5 Secrets to Unleashing the Power of Your Resume

5 Secrets to Unleashing the Power of Your Resume

More than a list of your skills, experience, and accomplishments, your resume is your ticket to the career—and the life–you’ve always wanted. Now’s your chance to give it the best shot possible. Get active. Take a hard look at your resume. How often do you use the words “help”, “managed”, “made”, etc.? It’s time to… Read More »

Why Skills and Experience Don’t Matter As Much As You Think

Why Skills and Experience Don’t Matter As Much As You Think

If you’ve been following the blog, you know that Aventure takes considerable time with each job candidate, drawing out the skills and work history to develop a full picture of potential and possible placement. What powers that placement, however, isn’t always what the candidate has the ability to do; rather, it’s what makes the candidate… Read More »

Aventure Taps into Siouxland Potential One Candidate at a Time

Aventure Taps into Siouxland Potential One Candidate at a Time

If you’re in the job market, it can feel pretty overwhelming. A typo on a resume, a slip in an interview, a mistake on an application—these honest, human mistakes can make even the most qualified candidate miss out on an amazing career or job opportunity. It becomes intimidating especially if you’ve never interviewed before or… Read More »

Top 5 Resume Trends for 2015

Top 5 Resume Trends For 2015

As the economic machine starts to pick up to a robust speed, job seekers are finally seeing more opportunities open up across several markets and fields. Still, the need to stand out is an ever-present one. Does your resume say what it needs to—and is it located on the platforms it should be? We’ve taken… Read More »

All About the Benjamins

Benjamin Franklin Quotes

Benjamin Franklin serves as the multitasker that multitaskers bow to. As an author, a political theorist, a postmaster, scientist, inventor, statesman, diplomat, and printer, Benjamin Franklin knew a thing or two about trying, failing, living, and working within society. Today we celebrate his wisdom with some of our favorite quotes. We hope they inspire you… Read More »

Creative Resumes That Set You Apart.

Maybe you don’t have the experience or the skills—yet—but you’ve got your eye on a particular company or a particular position. Or maybe you are plumb full of experience and talent, and you’re not sure how to set yourself apart from the competition. Enter the creative resume. Creative resumes are finely crafted sales pitches that… Read More »

Daily Inspiration: You Can Do It!

Finding a new career in today’s oober-competitive job market can be a daunting task. It’s easy to get discouraged when you know that you have the knowledge and experience to be an excellent employee, but just haven’t caught a break. When you’re feeling down about your job search it’s always good to have a support… Read More »