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Best Canadian Resumes: 150+ Best Canadian-Rormat Resumes by "Best Canadian Résumés" is written by and for Canadians. It will enable you to: Clarify your job search goals and articulate your qualifications. Market yourself with a robust brand identity and value proposition. Employ proven strategies used by professional résumé writers. Address critical Canadian components such as spelling and grammar. Comply with Canadian legislative requirements related to résumé writing. Create a superb résumé that will outshine the competition. -- Book cover.
Call Number: HF5383 .G73 2013
Publication Date: 2013
Knock 'Em Dead Resumes by Resumes are among the most important documents people ever write. And in a competitive marketplace, they matter even more. In twelve simple steps, Martin Yate shows how to craft top-flight professional resumes that showcase applicants' strengths and demonstrates what they can contribute to employers. This ninth edition of Knock 'em Dead Resumes features: *A new introduction by the author reviewing today's job market and changes in how resumes are reviewed *Updated information on how to develop an online resume *New resume samples for today's hot jobs in such fields as health care and technology For today's job seekers striving to command employers' attention, this is the definitive resource for creating a resume that will impress. AUTHOR: Martin Yate is a bestselling author of numerous books on career management. A former Director of Personnel for Bell Industries' Computer Memory Division, he is also the author of Knock 'em Dead Resumes and Knock 'em Dead Cover Letters. *
Call Number: HF5383 .Y38 2010
Publication Date: 2010
Resume 101 by Minimal job experience? No problem! nbsp; You've just graduated and are ready to land your first real job after college or high school. But how do you write the first résumé and cover letter of your career if you don't have any previous jobs to list? How do you stand out above the other applicants--including people with more experience who are out of work--with your summer job at the diner, internship at the local paper, or spot on the Ultimate Frisbee team? nbsp; Dr. Q to the rescue! For two decades, communication professor Quentin Schultze has been teaching résumé-writing to college students and recent graduates, helping them identify their strengths and transferable skills from their unique life experiences--from extracurriculars to part-time jobs to internships to volunteering. With Résumé 101, you'll discover the secrets to composing strong, impressive resumes and cover letters, such as: nbsp; nbsp; What to include when you lack professional experience nbsp; How to get great references and recommendations nbsp; Why to use a summary rather than objective statement nbsp; When to include hobbies, travel, and technology skills nbsp; What to do if your GPA isn't sky-high nbsp; Which designs and basic formats work the best nbsp; Where to find the perfect verbs and adjectives for a specific job nbsp; nbsp; With Dr. Q's help, you'll soon have a résumé and cover letter that will show hiring managers who you really are, why you're prefect for your dream job, and why they should choose you.
Call Number: HF5383 .S3275 2012
Publication Date: 2012
Ferguson's Career Tips: 4 Things to Immediately Take Off Your Résumé