MakeUseOf: 5 Free Resume Makers to Make Your CV Stand Out in a Job Hunt

MakeUseOf: 5 Free Resume Makers to Make Your CV Stand Out in a Job Hunt. “The purpose of a CV is to stand out from the crowd. A job recruiter is going through thousands of applications at a time, so it’s natural for them to only glance at your CV before shortlisting it. This is why it’s important to rely on resume tools to get your CV read.”

ZDNet: CVs containing sensitive info of over 202 million Chinese users left exposed online

ZDNet: CVs containing sensitive info of over 202 million Chinese users left exposed online. “A security researcher has stumbled over an unsecured MongoDB database server that contained highly detailed CVs for over 202 million Chinese users. Who owned the database is still a mystery, said Bob Diachenko, Director of Cyber Risk Research at Hacken Proof, the one who found the server’s data left exposed online.”

The Next Web: Facebook tests LinkedIn-like resumes so you can flaunt work experience

The Next Web: Facebook tests LinkedIn-like resumes so you can flaunt work experience. “Taking a cue from Facebook, earlier this year LinkedIn redesigned its website to make it a bit less confusing and a tad more suitable for social interactions. But it seems Facebook too is paying attention to LinkedIn. The social media giant is currently testing a new Resume / CV feature that lets users share their work experience with their friends. The new addition expands on the standard ‘Work and education’ section, but won’t publicly display all information about your credentials.”