Job Winning Resume Tips

When a job has your name on it you must be ready with a resume in hand. If you’re applying for a job at a job fair or individual company, a well-written resume could give you the edge. According to the US Department of Labor: Your resume communicates your qualifications and your brand—who you are and what makes you different—to employers and recruiters. In a tough job market, you need a resume that helps you stand out in a sea of applicants.     A great resume: Grabs the attention of employers and recruiters Sells your strongest skills and accomplishments Shows why you’re a potential match for a position or project Communicates both your current capabilities and future potential Helps you take the next step in your career And most importantly, gets you the interview! Top Resume Strategies It’s easy to create a resume that looks like everyone else’s. But to win that interview, you need to go further. For the 4 strategies needed to set your resume apart from the competition CLICK HERE.   Tanger Daytona Beach Outlet Mall will be holding a Job Fair later this summer. Sign up for our “Shout Out” Newsletter and we’ll send an e-mail alert with the place, date and...

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T-Shirt Layering – A Girl’s Best Friend

Layering T-shirts has become the fashion standard for women these days. You can achieve a variety of looks by simply changing the color and style of the T-shirts, and by layering them in a different order. With dress codes in the workplace becoming more and more casual, you can now get away with throwing on a comfortable skirt or pair of khakis and layer away! Some of the best brands to use for layering are American Apparel (Classic Girl) and Hyp. Both of these brands use good quality lightweight cotton, which allows multiple layers without a heavy feel. A few examples of excellent layering tees are the American Apparel Boy Beater” tank and the Hyp Sheer Cotton Long Sleeve Tee. These two items are available in basic black and white, plus a few other color options like green and pink to spice it up a bit. Layer the tanks under everything for work or play – like under a suit jacket for work. They are long enough to cover the top of even the lowest waisted pants, and form fitting so they’re not too thick under your other shirts. In the fall and winter, you can layer the Hyp Sheer Cotton Long Sleeve Tee under everything – other t-shirts, sweaters, blazers, jackets, etc. Both of these items come in a multitude of colors and each priced under...

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