Job Packages lecture

Job Packages lecture - Job Packages Resume Defined Makes...

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Job Packages Resume Defined Makes you look well organized prepared Highlights your unique qualifications Helps you try for an even better job Shows you how to prepare for job market Provides an ego-building experience How employers use resumes To decide whom to interview To screen applicants by scanning or skimming To assess what they assume is your best work To prepare for job interviews To get final approval for selected applicants Guidelines: Length Fill at least one page: average is 2 pages these days Put most information on page 1, and put at least 10 lines on page 2. Staple pages Put your name and page 2 on it Guidelines: Emphasis Emphasize your achievements that are most relevant to position applied for Emphasize your achievements that show superiority to other applicants Emphasize your achievements that are recent accomplishments (only achievements in the last 3-5 years) To emphasize information: put it at the top or bottom of the page. Give it more space, set it off with white space, give it in a vertical bulleted list and finally, include it in a heading. Guidelines: Details Give evidence to support your claims Convince reader Separate you from other applicants Use numbers and descriptions
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