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7 Great Ways to Get Your Resume Noticed

Getting your resume noticed is the first step towards successful employment, and it may lay down the path of the rest of the recruitment stages. Sure, your working experience, skills, and personality may very well be the deciding factor. Yet, if you do not present your qualities in a coherent manner, the recruiter would not be able to objectively assess you as a suitable candidate.

You need to create a resume that brings out the best of what you possess, and do it in such a way that it looks appealing enough to get their attention. Earlier on, I showcased an entry with some really exceptional resumes that are perhaps more fitting for graphic designing posts: Land Your Dream Job With 25 Innovative Resume Ideas.

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Productivity vs. Productivity Tools: Do The Latter Really Work?

When I was studying, all I needed was a notepad and a pen to keep track of all my assignments. This method was valid and dependable… until the school break. My notes have the tendency of growing legs and going MIA on me, and by the time I was in university, electronic notepads and online calendars became my preferred choices. Laptops and PCs were noticeably harder to misplace than cellulose-based scribblings of your weekend plans.

Then came the ‘we have an app for that’ period – and all hell broke loose. This period gave rise to tons of apps that deliver one or two major tasks for the user. Now they may go by many names, but one of the more popular ones is ‘productivity tools’. A tool to make you more productive? What’s there to hate, right? Apparently, plenty.

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20 Cute Tea Infusers That Will Make Coffee Lovers Jealous

Some of us like coffee, others are crazy about tea. We are fans of both, and more so of the wacky and cool designs tea infusers come in these days. The rectangular tea bag was invented in the 1940s and well, 70 years on we should be using tea infusers in whichever design we damn well please!

Here are 20 rather quirky and geeky designs of tea infusers you can find all over the Web. From cute animal designs to simple everyday objects, you’ll find a variety of tea infusers in this list. So go on, name your favorite in the comments or share with us any awesome-looking tea infuser you already have.

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20+ Metallic Wallpapers For Your Desktop

Metal textures look really cool as desktop background as they are mostly in darker tones and give a deep and solid look to your computer screen. However, high-quality metallic wallpapers are somewhat difficult to find. And this is what this post is about.

Here are unique and HD metallic wallpapers for your desktop background. From grunge metal, and grill textures to rusty metallic surfaces and geometric patterns, this list has everything to make your desktop look heavy and solid. Let’s take a look.

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20 Websites to Sell and Publish Your eBooks

“If you are good at something, never do it for free” is the most famous dialogue from movie The Dark Knight – and something I completely believe in. If you’re an expert in a certain area, then there is no harm in sharing your knowledge to earn money. And in today’s internet-prone world, one great way to do so is to write and sell an ebook.

All you need is to make sure you produce quality stuff and then think of a reasonable selling price for it. The former part is completely up to you, however, for the latter part, there are many online services that can assist you well.

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