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Best résumés for college students and new grads / Louise M. Kursmark.

Kursmark, Louise. (Author).
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Location: IAHS STACKS HF5383 .K867 2006
Barcode: 30731101093775
Status: Available

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  • ISBN: 1593572387 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9781593572389 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: vi, 234 p. ; 28 cm.
  • Edition: 2nd ed.
  • Publisher: Indianapolis, IN : JIST Works, c2006.

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General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction : Thirteen steps to an effective resume -- pt. 1. Working toward your new career -- ch. 1. Proving your value to employers -- Step 1 : identify your job target and write job target statements -- Step 2 : identify your core job qualifications -- Step 3 : compile evidence of your hard and soft skills -- ch. 2. Writing your resume -- Step 4 : start strongly with well-organized contact information -- Step 5 : sell your strongest qualifications in a powerful skills summary -- Step 6 : emphasize education as a key credential -- Step 7 : describe your work experience with a focus on skills and achievements -- Step 8 : add the extras to give you a competitive advantage -- Step 9 : format, edit, and polish your draft -- Step 10 : cross-check your evidence against core job qualifications -- Step 11 : proofread your final resume -- ch. 3. Managing your job search, online and off -- Step 12 : convert your resume for an online job search -- Step 13 : make networking work for you -- ch. 4. Writing effective job search letters -- Cover letters -- Networking letters -- Thank-you letters -- pt. 2. Sample resumes for college graduates and students -- ch. 5. Resumes for associate degree graduates -- ch. 6. Resumes for internship and co-op applicants -- ch. 7. Resumes for graduates with bachelor's degrees -- ch. 8. Resumes for graduates with advanced degrees -- ch. 9. Resumes for "average" students -- ch. 10. Resumes and strategies for nontraditional students -- Appendix : Resume development worksheet -- Find a professional resume writer -- Index.
Subject: Résumés (Employment)
College students > Employment.
College graduates > Employment.
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