19 min

57. Overcome Lack of Experience & Defeat Resume Gaps VirtForce Launching Virtual Careers

    • Self-Improvement

Show Notes | June 29, 2020 | Episode 057







Lack of experience and resume gaps are oftentimes something we dread. But guess what? There are many ways to overcome these issues. In this episode, we recommend focusing on 2 areas over the course of the next 12 weeks: 1) Volunteer Work and Internships 2) Pursuing a new certification. We also cover one of the best ways to overcome the resume gap or to avoid looking like you have arbitrarily hopped from job to job. Did you ever realize you can totally ditch specific dates? You can also pursue organizing your work experience functionally instead of chronologically. Let's dive in.







If you are a new listener to VirtForce podcast, we would love to hear from you. Please email support@virtforce.us and let us know how we can help you today!







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Check Out Other Resume Boot Camp Episodes47. Resume Real Estate48. Resume Format & Content49. Strategy for Targeted Resumes50. Strategy for Keywords51. Strategy for Quantifying Resumes52. Featuring Education53. Hard & Soft Skills54. Transferable Skills & Work Experience55. Sculpt Work Experience56. Frame for Career Pivot57. Overcome Lack of Experience & Defeat Resume Gaps58. Federal Resumes59. Cover Letters & Design: Your Secret Weapons60. Apply with Confidence

Show Notes | June 29, 2020 | Episode 057







Lack of experience and resume gaps are oftentimes something we dread. But guess what? There are many ways to overcome these issues. In this episode, we recommend focusing on 2 areas over the course of the next 12 weeks: 1) Volunteer Work and Internships 2) Pursuing a new certification. We also cover one of the best ways to overcome the resume gap or to avoid looking like you have arbitrarily hopped from job to job. Did you ever realize you can totally ditch specific dates? You can also pursue organizing your work experience functionally instead of chronologically. Let's dive in.







If you are a new listener to VirtForce podcast, we would love to hear from you. Please email support@virtforce.us and let us know how we can help you today!







Resume Boot Camp







Sign Up for Boot Camp







Resume Boot Camp Private Facebook Group







Join the Conversation







Our favorite part of recording a live podcast each week is participating in the great conversations that happen on our live chat, on social media, and in our comments section.  







VirtForce on Facebook







VirtForce on LinkedIn







VirtForce on Instagram







Check Out Other Resume Boot Camp Episodes47. Resume Real Estate48. Resume Format & Content49. Strategy for Targeted Resumes50. Strategy for Keywords51. Strategy for Quantifying Resumes52. Featuring Education53. Hard & Soft Skills54. Transferable Skills & Work Experience55. Sculpt Work Experience56. Frame for Career Pivot57. Overcome Lack of Experience & Defeat Resume Gaps58. Federal Resumes59. Cover Letters & Design: Your Secret Weapons60. Apply with Confidence

19 min