How to Write Better Résumés and Cover Letters

How to Write Better Résumés and Cover Letters

by Pat Criscito
     
 


Preparing a résumé that will attract prospective employers is a two-part exercise. First comes knowing how to summarize and advertise one's skills and background clearly and concisely. Just as important is knowing how to get the most out of a computer's word processing software--employing available typesetting techniques to make a…  See more details below

Overview


Preparing a résumé that will attract prospective employers is a two-part exercise. First comes knowing how to summarize and advertise one's skills and background clearly and concisely. Just as important is knowing how to get the most out of a computer's word processing software--employing available typesetting techniques to make a résumé attractive to look at and easy to read. In today's job market it's better yet if the résumé is Internet-friendly and e-mailable. Author Pat Criscito presents a virtually fail-safe 12-step process for producing that perfect résumév in all formats needed for a job search. Also important is the cover letter that accompanies it, and again, Pat Criscito tells how to create a dynamic, customized letter that stands out from the crowd. Job seekers who open this book will find scores of model résumé to serve as inspiration for their own, whether they're seeking that very first job or are experienced professionals looking to advance their careers.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764139178
Publisher:
Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/01/2008
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
8.38(w) x 10.85(h) x 0.62(d)

Meet the Author


Pat Criscito is a career advisor and the author of several books on job hunting and career advancement published by Barron's.

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