Resume, Application and Letter Tips for People with Hot and Not-So-Hot Backgrounds: 150 Tips for Landing the Perfect Job

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This book outlines 150 tips for creating more effective resumes, letters, and applications that can substantially energize a job search. Rich with quizzes, examples, and websites.

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Overview

This book outlines 150 tips for creating more effective resumes, letters, and applications that can substantially energize a job search. Rich with quizzes, examples, and websites.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781570232404
  • Publisher: Impact Publications VA
  • Publication date: 2/15/2006
  • Series: Career Savvy Series
  • Pages: 226
  • Sales rank: 798,589
  • Product dimensions: 6.44 (w) x 9.08 (h) x 0.58 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Making smart decisions the rest of your worklife 1
2 Job search tips for success 8
3 Resume strategies, issues, and organization 77
4 Writing your own resume with impact 99
5 Designing, producing, and evaluating your resume 111
6 Marketing, distributing, and following up your resume 125
7 Completing effective applications 142
8 Effective cover and job search letters 154
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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 6, 2006

    A welcome and well-presented instruction manual

    The newest addition to Impact Publications' impressive roster of 'how to' books designed to help find and secure gainful employment, 'Resume, Application, And Letter Tips For People With Hot And Not-So-Hot Backgrounds: 185 Tips For Landing The Perfect Job' outlines an effective 10-step job search process, proven ways to best present a work history, identifies the key attitudes and behaviors for success in securing employment, common job application writing errors to be avoided, redefining work or background negatives into positives, dealing with potential 'red flags' in your personal or professional history, follow-up methods to enhance your chances of securing a job, the different kinds of job search letters, and so much more. Enhanced with sample resumes and letters, self-assessment devices, evaluation exercises, and illustrations, 'Resume, Application, And Letter Tips For People With Hot And Not-So-Hot Backgrounds' is a welcome and well-presented instruction manual that will prove especially valuable for novice job seekers and those re-entering the job market.

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