Blue Collar Resumes

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This practical and helpful guide takes the user step by step through the process of writing a job winning resume. The book begins with some general background on deciding what kind of job to look for, and how to find the best opportunities for that job. It, then, progresses to taking an inventory of the users strengths and weaknesses, interviewing oneself , putting it all down on paper and when to call upon a professional resume writing service. Written by a Certified Professional Resume Writer, Blue Collar ...

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Overview

This practical and helpful guide takes the user step by step through the process of writing a job winning resume. The book begins with some general background on deciding what kind of job to look for, and how to find the best opportunities for that job. It, then, progresses to taking an inventory of the users strengths and weaknesses, interviewing oneself , putting it all down on paper and when to call upon a professional resume writing service. Written by a Certified Professional Resume Writer, Blue Collar Resumes will help the reader present themself in the best light possible.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781564144126
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 6/1/1999
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 224
  • Product dimensions: 6.97 (w) x 9.93 (h) x 0.49 (d)

Meet the Author

Steven Provenzano is a Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW), a Certified Employment Interview Professional (CEIP) and career coach who runs a thriving business helping people at all income levels find the job of their dreams. He is the author of eight career books including Top Secret Resumes & Cover Letters and Top Secret Executive Resumes, and has more than 20 years in resume writing and corporate human resources. He has appeared on CNBC's "Money Talk," WGN, ABC/NBC News in Chicago, CLTV and numerous radio programs. His work and concepts have been featured in The Chicago Tribune, The Wall Street Journal, the NBEW and Crain's Small Business. As President of ECS: Executive Career Service, Inc., he conducts seminars on resume writing and effective career search and development for major corporations. Mr. Provenzano and his staff have written more than 4000 resumes for clients worldwide through their Chicagoland offices and their website: www.Execareers.com. Note: The author will provide a free resume analysis, send direct to: Execareers@aol.com.

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Table of Contents

1. Get Started:Assessing Your Skills, 2. Organize Your Resume to Make You Shine, 3. Pack Action into Your Resume, 4. Is a Title or Objective for You? 5. Experience: Showcase Your Skills, 6. Employment: Build an Impressive History, 7. Education: Play Up Your Strongest Credentials, 8. Design Your Eye catching Resume, 9. Are Electronic Resumes the Way of the Future?, 10. Your Job Search and the Role of Your Resume, 11. At Last: The Interview, 12. Resume Samples and More, Appendix: Job Hunt Resource Materials.

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