Amanda Augustine

Amanda Augustine is the resident career expert for Talent Inc.'s suite of brands: TopResume, TopInterview, and TopCV. She has more than 15 years of experience in the recruiting and career-advice industry, and she is a certified professional career coach (CPCC) and resume writer (CPRW).

The Innovators July 22, 2021
What Working Moms Want: 6 Must-Have Benefits

There's no denying the importance of a gender-balanced workforce. From greater profitability to access to a wider talent pool, companies that strive for gender diversity can reap a host of powerful benefits. However, thanks to the pandemic, many women — and working mothers in particular — have left the workforce, and they're not necessarily anxious to return. In fact, when TopResume...

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Inside Recruiting November 12, 2020
Amid the Coronavirus Pandemic, Recruiters Are Focusing on Human Connection

As recruitment processes have gone completely digital since the pandemic began, hiring professionals have been placing greater emphasis on certain job-search tools over others, according to new data from TopResume. In a survey of more than 300 hiring managers, recruiters, and HR professionals, TopResume asked participants how their hiring preferences have changed since the COVID-19...

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Get Hired April 4, 2018
Recruiters Spell Out the Biggest Deal-Breakers Costing You the Job

When you face tough competition for the job, even the smallest mistake can eliminate you from the hiring manager's pile. TopResume recently asked 379 former and current recruiters, hiring managers, and human resources professionals, "What are your biggest resume deal-breakers that can cost a candidate the job?" They revealed the following top 10 resume faux pas: Spelling and/or...

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