
Rawpixel.com / Shutterstock.com When I was a college senior, I was desperate to make plans for my future. I was interested in opportunities in Ecuador, Kentucky, New York, and Argentina, but on my student budget and with my class schedule, I couldn’t feasibly travel around the world to interview for […]

Tips for Acing Your Skype Interview