Signs of a Great Résumé: Veterans Edition: How to Write a Résumé that Speaks for Itself

Signs of a Great Résumé: Veterans Edition: How to Write a Résumé that Speaks for Itself

by Scott Vedder


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This book is your field manual to help you on your next important mission: to get a great new job in the civilian sector! Learn how to explain and quantify your valuable military experience in a way civilian recruiters can understand.

Signs of a Great Résumé: Veterans Edition helps veterans, transitioning service members and their families write a résumé that speaks for itself, using !@#$%, the Signs of a Great Résumé. Each sign helps you describe your proud military experience, highlight your outstanding achievements and showcase your skills.

! Experiences that were “amazing!”
@ Defining places, dates and things
# Numbers that prove past successes
$ Dollar values of your contributions
% Figures that growth and results

Tell civilian recruiters, "I am a P.A.T.R.I.O.T." Learn to highlight the military values and characteristics that make you a great candidate for the civilian workplace.

#1 best-selling author Scott Vedder has brought his expertise on veterans résumés to the White House, the Pentagon and beyond. Let him help you!

So what are you waiting for? Buy this book today and get to work soldier!

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781494918347
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 03/05/2014
Pages: 182
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.39(d)

About the Author

Scott Vedder is the author of Signs of a Great Résumé, the #1 best-selling résumé book on He conducted over 5,000 interviews as a Fortune 100 recruiter and now serves as a résumé expert, guest speaker and career coach.

Scott met with First Lady Michelle Obama and other senior government officials at the Veterans Institute in Orlando as part of his work to help veterans find meaningful employment. Scott received personal invitations to meet in the Office of the First Lady at the White House and in the Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff at the Pentagon as an expert on veterans résumés. Now Scott is pleased to offer his expertise to veterans, transitioning service members and military families all over the world in his newest release, Signs of a Great Résumé: Veterans Edition.

Scott has taught thousands of students in résumé workshops at colleges and universities, non-profit organizations and corporate events. Scott's book has been endorsed as "Recommended Reading" by groups including the Central Florida Employment Council and Central Florida Jobs initiative. Scott has been recognized by the Metropolitan Business Association Chamber of Commerce, the Society for Human Resource Management and many other groups.

Scott has been featured as a career expert in nationally-syndicated newspaper columns and on international blogs from Europe to South America. He's also been interviewed live on dozens of radio programs and television news.

Scott regularly appears for in-person engagements throughout Orlando and Tampa, Florida. Scott is also available for virtual meetings and for travel across the country.

Ask Scott why your résumé should be full of !@#$%, the Signs of a Great Résumé.

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