Expert Resumes for Baby BoomersBook - 2007
This Book Is for You If... You are at your prime career performance level and are seeking a promotion and increased responsibilities. You are looking for more meaning or balance in your work/life and are seeking a career transition exclusively for that purpose. You are returning to the workforce after an extended absence due to parenting, caring for aging parents, taking a sabbatical, layoff, or some other reason, and think you might have trouble getting a job. To get the best jobs, you must develop a powerful, performance-based resume that communicates your qualifications in a strong and effective written presentation that emphasizes your skills rather than your age. This book shows you how! Resume Writing Secrets from the Pros For most people, the hardest part of writing a resume is getting started. In this book, professional resume writers Wendy Enelow and Louise Kursmark give you the help you need to start-and pull together a stunning resume with ease! The top nine resume strategies for getting noticed and getting interviews, plus format and presentation standards, Step-by-step writing instructions, with examples every step of the way, Techniques for choosing the best resume type for your situation, Hints for creating electronic resumes, An extensive directory of job search resources on the Web relevant to baby boomers. Book jacket.
Publisher: Indianapolis : JIST Works, c2007
Branch Call Number: 650.142 E56eb
Characteristics: xix, 268 pages ; 28 cm