An insider shows how to tailor a résumé that sets applicants apart from a sea of candidates. Recruiting director Brad Karsh has worked with thousands of misguided job seekers. Now he?s putting his experience into print, with step-by-step guidelines to improve the wording, content, and format of any résumé. Knowing how employers choose candidates, the author shows how to make a résumé stand out. Whether readers are looking to make a career change, re-enter the workforce, find a first job, or acquire an internal position, Karsh demonstrates how to transform any résumé?and get results. Includes advice for: ? First jobs ? Re-entering the work force ? Applicants who have been laid off ? Career changes ? Older applicants ? And more
How to say it on your résumé
a top recruiting director's guide to writing the perfect résumé for every job
New York : Prentice Hall Press, 2009.
x, 292 p. ;,24 cm.
What qualities are recruiting directors looking for in a resume? ; How do you write a great resume? ; Sections of your resume ; Resume format and visual impact ; Special tips for online resumes
The career change
Seeking internal promotion
Frequent job changer
Moving up in an industry
Stuck in a rut
Wondering what else is out there
Fifteen or more years of experience
First job after second degree
From student to professional
Appendices. Powerful action verbs ; Resume writing checklist ; The cover letter.
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Statement of Responsibility:
Brad Karsh ; with Courtney Pike