Why are resumes so hard to write?

I’m honored to re-post this blog by my friend and colleague By Kim Bieler, UX team manager at FireEye and blogger at UXResume.com. Here, we discuss six reasons why the resume (and the hiring process in general) conspires to undermine our confidence and ability to write effectively.


Instant Messaging at Work? Eight Ways to Avoid Annoying Your Colleagues

You’ve mastered report and proposal writing. You write concise emails, provocative blog posts, and pithy tweets. But no, that’s not enough. You’ve just learned that your company is adding instant messaging to your at-work communication options. Follow these writing tips and you’ll get the most out of IM without driving your colleagues crazy.