Resumes for Dummies (Paperback)
Wiley Publishing, 9780470873618, 362pp.
Publication Date: February 8, 2011
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.
- Instructions for writing an inclusive core resume
- Tips on targeting a known position, or tailoring a resume to specific industries
- Common resume-writing mistakes to avoid
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