Write a winning resume and land that job interview!
Is your job search stalling out after you submit a resume but before you're offered an interview? With a recession that has caused a 10% unemployment rate affecting 15.3 million Americans, having a winning resume is vital to securing an interview-and it demands a fresh look at how you write your resumes and market yourself.
Whether you're entering the job market for the first time, looking for a new job after a lay off, or changing careers, Resumes For Dummies shows you the ropes and rules for a new era in recruiting and jobsearching.
Updated with the latest information on privacy issues in the electronic age, Resumes For Dummies is your go-to guide for getting your foot in the door.
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Get your career in gear and write a winning resume to land that job interview
Is your job search stalling out after you submit a resume but before you're offered an interview? Whether you're entering the job market for the first time, looking for a new job after a layoff, or changing careers, Resumes For Dummies shows you the ropes and rules for a new era in recruiting and job searching, and gives you expert tips on writing a resume that shines.
Resumes 101 — uncover the resume basics that'll wow 'em every time, and find out how to get yours into the right hands to land that job interview
Put your best self forward — discover how to write a resume that highlights your good points and downplays the not-so-good ones, like work-history gaps or job-hopping
Make your resume shine online — get the latest innovations in Internet-based tools and mobile services on the recruiting scene — social media, smartphones, job-search apps, and e-readers
Customize yourself — find out how to quickly (and effectively) customize a resume for a specific job target
Enjoy a sample — take a gander at dozens of sample resumes for every consideration — perfect for modeling your own winning resume
Open the book and find:
The parts of a resume (and how to best format and design it)
Ways to hook the reader with a summary or objective
How to make education, experience, skills, and competencies work for you
An innovative system for writing targeted resumes
What you should research about a job before writing a resume
Tips for recent graduates
How to handle changing careers, transitioning as a military veteran, or grabbing a job as a Baby Boomer
Skyrocket interviews with the new instant customizing method
Use right resume forms with different digital docks
Control privacy and reputation issues in online social job search
Avoid resume-killer mistakes you never knew about
Joyce Lain Kennedy is the nationally syndicated career columnist of Careers Now, which appears twice weekly in newspapers and on Web sites across the U.S. She is the author of award-winning books, including Job Interviews For Dummies and Cover Letters For Dummies.
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