Resumes That Mean Business

Resumes That Mean Business

Book - 1999
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Random House, Inc.
The practical advice you need to write a great resume

Resumes that Mean Business tells you how today's employers evaluate a resume and helps you create the right resume to land the job you want. Whether you have years of job experience or you're starting from scratch, this newly revised book (Third Edition) offers personalized advice for your resume.

Fully updated for today's electronic workplace, this book includes up-to-date information on:
Using the Internet (including useful job search Web site addresses)
Using the computer, fax and videotape to your advantage
Creating an electronic resume
Articulating technical skills clearly
Resumes for special situations: returning to the workplace, establishing a second career, seeking work-study arrangements and more

Much more than just a resume guide, this book will teach you to:
Design a personalized resume tailored to your specific needs and qualifications
Zero in on the keywords of your resume for the most effect
Prepare professional letters to market your job talents
Handle job interviews with confidence
Protect your employee benefits when you change jobs
Use the trends in the work force to choose the right field for you

Also includes 80 MODEL RESUMES -- including before-and-after examples of resume first aid.

Baker & Taylor
A timely guide to creating effective resumes features seventy-five model resumes geared to all job seekers--from students and entry-level applicants to mid-career executives and professionals--with tips on workforce trends, cover letters, interviews, and employment opportunities. Original. 10,000 first printing.

& Taylor

Explains how to create an outstanding resume and cover letter, offering tips on interviews, electronic resumes, and job-winning tactics, and includes seventy-five sample resumes with instructions on their use

Publisher: New York : Random House, c1999
ISBN: 9780375704697
Characteristics: xvi, 303 p


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