Sylvia Giltner

Sylvia Giltner is an HR manager and freelance writer at She helps people write the perfect resume and land a desirable job.

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Get Your Social Media in Order Before Starting Your Job Search

A job search is hard work. If you are in the process, you have probably been all over […]

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Why Your Perfect Resumé Keeps Getting Rejected

(This article appeared originally on You may think you have the “perfect” resumé, but a hiring manager—who […]

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Explain an Illness-Related Resume Gap in 3 Simple Ways

Many people have employment gaps. They are terminated; their companies downsize and they lose their position; or they […]

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What’s the Right Way to Follow Up After a Job Interview?

(This article appeared originally on Job candidates frequently make one big mistake after an interview: idly waiting […]