Mark Slack

Mark Slack is a resume specialist and content writer for Resume Companion. He is also an avid hiker, Sinophile, and future-tech junkie. You can read his resume and career advice at the Resume Companion Blog. Connect with Mark or shoot him any questions at Twitter.

Articles by Mark Slack

Recruiting and Staffing

The Future of Resumes: Would You Believe We’ll Use a Digital Backpack?

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What do Mozilla, the Clinton Global Initiative, and the Obama Administration all have in common?

If you said, “This sounds like the set up for an unfunny joke,” I will tell you right now that I’m not sure either. You’ll have to decide that for yourself.

Here’s the “punch line” — they’re all working together to bring resumes into the 21st century. And no, for once “21st century resume” won’t be associated with resume gimmicks like making a painfully awkward videos and cheesy infographics. Read more…