The Quick Resume & Cover Letter Book: Write and Use an by Michael Farr

By Michael Farr

The fast Resume & conceal Letter publication, Fourth variation, offers task seekers the entire specialist suggestion they should remain prior to opponents and land an exceptional task. This e-book bargains confirmed, proactive recommendation on find out how to create remarkable activity seek files and use them successfully. Readers discover ways to create a uncomplicated resume in an hour and a much better resume in approximately part an afternoon. The fourth variation of this useful consultant comprises greater than ninety all-new pattern resumes written via expert resume writers for all sorts of jobs and other people, together with a brand new bankruptcy with digital resume samples. The e-book additionally presents first-class profession counseling sections to aid a person from highschool graduates to high-level pros outline their perfect activity and exit and get it.

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If there was a significant period when you did not work, did you do anything that could explain it in a positive way? School? Travel? Raise a family? Self-employment? Even if you mowed lawns and painted houses for money while you were unemployed, that could count as selfemployment. Employers will look on this more favorably than if you say you were unemployed. qxp 10/18/2007 10:13 AM Page 26 The Quick Resume & Cover Letter Book Duties and Accomplishments In writing about your work experience, be sure to use action words and emphasize what you accomplished.

Position should require a variety of skills, including office management, word processing, and spreadsheet and database application use. A good job objective allows you to be considered for more responsible jobs than you have held in the past, or to accept positions with different job titles that use similar skills. I see many objectives that emphasize what the person wants but that do not provide information on what he or she offers the employer. For example, an objective that says “Interested in a position that allows me to be creative and that offers adequate pay and advancement opportunities” is not good.

Employers will look on this more favorably than if you say you were unemployed. qxp 10/18/2007 10:13 AM Page 26 The Quick Resume & Cover Letter Book Duties and Accomplishments In writing about your work experience, be sure to use action words and emphasize what you accomplished. Quantify what you did and provide evidence that you did it well. Take particular care to mention skills that directly relate to doing well in the job you want now. If your previous jobs are not directly related to what you want to do now, emphasize skills you used in previous jobs that could be used in the new job.

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