Best Resumes and CVs for International Jobs: Your Passport to the Global Job Market


A definitive guide to international resumes and CVs. Includes over 100 examples of professionally produced international resumes and CVs for a variety of occupations and experience levels.

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A definitive guide to international resumes and CVs. Includes over 100 examples of professionally produced international resumes and CVs for a variety of occupations and experience levels.

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Illustrated with 86 sample resumes, this book shows how to create a resume or curriculum vitae for an international position in many fields. Organized by geographic region, the collection of resumes and CVs provides a glimpse into the world of international jobs and careers, from experienced professionals to those first entering the job market. Krannich has written some 60 books on careers and travel. Enelow is founder and president of a training and development association for career professionals. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781570231834
  • Publisher: Impact Publications VA
  • Publication date: 9/1/2002
  • Pages: 248
  • Sales rank: 1,547,954
  • Product dimensions: 8.52 (w) x 10.96 (h) x 0.64 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Global Resumes for International Jobs 1
A Perfect Picture of Fitness 1
Understanding a Process 2
Defining Resumes Around Employers' Needs 3
Resumes and CVs as Advertisements 3
Should You Use a Resume or CV? 4
Are American-Style Resumes Acceptable? 5
Is Your Resume Culturally Insensitive? 7
Key International Job Finding Resources 9
2 Myths and Mistakes You Must Avoid 12
Myths and Realities 12
25 Resume Writing Mistakes You Should Avoid 17
20 Production, Distribution, and Follow-Up Errors 19
3 Principles of Outstanding Resumes 21
Writing 21
Production 24
Marketing and Distribution 26
Follow-Up 26
4 Resume Examples by Geographic Regions 27
Accounting/Auditing 29
Food and Beverage 31
Health Care 32
International Business Development 34
Third World Development 36
Australia and New Zealand
Air Travel 39
Beauty Therapy 41
E-Business 43
Engineering/Project Management 45
Medical 47
Public Relations 50
Systems Engineering 52
Accounting 55
Engineering 57
International Business Development 58
Office Administration/Management 60
Psychiatry 62
Technology 65
Telecommunications 67
Eastern Europe
Aviation 70
Chemical Engineering 71
Circus Arts 74
Consulting 75
Graduating Student 77
Health Care 78
International Trade 81
Far East
Aviation 84
General Management 87
Information Technology 90
International Business Development 91
International Business Management 93
Manufacturing 95
Marketing 97
Publishing 99
Real Estate Development 101
Security Operations/Drug Enforcement 103
Latin America
Architecture 107
Finance 109
Human Resources 111
Information Technology 114
International Trade 117
Legal Affairs 119
Marketing 120
Public Relations 124
Middle East
Engineering 126
Medical 127
Sales/Marketing 128
Western Europe
Design/Drafting 132
E-Business 134
Food and Beverage 136
Golf 139
Information Technology 140
International Business Development 143
Investigation/Law Enforcement 145
Language/Linguistics 147
Marketing 148
Medical 150
Office Management 152
Sales 154
Television/Media 156
5 Resume Examples By Special Populations 157
Graduating Students Seeking International Opportunities
Banking 159
BioInformatics 161
Communications/Public Relations 163
Culinary Arts 164
Dental Hygiene 165
Education 166
Finance 168
Investment Finance 170
Latin American Studies 171
MBA Graduate 172
Social Work 173
Theology 175
Americans Seeking Opportunities Abroad
Administration 177
Business Development 178
Call Center Operations 180
Consulting 182
Executive Management 184
Finance/Investment Management 188
Immigration 191
Information Technology 193
International Business Development 195
International Manufacturing 197
Management Information Systems 199
Manufacturing 201
Marketing 202
Public Relations 203
Sales 205
Appendix A KeyWords for International Resumes 209
Appendix B Resume Preparation Forms 211
Appendix C Resume Experts and Contributors 216
Index 221
The Authors 223
Career Resources 224
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